The friends of Eddie Coyle
DVD
2009
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World-weary and living hand to mouth, small-time gunrunner Eddie 'Fingers' Coyle (Mitchum) works on the sidelines of the seedy Boston underworld. But when he finds himself facing a second stretch of hard time, he's forced to weigh loyalty to his criminal colleagues against snitching to stay free.

Item Details
Series:
Criterion collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs)
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 475.
Criterion collection ; 475
Subjects:
Criminal behavior -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Criminal law -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Criminals -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999. Friends of Eddie Coyle -- Film adaptations.
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999. Friends of Eddie Coyle -- Television adaptations.
Illegal arms transfers -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Loyalty -- Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Police films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Other Authors:
Boyle, Peter, 1935-2006.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Grusin, Dave.
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999. Friends of Eddie Coyle.
Jordan, Richard, 1937-1993.
Keats, Steven, 1945-1994.
Mitchum, Robert.
Monash, Paul, 1917-2003.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Rocco, Alex, 1936-2015
Ryan, Mitchell.
Santos, Joe.
Yates, Peter, 1929-2011.
ISBN:
9781604651430
Edition:
Special ed.
Publisher, Date:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c2009.
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (44 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm.).
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: R.
CHVR: NR.
Notes:
Based on the novel by George V. Higgins.
Special features: New transfer, approved by director Peter Yates; audio commentary featuring Peter Yates; stills gallery; essays "They were expendable" by Kent Jones and "The last celluloid desperado" by Grover Lewis.
Videodisc release of the 1973 motion picture by Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Producer, Paul Monash ; director, Peter Yates ; screenplay, Paul Monash ; photography, Victor J. Kemper ; editor, Patricia Lewis Jaffe ; music, Dave Grusin.
Robert Mitchum, Peter Boyle, Richard Jordan, Alex Rocco, Steven Keats, Joe Santos, Mitchell Ryan.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital.
For private home use only.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC1803D
Link to PAC
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