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

Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; 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 ; producers Brandon Rosser & David L. Bushell ; written for the screen and directed by Billy Bob Thornton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mildly retarded killer Karl Childers is released from a mental hospital, where he was placed for killing his mother and her lover, after 25 years
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Barry Markowitz ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; music, Daniel Lanois
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997 .S633
LC item number
T513 2005
PerformerNote
Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter, Lucas Black, Natalie Canerday, 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 Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
148
Series statement
Miramax collector's series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Intellectual disability
  • Murder
  • Enfermedades mentales
  • Asesinato
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; 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
  • "Exclusive director's cut"
  • Special features: disc 1: Sling Blade director's cut; 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1009484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 148 min.)
Isbn
9780788853388
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936239096
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1009484
  • (OCoLC)60504525
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sling blade, a Miramax Films release ; 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
  • "Exclusive director's cut"
  • Special features: disc 1: Sling Blade director's cut; 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1009484
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 148 min.)
Isbn
9780788853388
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936239096
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35004
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1009484
  • (OCoLC)60504525
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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