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The Resource The fisher king, directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese, (videorecording)

The fisher king, directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese, (videorecording)

Label
The fisher king
Title
The fisher king
Statement of responsibility
directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • 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
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
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.
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
138
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
764
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mentally ill
  • Male friendship
  • Homeless persons
  • Quests
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The fisher king, directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Speical 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; Deleted scenes; Costume tests; Trailers; Plus: An essay by critic Bilge Ebiri
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
Edition
Director-approved tw0-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 minutes)
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, colour
Publisher number
CC2496DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00287237
  • 853819
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fisher king, directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Speical 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; Deleted scenes; Costume tests; Trailers; Plus: An essay by critic Bilge Ebiri
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
Edition
Director-approved tw0-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 minutes)
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, colour
Publisher number
CC2496DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00287237
  • 853819
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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