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The Resource Police Squad. : the complete series, Paramount Television ; created by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams, (VIDEORECORDING)

Police Squad. : the complete series, Paramount Television ; created by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
Police Squad. : the complete series
Title
Police Squad.
Title remainder
the complete series
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Television ; created by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Features the crime-solving adventures of Detective Frank Drebin, a Sergeant Lieutenant Captain of Police Squad, a special division of the police department. Together Drebin and his boss, Captain Ed Hocken, crack the toughest cases in the big city, encountering sight-gags, slapstick, puns, and non-sequiturs along the way
Related
Cataloging source
IFA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Police squad! (Television program)
Credits note
Music by Ira Newborn
Dewey number
791.45/75
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: Not rated ; Canadian Home Video Rating: PG: Not recommended for young children
Language note
  • In English
  • Closed-captioned
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Leslie Nielsen, Alan North
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1944-
  • 1926-2010
  • 1920-2000
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zucker, David
  • Zucker, Jerry
  • Abrahams, Jim
  • Nielsen, Leslie
  • North, Alan
  • Weiss, Robert K
  • Wuhl, Robert
  • Dante, Joe
  • Brown, Georg Stanford
  • Paramount Television
  • CBS DVD (Firm)
  • Paramount Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
150
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  • Detective and mystery plays
  • Television cop shows
  • Detectives
  • Police
  • Criminal psychology
  • Criminal investigation
Technique
live action
Label
Police Squad. : the complete series, Paramount Television ; created by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on network television in 1982
  • Collective title from disc menu. Episode titles from program screen, alternate episode titles from program narrator. Episode numbers and airdates from IMDB
  • Special features: Leslie Nielsen interview (9 min.); "Behind the freeze frames" featurette (5 min.); gag reel (5 min); casting test for Alan North (6 min.); casting test for Ed Williams (3 min.); producer's photo gallery of scenery, sets & props; list of celebrity death shots; production memo highlights, including requests for content changes and series cancellation letter
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A substantial gift (The broken promise) (ep. 01, first aired 03/04/1982) / produced by Robert K. Weiss ; written and directed by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker; optional commentary by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahmas and Robert K. Weiss -- Ring of fear (A dangerous assignment) (ep. 02, 03/11/1982) / teleplay by Tino Insana and Robert Wuhl ; story by David Misch ; directed by Joe Dante -- The butler did it (A bird in the hand) (ep. 03, 03/18/1982) / teleplay by Pat Proft ; story by Deborah Hwang and Robert K. Weiss ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown ; optional commentary by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahmas and Robert K. Weiss -- Revenge and remorse (The guilty alibi) (ep. 04, 03/25/1982) / written by Nancy Steen and Neil Thompson ; directed by Paul Krasny -- Rendezvous at Big Gulch (Terror in the neighborhood) (ep. 05, 07/01/1982) / teleplay by Nancy Steen and Neil Thompson ; story by Pat Proft ; directed by Reza S. Badiyi.-- Testimony of evil (Dead men don't laugh) (ep. 06, 07/08/1982) / teleplay by Tino Insana and Robert Wuhl ; directed by Joe Dante ; optional commentary by Robert Wuhl
Control code
ocm76812552
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format 4:3.
Extent
1 videodisc (25 min. each ; 150 min. total)
Isbn
9781415722176
Lccn
2012601895
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04751
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76812552
System details
  • DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital mono
  • DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
"For private home viewing only"--Disc label.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Police Squad. : the complete series, Paramount Television ; created by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker and Jim Abrahams, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
  • Originally broadcast on network television in 1982
  • Collective title from disc menu. Episode titles from program screen, alternate episode titles from program narrator. Episode numbers and airdates from IMDB
  • Special features: Leslie Nielsen interview (9 min.); "Behind the freeze frames" featurette (5 min.); gag reel (5 min); casting test for Alan North (6 min.); casting test for Ed Williams (3 min.); producer's photo gallery of scenery, sets & props; list of celebrity death shots; production memo highlights, including requests for content changes and series cancellation letter
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A substantial gift (The broken promise) (ep. 01, first aired 03/04/1982) / produced by Robert K. Weiss ; written and directed by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker; optional commentary by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahmas and Robert K. Weiss -- Ring of fear (A dangerous assignment) (ep. 02, 03/11/1982) / teleplay by Tino Insana and Robert Wuhl ; story by David Misch ; directed by Joe Dante -- The butler did it (A bird in the hand) (ep. 03, 03/18/1982) / teleplay by Pat Proft ; story by Deborah Hwang and Robert K. Weiss ; directed by Georg Stanford Brown ; optional commentary by David Zucker, Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahmas and Robert K. Weiss -- Revenge and remorse (The guilty alibi) (ep. 04, 03/25/1982) / written by Nancy Steen and Neil Thompson ; directed by Paul Krasny -- Rendezvous at Big Gulch (Terror in the neighborhood) (ep. 05, 07/01/1982) / teleplay by Nancy Steen and Neil Thompson ; story by Pat Proft ; directed by Reza S. Badiyi.-- Testimony of evil (Dead men don't laugh) (ep. 06, 07/08/1982) / teleplay by Tino Insana and Robert Wuhl ; directed by Joe Dante ; optional commentary by Robert Wuhl
Control code
ocm76812552
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format 4:3.
Extent
1 videodisc (25 min. each ; 150 min. total)
Isbn
9781415722176
Lccn
2012601895
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
04751
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76812552
System details
  • DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital mono
  • DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
"For private home viewing only"--Disc label.
Video recording format
DVD

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