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

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

Label
Sling blade
Title
Sling blade
Statement of responsibility
a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery ; producers, Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-five years after committing an unthinkable crime, a quiet man named Karl finally returns home. Once there, he's 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
Member of
Cataloging source
MaGrPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original music by Daniel Lanois ; editor Hughes Winborne ; director of photography, Barry Markowitz
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong language, including descriptions of violent and sexual behavior
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter, Robert Duvall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rosser, Brandon
  • Bushell, David L
  • Thornton, Billy Bob
  • Yoakam, Dwight
  • Walsh, J. T
  • Ritter, John
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Miramax Films
  • Shooting Gallery (Firm)
Runtime
135
Series statement
Miramax award-winning collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dysfunctional families
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery ; producers, Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features: 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: Billy Bob at work ; Doyle's band: The Johnsons ; Doyle gets pummeled; Doyle's dead -with introduction by Billy Bob Thornton; feature commentary by writer/director/actor Billy Bob Thornton
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1453116
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Isbn
9780788895128
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936788952
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
101231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1453116
  • (Sirsi) 1453116
System details
Blu-ray, all regions, 1.85:1; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), 2.0 Dolby digital (Spanish); 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; the Shooting Gallery ; producers, Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features: 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: Billy Bob at work ; Doyle's band: The Johnsons ; Doyle gets pummeled; Doyle's dead -with introduction by Billy Bob Thornton; feature commentary by writer/director/actor Billy Bob Thornton
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1453116
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition
Extent
1 videodisc (135 min.)
Isbn
9780788895128
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936788952
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
101231
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1453116
  • (Sirsi) 1453116
System details
Blu-ray, all regions, 1.85:1; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio (English), 2.0 Dolby digital (Spanish); 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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