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The Resource Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery presents ; producers Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, (videorecording)

Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery presents ; producers Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, (videorecording)

Label
Sling blade
Title
Sling blade
Statement of responsibility
a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery presents ; producers Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
25 years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl is finally returning home. Once there, he is befriended by a fatherless boy and his mother. But when his newfound peace is shattered by the mother's abusive boyfriend, Karl is suddenly placed on a collision course with his past.
Awards note
Academy Awards, 1997: Oscar - Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Sling blade (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Barry Markowitz ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; music, Daniel Lanois
Language note
English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter, Lucas Black, Natalie Canerday, James Hampton, Robert Duvall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-2003
  • 1982-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Thornton, Billy Bob
  • Yoakam, Dwight
  • Walsh, J. T
  • Ritter, John
  • Black, Lucas
  • Canerday, Natalie
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Miramax Films
  • Shooting Gallery (Firm)
Runtime
148
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intellectual disability
  • Murder
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery presents ; producers Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Features: disc 1: feature commentary with writer/director/actor Billy Bob Thornton; disc 2: Mr. Thornton goes to Hollywood; bravo profiles: Billy Bob Thornton; a roundtable discussion with Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, Mickey Jones and producer David Bushell; a conversation with Billy Bob Thornton and Robert Duvall; a conversation with Robert Duvall; a conversation with Billy Bob Thornton and composer Daniel Lanois; The Return of Karl; On the Set: 1. Billy Bob at Work, 2. Doyle's Band: The Johnsons, 3. Doyle Gets Pummeled; "Doyle's Dead" - with introduction by Billy Bob Thornton; Sling Blade reviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm60504525
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Exclusive director's cut
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 148 min.)
Isbn
9780788853388
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936239096
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
35004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual-layer format; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery presents ; producers Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Features: disc 1: feature commentary with writer/director/actor Billy Bob Thornton; disc 2: Mr. Thornton goes to Hollywood; bravo profiles: Billy Bob Thornton; a roundtable discussion with Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, Mickey Jones and producer David Bushell; a conversation with Billy Bob Thornton and Robert Duvall; a conversation with Robert Duvall; a conversation with Billy Bob Thornton and composer Daniel Lanois; The Return of Karl; On the Set: 1. Billy Bob at Work, 2. Doyle's Band: The Johnsons, 3. Doyle Gets Pummeled; "Doyle's Dead" - with introduction by Billy Bob Thornton; Sling Blade reviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm60504525
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Exclusive director's cut
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 148 min.)
Isbn
9780788853388
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936239096
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
35004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual-layer format; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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