The Resource Pontypool, IFC Films ; Crescent Road Films ; a Shadow Shows production ; producers, Jeffrey Coghlan, Ambrose Roche ; writer, Tony Burgess ; director, Bruce McDonald

Pontypool, IFC Films ; Crescent Road Films ; a Shadow Shows production ; producers, Jeffrey Coghlan, Ambrose Roche ; writer, Tony Burgess ; director, Bruce McDonald

Label
Pontypool
Title
Pontypool
Statement of responsibility
IFC Films ; Crescent Road Films ; a Shadow Shows production ; producers, Jeffrey Coghlan, Ambrose Roche ; writer, Tony Burgess ; director, Bruce McDonald
Contributor
Distributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Shock jock Grant Mazzy has been kicked off the airwaves and now works at a small-town morning show. Another mundane day on the job quickly turns deadly when reports pile in of people developing strange speech patterns and evoking brutal acts of violence. Before long, Mazzy discovers that the behavior is actually a deadly virus being spread through language. Now, he has to decide to stay on the air in the hopes of being rescued, or provide the virus that can leap over the airwaves and into the world
Related
Cataloging source
AzPhLCL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Miroslaw Baszak ; editor, Jeremiah Munce ; music, Claude Foisy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Not rated
  • CHV rating: 14A
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P66 2013
PerformerNote
Stephen McHattie, Lisa Houle, Georgina Reilly
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1959-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Burgess, Tony
  • McDonald, Bruce
  • McHattie, Stephen
  • Houle, Lisa
  • Reilly, Georgina
  • Burgess, Tony
  • IFC Films
  • Crescent Road Films
  • Shadow Shows (Firm)
  • Alliance Films
  • Criterion-on-Demand (Firm)
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Virus diseases
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Pontypool, IFC Films ; Crescent Road Films ; a Shadow Shows production ; producers, Jeffrey Coghlan, Ambrose Roche ; writer, Tony Burgess ; director, Bruce McDonald
Link
http://media2.criterionpic.com/display/006?t=CF0869
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Adapted from the novel "Pontypool changes everything" by Tony Burgess
  • Originally distributed as a motion picture by Alliance Films, 2009
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
  • online resource
  • other
Carrier category code
  • cr
  • vz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (95 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
CF0869
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MFM)mfcCF0869
System details
Content available as downloadable file or streaming video
Video recording format
other
Label
Pontypool, IFC Films ; Crescent Road Films ; a Shadow Shows production ; producers, Jeffrey Coghlan, Ambrose Roche ; writer, Tony Burgess ; director, Bruce McDonald
Link
http://media2.criterionpic.com/display/006?t=CF0869
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Adapted from the novel "Pontypool changes everything" by Tony Burgess
  • Originally distributed as a motion picture by Alliance Films, 2009
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
  • online resource
  • other
Carrier category code
  • cr
  • vz
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (95 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribers
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • computer
  • video
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
  • v
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, sound, color
Publisher number
CF0869
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(MFM)mfcCF0869
System details
Content available as downloadable file or streaming video
Video recording format
other

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