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Uniform Title Big fish (Motion picture)
Title Big fish [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents ; a Jinks, Cohen Company, Zanuck Company production ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks ; screenplay by John August ; directed by Tim Burton.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2004]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    BIG    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    BIG    Lost
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the novel: Big fish / by Daniel Wallace.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features (52 min.): optional audio commentary by Burton; "Edward Bloom at large" featurette (9 min.); "Amos at the Circus" featurette (with Danny DeVito, 5 min.); "Fathers and sons" featurette (7 min.); "Tim Burton : storyteller" making-of featurette (7 min.); "A fairytale world" featurette (10 min.); "Creature features" featurette about Stan Winston Studios (6 min.); "The author's journey" featurette (with Daniel Wallace & John August, 8 min.); "The finer points" trivia quiz (about the career of Tim Burton); trailer (in previews: 3 min.).
Credits Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Dennis Gassner.
Cast Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Helena Bonham Carter, Alison Lohman, Robert Guillaume, Marion Cotillard, Steve Buscemi, Danny DeVito.
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 youth.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for a fight scene, some images of nudity and a suggestive reference.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional subtitles in English or French ; closed-captioned.
Subject Terminally ill parents -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama
Tall tales -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Zanuck, Richard D.
Cohen, Bruce
Jinks, Dan.
August, John.
Burton, Tim, 1958-
McGregor, Ewan, 1971-
Finney, Albert, 1936-
Crudup, Billy, 1968-
Lange, Jessica
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966-
Lohman, Alison, 1979-
Guillaume, Robert
Cotillard, Marion, 1975-
Buscemi, Steve, 1958-
DeVito, Danny
Rousselot, Philippe, 1945-
Lebenzon, Chris
Elfman, Danny.
Atwood, Colleen.
Gassner, Dennis.
Wallace, Daniel, 1959- Big fish.
Columbia Pictures
Jinks/Cohen Company.
Zanuck Company.
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1404930388
9781404930384
Standard No. 043396008373
043396008380
043396156418
Music No. 00837 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
00838 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
15641 Columbia Pictures

 
    
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