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The Resource Barton Fink, Twentieth Century Fox ; Circle Films ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan and Joel Coen, (videorecording)

Barton Fink, Twentieth Century Fox ; Circle Films ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan and Joel Coen, (videorecording)

Label
Barton Fink
Title
Barton Fink
Statement of responsibility
Twentieth Century Fox ; Circle Films ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan and Joel Coen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In Hollywood on the eve of World War II, Barton Fink, the New York playwright, arrives to work as a screenwriter. He is assigned a low-brow wrestling movie, and quickly develops writer's block, which is aggravated by the seedy hotel he is staying in and his aggressively jovial neighbor, Charlie. Barton's struggle to create a truly great screenplay leads from the strange and unproductive to the terrifying and surreal
Cataloging source
IAD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editor, Roderic Jayne ; executive producers, Ben Barenholtz, Ted Pedas, Jim Pedas, Bill Durkin
Language note
Closed-captioned. English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional English and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
John Turturro, John Goodman, Judy Davis, Michael Lerner, John Mahoney, Jon Polito, Steve Buscemi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coen, Joel
  • Coen, Ethan
  • Turturro, John
  • Goodman, John
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Circle Films
  • Fox Video (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
117
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Barton Fink, Twentieth Century Fox ; Circle Films ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan and Joel Coen, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features include deleted scenes, treatrical trailers, still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
52304322
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543073802
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52304322
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo, digital sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Barton Fink, Twentieth Century Fox ; Circle Films ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan and Joel Coen, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features include deleted scenes, treatrical trailers, still gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
52304322
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543073802
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52304322
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo, digital sound
Video recording format
DVD

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