The getaway
The getaway


Uniform Title
Getaway (Motion picture : 1972)

Deluxe ed.

Publication Information
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2005]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1972.
Based on the novel by Jim Thompson.
Special features: theatrical trailer ; commentaries by producer Nick Redman and authors Paul Seydor, Garner Simmons, and David Weddle ; 1972 "virtual" commentary by Peckinpah, McQueen, McGraw.

A convict leaves jail in Texas on a parole arranged by a crooked politician, and promptly joins his wife in planning a bank robbery.

Reading Level
Rated PG.

Bank robberies -- Texas -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Criminals -- Texas -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Man-woman relationships -- Texas -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Escapes -- Texas -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Adultery -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Crime films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
Peckinpah, Sam, 1925-1984.
Hill, Walter, 1942-
Foster, David, 1929-
Brower, Mitchell.
McQueen, Steve, 1930-1980.
MacGraw, Ali.
Johnson, Ben, 1918-1996.
Struthers, Sally.
Lettieri, Al, 1928-1975.
Pickens, Slim.
Thompson, Jim, 1906-1977.

Added Corporate Author
National General Pictures.
Solar Productions.
First Artists (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)

Electronic Access
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