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The Resource Big fish, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; The Zanuck Company ; Jinks/Cohen Company ; producers, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay, John August ; director, Tim Burton, (DVD)

Big fish, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; The Zanuck Company ; Jinks/Cohen Company ; producers, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay, John August ; director, Tim Burton, (DVD)

Label
Big fish
Title
Big fish
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures Corporation ; The Zanuck Company ; Jinks/Cohen Company ; producers, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay, John August ; director, Tim Burton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his yourth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; visual effects supervisor, Kevin Scott Mack ; special effects supervisor, Hans Metz
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for a fight scene, some images of nudity and a suggestive reference
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Alison Lohman, Helena Bonham Carter, Robert Guillaume, Marion Cotillard, Matthew McGrory
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1971-
  • 1936-
  • 1968-
  • 1979-
  • 1966-
  • 1975-
  • 1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Bruce
  • Jinks, Dan
  • Zanuck, Richard D
  • August, John
  • Burton, Tim
  • McGregor, Ewan
  • Finney, Albert
  • Crudup, Billy
  • Lange, Jessica
  • Lohman, Alison
  • Bonham Carter, Helena
  • Guillaume, Robert
  • Cotillard, Marion
  • McGrory, Matthew
  • Rousselot, Philippe
  • Lebenzon, Chris
  • Elfman, Danny
  • Atwood, Colleen
  • Gassner, Dennis
  • Wallace, Daniel
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Zanuck Company
  • Jinks/Cohen Company (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Tall tales
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Big fish, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; The Zanuck Company ; Jinks/Cohen Company ; producers, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay, John August ; director, Tim Burton, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the book "Big fish: a novel of mythic proportions" by Daniel Wallace
  • Special features: four film featurettes: "Tim Burton: storyteller", "A fairytale world" "Creature features - the magic of Stan Winston Studos, "The author's journey" - Daniel Wallace's story from page to screen; three character features: "Edward Bloom at large" - take a look at the larger than life world of Edward Bloom, "Amos at the Circus" - Danny DeVito takes viewers through the Calloway Circus, "Fathers and sons" - examines the father and son dynamic; audio commentary with Tim Burton; the finer points - a Tim Burton trivia quiz; interactive triva game
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
AIH-7378
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.)
Isbn
9781404930384
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396008373
  • 043396008380
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
00837
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Big fish, Columbia Pictures Corporation ; The Zanuck Company ; Jinks/Cohen Company ; producers, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay, John August ; director, Tim Burton, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Based on the book "Big fish: a novel of mythic proportions" by Daniel Wallace
  • Special features: four film featurettes: "Tim Burton: storyteller", "A fairytale world" "Creature features - the magic of Stan Winston Studos, "The author's journey" - Daniel Wallace's story from page to screen; three character features: "Edward Bloom at large" - take a look at the larger than life world of Edward Bloom, "Amos at the Circus" - Danny DeVito takes viewers through the Calloway Circus, "Fathers and sons" - examines the father and son dynamic; audio commentary with Tim Burton; the finer points - a Tim Burton trivia quiz; interactive triva game
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
AIH-7378
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.)
Isbn
9781404930384
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396008373
  • 043396008380
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
00837
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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