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The Resource Blood simple, Ben Barenholtz presents a River Road production ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; directed by Joel Coen

Blood simple, Ben Barenholtz presents a River Road production ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; directed by Joel Coen

Label
Blood simple
Title
Blood simple
Statement of responsibility
Ben Barenholtz presents a River Road production ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; directed by Joel Coen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Marty, the owner of a Texas backwoods bar, hires a man to kill his cheating wife and her boyfriend, he opens a door into the criminal world that he'll never be able to shut. The sleazy hit man decides instead to shoot Marty, thereby collecting his unearned fee and eliminating the only person who could implicate him-- or so he thinks
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld ; music, Carter Burwell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, English, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
B5663 2008
PerformerNote
John Getz, Frances McDormand, Dan Hedaya, Samm-Art Williams, M. Emmet Walsh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1935-
  • 1946-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barenholtz, Ben
  • Coen, Joel
  • Coen, Ethan
  • Getz, John
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Hedaya, Dan
  • Williams, Samm-Art
  • Walsh, M. Emmet
  • River Road Productions
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Film Co
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder for hire
  • Adultery
  • Private investigators
  • Deception
  • Murderers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Blood simple, Ben Barenholtz presents a River Road production ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; directed by Joel Coen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut, widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904112853
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244449478
  • (Sirsi) o244449478
  • (OCoLC)244449478
  • 574521
  • 574521
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, single layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blood simple, Ben Barenholtz presents a River Road production ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; directed by Joel Coen
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut, widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904112853
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn244449478
  • (Sirsi) o244449478
  • (OCoLC)244449478
  • 574521
  • 574521
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, single layer, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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