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The Resource The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company ; Central Motion Pictures presents in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)

The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company ; Central Motion Pictures presents in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)

Label
The wedding banquet
Title
The wedding banquet
Statement of responsibility
the Samuel Goldwyn Company ; Central Motion Pictures presents in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee
Title variation
Xi yan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A Taiwanese gay man living in Manhattan agrees to a marriage of convenience with a mainland Chinese woman in need of a green card. His parents are thrilled, and fly to the States to help him plan a lavish wedding banquet
  • Comedy about the age-old conflict between parents and their children. In New York, the Taiwanese half of a gay couple hopes to end his parents' matchmaking by announcing that he's engaged. What he doesn't count on is that they'll fly in to meet the bride and plan the nuptials!
Cataloging source
PCX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Composer, Mader ; editor, Tim Squyres ; director of photography, Jong Lin
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • English & Mandarin; English, French & Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Ah-Leh Gua, Sihung Lung, May Chin, Winston Chao, Mitchell Lichtenstein
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1959-
  • 1953-
  • 1944-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Ang
  • Hope, Ted
  • Schamus, James
  • Feng, Guangyuan
  • Gui, Yalei
  • Lung, Sihung
  • Chin, May
  • Chao, Winston
  • Lichtenstein, Mitchell
  • Mader
  • Samuel Goldwyn Co
  • Zhong yang dian ying shi ye gu fen you xian gong si
  • Good Machine (Firm)
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Taiwanese
  • Gay men
  • Intercountry marriage
  • Chinese
  • Families
  • Weddings
  • Dinners and dining
  • Foreign films
  • Gay men
  • Gay couples
  • Taiwanese
  • Taiwanese Americans
  • Gay men
  • Interethnic dating
  • Illegal aliens
  • Homosexuales varone
  • Homosexuales varone
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company ; Central Motion Pictures presents in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • "This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit your TV screen."
  • Special features: featurette titled A forbidden passion, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
55702333
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780792860792
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
027616906915
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1006505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55702333
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wedding banquet, the Samuel Goldwyn Company ; Central Motion Pictures presents in association with Good Machine ; an Ang Lee film ; screenplay by Ang Lee, Neil Peng, James Schamus ; produced by Ted Hope, James Schamus, Ang Lee ; directed by Ang Lee, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • "This film has been modified from its original version. It has been formatted to fit your TV screen."
  • Special features: featurette titled A forbidden passion, theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
55702333
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Isbn
9780792860792
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view.
Other control number
027616906915
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1006505
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55702333
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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