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The Resource O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; directed by Joel Coen, (videorecording)

O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; directed by Joel Coen, (videorecording)

Label
O brother, where art thou?
Title
O brother, where art thou?
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; directed by Joel Coen
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", three escaped chain gang convicts have to travel home to try and recover buried loot from a bank heist. Along the way they meet up with some strange characters
Awards note
  • Golden Globe, Best performance by an actor in a motion picture, Comedy/Musical (2001)
  • Sierra Award, Best Cinematography (2000)
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; film editors, Roderick Jaynes, Tricia Cooke ; music by T. Bone Burnett ; costume designer, Mary Zophres ; production designer, Dennis Gassner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English with subtitles in Spanish
PerformerNote
George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, Charles Durning, John Goodman, Michael Badalucco, Holly Hunter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1923-2012.
  • 1952-
  • 1958-
  • 1949-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coen, Joel.
  • Coen, Ethan.
  • Clooney, George.
  • Turturro, John
  • Nelson, Tim Blake.
  • Durning, Charles
  • Goodman, John
  • Hunter, Holly
  • Deakins, Roger A.
  • Jaynes, Roderick.
  • Cooke, Tricia
  • Burnett, T-Bone
  • Zophres, Mary.
  • Gassner, Dennis.
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Studio Canal+
  • Working Title Films
  • Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Escapes
  • Redemption
  • Depressions
  • Male friendship
  • Married people
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; directed by Joel Coen, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2000
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Inspired by Homer's "Odyssey"
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 minutes)
Isbn
9780788826887
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936144758
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
21654
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lb 91001460
  • 805112
System details
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; directed by Joel Coen, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2000
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
  • Inspired by Homer's "Odyssey"
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 minutes)
Isbn
9780788826887
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936144758
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
21654
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lb 91001460
  • 805112
System details
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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