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Arthur Miller's Death of a salesman [videorecording] / CBS presents a Roxbury and Punch production ; produced by Robert F. Colesberry ; directed by Volker Schlondorff.

Schlöndorff, Volker. (Film director). Colesberry, Robert F. (Film producer). Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- (Actor). Reid, Kate. (Actor). Lang, Stephen, 1952- (Actor). Durning, Charles, 1923-2012 (Actor). Zorich, Louis, 1924- (Actor). Malkovich, John. (Actor). Chandler, David S. (Actor). Polito, Jon. (Actor). Rossetter, Kathryn. (Actor). Signorelli, Tom, 1939- (Actor). Kozlowski, Linda. (Actor). Needle, Karen. (Actor). McIntosh, Anne. (Actor). Quinlan, Michael (Actor) (Actor). Blackwood, Christian. (Film director). North, Alex. (Composer). Burns, Mark, 1936-2007 (Film editor). Morley, Ruth. (Costume designer). Walton, Tony, 1934- (Production designer). Ballhaus, Michael, 1935- (Cinematographer). Nozik, Michael. (Contributor). D'Angerio, Alan. (Contributor). Laden, Bob. (Contributor). Michael, Danny. (Contributor). Kasarda, John. (Contributor). Franco, Robert J. (Contributor). Ogden, Rita. (Contributor). De Nicola, Victor. (Contributor). Steiner, Fred, 1923-2011 (Contributor). Wannberg, Kenneth. (Contributor). Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005 Death of a salesman. (Added Author). Castle Hill Productions. (Film director). Image Entertainment (Firm) (Film director). Starring Dustin Hoffman (Willy Loman), Kate Reid (Linda Loman), Stephen Lang (Happy), Charles Durning (Charley), Louis Zorich (Ben), John Malkovich (Biff), David S. Chandler (Bernard), Jon Polito (Howard), Kathy Rossetter (woman from Boston), Tom Signorelli (Stanley), Linda Kozlowski (Miss Forsythe), Karen Needle (Letta), Anne McIntosh (Jenny), Michael Quinlan (waiter). (Cast).

Available copies

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

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Stan Getz Library DVD 7026 37684001098201 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: Chatsworth, CA : Distributed exclusively by Image Entertainment ; [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the play by Arthur Miller.
"Adapted from the New York Broadway production staged by Michael Rudman."
Produced as television motion picture in 1985.
Special features: "Private conversations : on the set of Death of a Salesman," a feature-length documentary by Christian Blackwood on the intensive process of bringing a classic stage work to the screen; still gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Alex North ; edited by Mark Burns, David Ray ; costume designer, Ruth Morley ; production designer, Tony Walton ; director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; production manager, Michael Nozik ; first assistant director, Joseph Reidy ; second assistant director, Ann B. Egbert ; hair design, Alan D'Anerio ; Dustin Hoffman's make-up by Bob Laden ; production sound mixer, Danny Michael ; art director, John Kasarda ; set decorator, Robert J. Franco ; make-up artist, Rita Ogden ; hair stylist, Victor De Nicola, Jr. ; for Hastings Sound Editorial, Inc.: orchestration, Fred Steiner ; music editor, Kenneth Wannberg ; assistant music editor, Tom Carlson ; music scoring mixer, Don Wailin, Record Plant Scoring ; re-recording mixer, Tom Fleischman ; title design, Joe Caroff.
Participant or Performer Note:
Starring Dustin Hoffman (Willy Loman), Kate Reid (Linda Loman), Stephen Lang (Happy), Charles Durning (Charley), Louis Zorich (Ben), John Malkovich (Biff), David S. Chandler (Bernard), Jon Polito (Howard), Kathy Rossetter (woman from Boston), Tom Signorelli (Stanley), Linda Kozlowski (Miss Forsythe), Karen Needle (Letta), Anne McIntosh (Jenny), Michael Quinlan (waiter).
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Per Internet movie database, originally broadcast August 16, 1985.
Summary, etc.:
Dark drama of a failed man, Willy Loman, whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Movie made for television.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital mono.
Subject: Business failures > Drama.
Sales personnel > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Genre: Made-for-TV movies.
Film adaptations.

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