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Amblin' [motion picture] /
directed and written by Steven Spielberg ; produced by Denis C. Hoffman.
imprint
[Los Angeles, CA] : United Productions of America, 1970.
description
1 film reel (24 min.; ca. 864 ft.) : sd., col. ; 16 mm.
format(s)
Motion Picture Films
Holdings
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imprint
[Los Angeles, CA] : United Productions of America, 1970.
credits note
Photography by Allen Daviau; music by Michael Lloyd; in charge of production, Ralph Barris; unit manager, Murray Weymouth; special photographic effects, Jim McIntyre; theme song composed by October Country; continuity, Anne Spielberg; production assistants, Marty Williams ... [et al.].
general note
Cinefx appears on leader and may be production company.
Copyright: Denis C. Hoffman; 17Sep70; LU3607.
Multi media reviews index, 1970, p. 3 lists distributor as Sigma III Corp. and year of release as 1968; other sources cited below list distributor as United Productions of America and year of release as 1970; probably released theatrically by Four Star Releasing in 1970 per poster for film.
Sources used: Landers film reviews, v. 15, no. 4, p. 1; Booklist, v. 69, no. 2, p. 71; Multi media reviews index, 1972, p. 6.
performer
Pamela McMyler, Richard Levin.
abstract
Spielberg's first film (and the origin of the name of his production company) is about a young hitch-hiker who meets a young woman on the road in his journey to the Pacific coast. The film uses music instead of dialogue in the development of their relationship.
catalogue key
1673267
target audience
General.

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