My Library Account

Record Details

Catalog Search

The year of living dangerously [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; A Freddie Fields presentation ; A McElroy & McElroy production ; director, Peter Weir ; producer, James McElroy.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center DVD 6785 37684001089441 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Turner Entertainment ; c2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel of the same title by C.J. Koch.
Was originally created as a motion picture in 1982.
Includes theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Writers, David Williamson, Peter Weir, C.J. Koch ; director of photography, Russell Boyd ; film editor, William Anderson ; original music by Maurice Jarre.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mel Gibson, Sigourney Weaver, Bill Kerr, Michael Murphy, Linda Hunt, Noel Ferrier.
Summary, etc.:
Guy Hamilton, an ambitious Australian reporter on his first overseas assignment, is befriended by a Eurasian cameraman, Billy Kwan, with connections in high places. Hamilton soon gains an entree to Indonesian Communist Party leaders, as well as insight into Jakarta's grim realities on the eve of a major political upheaval.
Target Audience Note:
Rated : PG.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; region 4 PAL ; widescreen (16 x9), 2.35:1.
Language Note:
Language options: English, French, Spanish ; subtitle options: English, French, Spanish.
Subject: Indonesia > Drama.
Journalists > Drama.
Genre: Films for the hearing impaired.
Political films.
Feature films.

Additional Resources