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The Resource The fisher king, Tristar Pictures presents ; directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Debra Hill, Lynda Obst ; written by Richard LaGravenese

The fisher king, Tristar Pictures presents ; directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Debra Hill, Lynda Obst ; written by Richard LaGravenese

Label
The fisher king
Title
The fisher king
Statement of responsibility
Tristar Pictures presents ; directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Debra Hill, Lynda Obst ; written by Richard LaGravenese
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Parry is a homeless history professor who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights, and damsels in distress. Jack is New York's number one shock deejay, until the day his off-hand arrogance triggers a tragedy that ruins his career. Penniless and without prospects, Jack finds himself plucked from disaster by the most improbable of saviors, Parry
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Fisher king (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, George Fenton ; editor, Lesley Walker ; director of photography, Roger Pratt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for language, and violence
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F574 2015
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer, Mercedes Ruehl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-2014
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gilliam, Terry
  • Obst, Lynda Rosen
  • Williams, Robin
  • Bridges, Jeff
  • Plummer, Amanda
  • Ruehl, Mercedes
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
138
Series statement
Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Mentally ill
  • Male friendship
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The fisher king, Tristar Pictures presents ; directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Debra Hill, Lynda Obst ; written by Richard LaGravenese
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: New, restored 2k digital transfer, approved by director; Audio commentary featuring Gilliam; New interview with Gilliam, producer, screenwriter, actors, with artists; Interview from 2006 with actor Robin Williams; New video essay; Bridges training as a radio personality; Deleted scenes; Costume tests; Trailers; Plus: An essay by critic Bilge Ebiri
Accompanying material
1 fold-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 min.)
Isbn
9781681430089
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515149013
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • CC2496DDVD
  • CC2496D
  • CC2496D-1
  • CC2496D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn908696614
  • (Sirsi) o908696614
  • (OCoLC)908696614
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital (5.1 Surround)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fisher king, Tristar Pictures presents ; directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Debra Hill, Lynda Obst ; written by Richard LaGravenese
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: New, restored 2k digital transfer, approved by director; Audio commentary featuring Gilliam; New interview with Gilliam, producer, screenwriter, actors, with artists; Interview from 2006 with actor Robin Williams; New video essay; Bridges training as a radio personality; Deleted scenes; Costume tests; Trailers; Plus: An essay by critic Bilge Ebiri
Accompanying material
1 fold-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 min.)
Isbn
9781681430089
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515149013
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • CC2496DDVD
  • CC2496D
  • CC2496D-1
  • CC2496D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn908696614
  • (Sirsi) o908696614
  • (OCoLC)908696614
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital (5.1 Surround)
Video recording format
DVD

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