The fisher king
(DVD)

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Published
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2015].
Edition
Criterion collection.
ISBN
9781681430089, 1681430088
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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Published
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2015].
Format
DVD
Edition
Criterion collection.
Language
English
ISBN
9781681430089, 1681430088
UPC
715515149013

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
General Note
Speical features: New, restored 2k digital transfer, approved by director; Audio commentary featuring Gilliam; New interview with Gilliam, producer, screenwriter, actors, with artists; Interview from 2006 with actor Robin Williams; New video essay; Deleted scenes; Costume tests; Trailers; Plus: An essay by critic Bilge Ebiri.
Participants/Performers
Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer, Mercedes Ruehl.
Description
Parry is a homeless history professor who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights, and damsels in distress. Jack is New York's number one shock deejay, until the day his off-hand arrogance triggers a tragedy that ruins his career. Penniless and without prospects, Jack finds himself plucked from disaster by the most improbable of saviors, Parry.
Target Audience
Rating: R; for language, and violence.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Surround.
Language
English dialogue; English subtitles.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gilliam, T., Obst, L., Williams, R., Bridges, J., Plummer, A., & Ruehl, M. (2015). The fisher king (Criterion collection.). The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Terry, Gilliam et al.. 2015. The Fisher King. The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Terry, Gilliam et al.. The Fisher King The Criterion Collection, 2015.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Gilliam, Terry,, et al. The Fisher King Criterion collection., The Criterion Collection, 2015.

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