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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 DVD)

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

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
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • 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
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Roderic Jayne ; executive producers, Ben Barenholtz, Ted Pedas, Jim Pedas, Bill Durkin
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English, French or Spanish with English or 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
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
692
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
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 DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
Control code
ocn652182791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9786307763367
Other physical details
sd., col.
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo, digital sound
Label
Barton Fink, Twentieth Century Fox ; Circle Films ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan and Joel Coen, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
Control code
ocn652182791
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9786307763367
Other physical details
sd., col.
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo, digital sound

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