The Resource The odd couple, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch ; screenplay by Neil Simon ; directed by Gene Saks, (blu-ray)

The odd couple, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch ; screenplay by Neil Simon ; directed by Gene Saks, (blu-ray)

Label
The odd couple
Title
The odd couple
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch ; screenplay by Neil Simon ; directed by Gene Saks
Title variation
DrĂ´le de couple
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Following the collapse of his marriage, TV newswriter Felix Ungar decides to commit suicide in a cheap hotel room and fails. He dejectedly makes his way to the weekly poker game being held at the Riverside Drive apartment of his best friend, Oscar Madison, a divorced sportswriter. Felix accepts an invitation to share the eight room apartment, but his hypochondria and his compulsion for order and cleanliness drive the slovenly Oscar to distraction, and the two men are soon quarreling
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Robert B. Hauser ; art director, Hal Pereira, Walter Tyler ; music composer, Neal Hefti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: G; for very mild and brief adult-like-jokes, smoking scenes, and some references to alcohol
  • CHV rating: PG
Language note
English, French, or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.O33 2013
PerformerNote
Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-
  • 1916-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Saks, Gene
  • Koch, Howard W.
  • Simon, Neil
  • Lemmon, Jack
  • Matthau, Walter
  • Warner Bros. Entertainment
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
105
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  • Divorced men
  • Roommates
  • Television journalists
  • Sportswriters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The odd couple, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch ; screenplay by Neil Simon ; directed by Gene Saks, (blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Special features: Commentary by Charlie Matthau and Chris Lemmon; featurettes: In the beginning, Matthau & Lemmon/Lemmon & Matthau, Memories from the set, Inside The Odd Couple, The Odd Couple: a classic; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn843960005
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929329670
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)843960005
System details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen; DTS-HD Master Audio (English), Dolby Digital 1.0 (French, Spanish) ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The odd couple, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch ; screenplay by Neil Simon ; directed by Gene Saks, (blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968
  • Special features: Commentary by Charlie Matthau and Chris Lemmon; featurettes: In the beginning, Matthau & Lemmon/Lemmon & Matthau, Memories from the set, Inside The Odd Couple, The Odd Couple: a classic; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn843960005
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929329670
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)843960005
System details
Blu-ray disc, widescreen; DTS-HD Master Audio (English), Dolby Digital 1.0 (French, Spanish) ; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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