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O brother, where art thou?

Author: Joel CoenEthan CoenGeorge ClooneyJohn TurturroTim Blake NelsonAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Touchstone Home Video : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2001] ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", this is the story of three convicts--escapees from a prison farm in Mississippi--and their adventure as they travel home in hopes of recovering buried loot before it's lost forever in a flood.
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Genre/Form: Spanish language materials
Feature films
Materiales en español
Action and adventure films
Comedy films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Crime films
Motion pictures, British
Teatro
Named Person: Homer; Homer.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joel Coen; Ethan Coen; George Clooney; John Turturro; Tim Blake Nelson; Charles Durning; John Goodman; Michael Badalucco; Holly Hunter; Stephen Root; Chris Thomas King; Roger A Deakins; Roderick Jaynes; Tricia Cooke; T-Bone Burnett; Homer.; Touchstone Pictures,; Universal Pictures (Firm),; Studio Canal+.; Working Title Films,; Touchstone Home Video (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 0788826883 9780788826887
OCLC Number: 47146397
Language Note: English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000.
Special features include: Behind-the-scenes featurette; Painting with pixels, the groundbreaking digital production process; script to storyboard to final scene comparisons; I am a man of constant sorrow music video; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; film editors, Roderick Jaynes, Tricia Cooke ; music, T. Bone Burnett.
Cast: George Clooney, John Turturro, Tim Blake Nelson, Charles Durning, John Goodman, Michael Badalucco, Holly Hunter, Stephen Root, Chris Thomas King.
Awards: Golden Globe, 2001, Best performance by an actor in a motion picture, Comedy/Musical (George Clooney)
Sierra Award, 2000, Best Cinematography (Roger Deakins)
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC, dual layer, widescreen presentation (2.35:1); DTS 5.1 digital surround sound, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.
Contents: Sountrack music --
Title / Composer (Performer): Po Lazarus / arr. Alan Lomax (James Carter & the Prisoners) --
Big rock candy mountain / (Harry McClintock) --
You are my sunshine / Jimmie Davis\Charlie Mitchell (Norman Blake) --
Down to the river to pray / Traditional (Alisoun Krauss) --
I am a man of constant sorrow / arr. Carter Stanley\Dan Tyminski (Soggy Bottom Boys) --
Hard time killing floor blues / Nehemiah "Skip" James (Chris Thomas King) --
Keep on the sunny side / A.P. Carter (The Whites) --
I'll fly away / Albert E. Brumley (Alison Krauss\Gillian Welch) --
Didn't leave nobody but the baby / arr. Alan Lomas\Mrs. Sidney Carter\Gillian Welch\T Bone Burnett (Emmylou Harris\Alison Krauss\Gillian Welch) --
In the highways / Maybelle Carter (Sarah, Hannah and Leah Peasall) --
I am weary (let me rest) / Pete Roberts (The Cox Family) --
I am a man of constant sorrow / arr. Ed Haley (John Hartford) --
O death / Traditional (Ralph Stanley) --
In the jailhouse now / Jimmie Rodgers (The Soggy Bottom Boys) --
I am a man of constant sorrow / arr. Carter Stanley (The Soggy Bottom Boys) --
Indian war whoop / Hoyt Ming (John Hartford) --
Lonesome valley / Traditional (The Fairfield Four) --
Angel band / arr. Ralph Stanley (The Stanley Brothers).
Other Titles: O brother, where art thou? (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Touchstone Pictures and Universal Pictures present in association with Studio Canal, a Working Title production ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Ethan Coen & Joel Coen ; directed by Joel Coen.
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Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", this is the story of three convicts--escapees from a prison farm in Mississippi--and their adventure as they travel home in hopes of recovering buried loot before it's lost forever in a flood.

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