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Title McCabe & Mrs. Miller [videorecording] / Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Robert Altman and Brian McKay ; produced by David Foster and Mitchell Brower ; directed by Robert Altman.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [2002]

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Description 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Based on the novel "McCabe" by Edmund Naughton.
Special features: Cast & crew ; Commentary [by Robert Altman and David Foster] ; Documentary [on the making of McCabe & Mrs. Miller] ; Theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Vilmos Zsigmond ; film editor, Louis Lombardo ; songs, Leonard Cohen.
Cast Warren Beatty (McCabe), Julie Christie (Constance Miller), René Auberjonois (Sheehan), William Devane (The Lawyer), John Schuck (Smalley), Corey Fischer (Mr. Elliot), Bert Remsen (Bart Coyle), Shelley Duvall (Ida Coyle), Keith Carradine (Cowboy), Michael Murphy (Sears), Tom Hill (Archer), Hugh Millais (Butler), Manfred Schulz (Kid), Jace Van Der Veen (Breed), Linda Sorenson (Blanche), Janet Wright (Eunice), Jack Riley (Riley Quinn), Graeme Campbell (Bill Cobbs), Don Francks (Buffalo).
Summary Charismatic but dumb John McCabe arrives in a turn-of-the-century Pacific Northwest town to set up a whorehouse/tavern. Shrewd Mrs. Miller, a professional madam, arrives soon after construction begins. She offers to help McCabe run his business and the whorehouse thrives. McCabe and Mrs. Miller draw closer, despite their conflicting intelligences and philosophies. Soon, however, the mining deposits in the town attract the attention of a major corporation, which wants to buy out McCabe along with the rest. His decision has major repercussions for him, Mrs. Miller, and the town.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, or Japanese ; closed captioned.
Subject Bars (Drinking establishments) -- Drama.
Prostitution -- Drama.
Genre/Form Western films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Altman, Robert, 1925-2006.
Foster, David, 1929-
Brower, Mitchell.
McKay, Brian.
Zsigmond, Vilmos.
Beatty, Warren, 1937-
Christie, Julie, 1941-
Schulz, Manfred, (Actor.
Auberjonois, René, 1940-
Devane, William, 1939-
Schuck, John, 1940-
Fischer, Corey.
Remsen, Bert, 1925-1999.
Duvall, Shelley, 1949-
Carradine, Keith, 1949-
Murphy, Michael, 1938-
Hill, Thomas, 1917-1993.
Millais, Hugh.
Sorenson, Linda.
Wright, Janet.
Riley, Jack, 1935-
Campbell, Graeme, -1993.
Naughton, Edmund. McCabe.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title McCabe and Mrs. Miller
ISBN 0790765225
9780790765228
Standard No. 085391105527
Music No. 11055 Warner Bros.

 
    
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