Jacknife

Format: DVD 2006
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD DVD Jacknife
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
 
Call Number  DVD Jacknife
 
 
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD JAC
Location  Penn Hills Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD JAC
 
 
Summary
Dave is a Vietnam vet who is still haunted by the war after 15 years. Living with his sister, he's become a reclusive alcoholic. But one day, his wartime buddy, Megs Megessey, turns up to change his life forever.
Additional Information
Subjects Metcalfe, Steve -- Film adaptations.
Veterans -- United States -- Drama.
Veterans -- Alcohol use -- United States -- Drama.
Veterans -- Mental health -- United States -- Drama.
Alcoholics -- United States -- Drama.
Post-traumatic stress disorder -- United States -- Drama.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- United States -- Drama.
Fellowship -- Drama.
Brothers and sisters -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Santa Monica, Calif. :Lionsgate,2006
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Strange snow.
Contributors Metcalfe, Steve.
Schaffel, Robert (Robert L.)
Baum, Carol.
Jones, David, 1934-2008.
De Niro, Robert.
Harris, Ed, 1950-
Baker, Kathy, 1950-
Metcalfe, Steve. Strange snow.
Kings Road Entertainment, Inc.
Sandollar Productions.
Schaffel Productions (Firm)
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Participants/Performers Robert De Niro, Ed Harris, Kathy Baker.
Other Contributors Music, Bruce Broughton ; editor, John Bloom ; director of photography, Brian West ; production designer, Edward Pisoni.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Language English
Closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Based on the play Strange snow by Stephen Metcalfe.
System Details DVD; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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