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The Resource The fisher king, TriStar Pictures presents a Hill/Obst production ; a Terry Gilliam film ; written by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Debra Hill & Lynda Obst ; directed by Terry Gilliam, (videorecording)

The fisher king, TriStar Pictures presents a Hill/Obst production ; a Terry Gilliam film ; written by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Debra Hill & Lynda Obst ; directed by Terry Gilliam, (videorecording)

Label
The fisher king
Title
The fisher king
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents a Hill/Obst production ; a Terry Gilliam film ; written by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Debra Hill & Lynda Obst ; directed by Terry Gilliam
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A deejay who finds himself penniless is plucked from disaster by a homeless history professor, who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights and damsels in distress. Together they begin a modern quest for redemption and the Holy Grail
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, George Fenton ; editor, Lesley Walker ; director of photography, Roger Pratt
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F57 1998
PerformerNote
Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer, Mercedes Ruehl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1951-2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gilliam, Terry
  • Hill, Debra
  • Obst, Lynda Rosen
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Bridges, Jeff
  • Williams, Robin
  • Plummer, Amanda
  • Ruehl, Mercedes
  • Fenton, George
  • Walker, Lesley
  • Pratt, Roger
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless persons
  • Homeless persons
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The fisher king, TriStar Pictures presents a Hill/Obst production ; a Terry Gilliam film ; written by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Debra Hill & Lynda Obst ; directed by Terry Gilliam, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100007067?s=1
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Interactive menus, theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 138 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381682229
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
70619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1896231
  • (OCoLC)40899836
  • (OCoLC)ocm40899836
  • 1896231
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fisher king, TriStar Pictures presents a Hill/Obst production ; a Terry Gilliam film ; written by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Debra Hill & Lynda Obst ; directed by Terry Gilliam, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100007067?s=1
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: Interactive menus, theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Deluxe widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 138 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381682229
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
70619
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1896231
  • (OCoLC)40899836
  • (OCoLC)ocm40899836
  • 1896231
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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