The Resource Romero, a Paulist Picture ; a John Duigan film ; produced by Ellwood E. Kieser ; written by John Sacret Young ; directed by John Duigan

Romero, a Paulist Picture ; a John Duigan film ; produced by Ellwood E. Kieser ; written by John Sacret Young ; directed by John Duigan

Label
Romero
Title
Romero
Statement of responsibility
a Paulist Picture ; a John Duigan film ; produced by Ellwood E. Kieser ; written by John Sacret Young ; directed by John Duigan
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Romero is the true story of the Catholic priest Archbishop Oscar Romero who lived in El Salvador during the political unrest in the 1970s. The government launched a 'terror campaign' against the guerillas in an attempt to crush them. Archbishop Romero's protests against governments' actions was perceived as disloyalty. As an example to others, the government began to destroy churches and murder priests. Despite persecution, Romero continued to speak out against the atrocities the government was committing against the people of El Salvador, until his assassination
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music, Gabriel Yared; director of photography, Geoff Burton; production designer, Roger Ford; editor, Frans Vandenburg
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Language note
Soundtracks in English and Spanish; subtitles in English
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.C35
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • R66 2009
  • .R664 2009
PerformerNote
Raul Julia, Richard Jordan, Ana Alicia, Harold Gould, Eddie Velez, Tony Plana
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1937-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duigan, John
  • Julia, Raul
  • Jordan, Richard
  • Alicia, Ana
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Romero, Óscar A.
  • Catholic Church
  • El Salvador
Technique
live action
Label
Romero, a Paulist Picture ; a John Duigan film ; produced by Ellwood E. Kieser ; written by John Sacret Young ; directed by John Duigan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released by Paulist Pictures as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special feature: Behind the scenes look at making Romero
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame version.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727985013039
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
501303D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn317413101
System details
DVD; all regions; Dolby digital surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Romero, a Paulist Picture ; a John Duigan film ; produced by Ellwood E. Kieser ; written by John Sacret Young ; directed by John Duigan
Publication
Note
  • Originally released by Paulist Pictures as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special feature: Behind the scenes look at making Romero
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame version.
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727985013039
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
501303D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn317413101
System details
DVD; all regions; Dolby digital surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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