The Resource O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; producer, Ethan Coen ; writers, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; director, Joel Coen, (DVD)

O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; producer, Ethan Coen ; writers, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; director, Joel Coen, (DVD)

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 ; producer, Ethan Coen ; writers, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; director, Joel Coen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
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Awards note
  • Golden Globe, 2001, Best performance by an actor in a motion picture, Comedy/Musical (George Clooney)
  • Sierra Award, 2000, Best Cinematography (Roger Deakins)
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; film editors, Roderick Jaynes, Tricia Cooke ; music, T. Bone Burnett ; costume designer, Mary Zophres ; production designer, Dennis Gassner
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Dialogue in English or German, subtitles in English, German, Arabic, Bulgarian, Czech, Dutch, Hebrew, Hungarian, Portuguese and Turkish
PerformerNote
George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, Charles Durning, John Goodman, Michael Badalucco, Holly Hunter
Runtime
103
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; producer, Ethan Coen ; writers, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; director, Joel Coen, (DVD)
Label
O brother, where art thou?, Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal+ ; a Working Title production ; producer, Ethan Coen ; writers, Ethan Coen, Joel Coen ; director, Joel Coen, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Videocassette release of the 2000 motion picture
  • Based on Homer's "Odyssey"
  • Special features: interviews with Coen brothers and major cast members, "Painting with pixels" featurette on the post-production process, script to storyboard to final scene comparison, "I am a man of sorrow" music video
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (107 min.)
Isbn
9780788826887
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SALSMW
Other control number
786936144758
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 21654
  • THV21654D
Sound on medium or separate
unknown
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
Anamorphic widescreen, Dolby digital 5.1
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DVD

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