A man and a woman try desperately to escape the totalitarian regime they live in that bans nearly all free-thinking and love itself.
Nineteen eighty-four (Motion picture : 1984).
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert (illustrations ; 38 x 48 cm folded to 19 x 12 cm).
4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Title on container and disc label: 1984
George Orwell's Nineteen eighty-four
George Orwell's 1984
Based on the book by George Orwell.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Includes two soundtracks with different musical options: an electronic one by the Eurythmics and an orchestral one by Dominic Muldowney.
Special features: interviews with director Michael Radford and cinematographer Roger Deakins; interview with David Ryan, author of George Orwell on screen; behind-the-scenes footage; trailer; on insert, essay by writer and performer A.L. Kennedy.
Richard Burton, John Hurt, Suzanna Hamilton, Cyril Cusack, Gregor Fisher.
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 16:9 wide screen; Dolby mono.
In English; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Criterion collection ; 984
Criterion collection ; 984.
Subjects:Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Totalitarianism -- Drama.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Burton, Richard, 1925-1984, actor.
Cusack, Cyril, 1910-1993, actor.
Fisher, Gregor, actor.
Hamilton, Suzanna, actor.
Hurt, John, 1940-2017, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Orwell, George, 1903-1950. Nineteen eighty-four.