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

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

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
  • 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for language, and violence
Language note
English dialogue; English subtitles
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
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mentally ill
  • Male friendship
Technique
live action
Label
The fisher king, directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • 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
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
Criterion collection.
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
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2124904
  • (OCoLC)908696614
  • (OCoLC)ocn908696614
  • 2124904
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The fisher king, directed by Terry Gilliam ; produced by Lynda Obst ; screenwriten by Richard La Gravenese
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet
  • 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
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
Criterion collection.
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
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2124904
  • (OCoLC)908696614
  • (OCoLC)ocn908696614
  • 2124904
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Surround
Video recording format
DVD

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