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The Resource We need to talk about Kevin, BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay and Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; directed by Lynne Ramsay

We need to talk about Kevin, BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay and Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; directed by Lynne Ramsay

Label
We need to talk about Kevin
Title
We need to talk about Kevin
Statement of responsibility
BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay and Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; directed by Lynne Ramsay
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Kevin's mother struggles to love her strange child, despite the increasingly vicious things he says and does as he grows up. But Kevin is just getting started, and his final act will be beyond anything anyone imagined
  • This thriller explores the fractious relationship between a mother and her evil son
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Joe Bini ; music score, Jonny Greenwood
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Rating: R; for disturbing violence and behavior, some sexuality and language
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W4 2012
PerformerNote
Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly, Ezra Miller, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Alex Manette, Jasper Newell, Ashley Gerasimovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ramsay, Lynne
  • Swinton, Tilda
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Miller, Ezra
  • Hogan, Siobhan Fallon
  • Manette, Alex
  • Newell, Jasper
  • Gerasimovich, Ashley
  • Kinnear, Rory Stewart
  • Roeg, Luc
  • Fox, Jennifer
  • Salerno, Robert
  • Greenwood, Jonny
  • Shriver, Lionel
  • Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
  • BBC Films
  • UK Film Council
  • Independent Film (Firm)
  • Artina Films
  • Rockinghorse Films
  • Piccadilly Pictures (Firm)
  • LipSync Productions
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High school students
  • Teenage boys
  • Mothers and sons
  • Mass murder
  • Massacres
Technique
live action
Label
We need to talk about Kevin, BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay and Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; directed by Lynne Ramsay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lionel Shriver
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Special features: Behind the scenes of Kevin; Including On-set interviews with the cast and crew; Extra footage from the famous "La Tomatina" Tomato Festival in Spain; In conversation - Telluride Film Festival Honors Tilda Swinton; Interview with Lionel Shriver, author of the novel; original Theatrical trailer
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 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 Blu-ray disc (112 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • BD-OSC-043
  • R-BD-OSC-043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)786188293
  • 3022732
  • (OCoLC)ocn786188293
  • 3022732
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen, 2.35:1 aspect ratio; regions A, B, C; 1080p high definition; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround or stereophonic
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
We need to talk about Kevin, BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay and Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; directed by Lynne Ramsay
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lionel Shriver
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Special features: Behind the scenes of Kevin; Including On-set interviews with the cast and crew; Extra footage from the famous "La Tomatina" Tomato Festival in Spain; In conversation - Telluride Film Festival Honors Tilda Swinton; Interview with Lionel Shriver, author of the novel; original Theatrical trailer
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 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray version.
Extent
1 Blu-ray disc (112 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • BD-OSC-043
  • R-BD-OSC-043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)786188293
  • 3022732
  • (OCoLC)ocn786188293
  • 3022732
System details
  • Blu-ray, widescreen, 2.35:1 aspect ratio; regions A, B, C; 1080p high definition; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround or stereophonic
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
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