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The Resource Blood simple, Universal ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen

Blood simple, Universal ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen

Label
Blood simple
Title
Blood simple
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A jealous husband hires a detective to murder his wife and her lover
Cataloging source
ZEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld ; editors, Roderick Jaynes, Don Wiegmann ; music, Carter Burwell
Language note
English language soundtrack (surround) with optional subtitles in English, Spanish and French ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
John Getz, Frances McDormand, Dan Hedaya, Samm-Art Williams, M. Emmet Walsh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1935-
  • 1931-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coen, Joel
  • Coen, Ethan
  • Getz, John
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Hedaya, Dan
  • Walsh, M. Emmet
  • Pedas, Ted
  • Pedas, Jim
  • Barenholtz, Ben
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Williams, Samm-Art
  • River Road Productions
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder for hire
  • Private investigators
  • Adultery
  • Jealousy
  • Deception
  • Married people
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Texas
Technique
live action
Label
Blood simple, Universal ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Special features includes: feature commentary with Kenneth Loring of Forever Young Films ; theatrical trailer ; cast & filmmakers ; production notes ; scene selections
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
Control code
47993416
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780783261133
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
025192142529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
21425
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital, Dolby surround, widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blood simple, Universal ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1983
  • Special features includes: feature commentary with Kenneth Loring of Forever Young Films ; theatrical trailer ; cast & filmmakers ; production notes ; scene selections
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
Control code
47993416
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780783261133
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
025192142529
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
21425
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby digital, Dolby surround, widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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