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The three burials of Melquiades Estrada

Author: Michael Fitzgerald, (Producer)Tommy Lee JonesGuillermo Arriaga JordánBarry PepperJulio CedilloAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Needing to keep his honor-bound commitment, Texas ranch foreman Pete returns the body of illegal Mexican immigrant ranch-hand Melquiades Estrada to his preferred resting place in the Mexican wilderness. Estrada had been accidentally shot by Mike, a newly-arrived U.S. border patrolman. Pete forces Mike to participate in his cross-country ritual of duty -- a voyage filled with revenge and redemption that will change  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Western films
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Western
Crime
Police
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Fitzgerald, (Producer); Tommy Lee Jones; Guillermo Arriaga Jordán; Barry Pepper; Julio Cedillo; Dwight Yoakam; January Jones; Melissa Leo; Levon Helm; Mel Rodriguez; Cecilia Suárez; Chris Menges; Marco Beltrami; EuropaCorp.; Javelina Film Company.; Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1424814774 9781424814770
OCLC Number: 65171540
Language Note: Dialogue in English with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: commentary with actor/director Tommy Lee Jones and actors Dwight Yoakam and January Jones ; previews.
Credits: Director of photography, Chris Menges ; editor, Roberto Silvi ; music, Marco Beltrami ; costume designer, Kathleen Kiatta ; production designer, Merideth Boswell ; visual effects supervisor, Jam Abelanet ; art direction, Jeff Knipp ; set decoration, Phil Shirey.
Cast: Tommy Lee Jones, Barry Pepper, Julio Cedillo, Dwight Yoakam, January Jones, Melissa Leo, Levon Helm, Mel Rodriguez, Cecilia Suárez.
Awards: Cannes Film Festival, 2005: Best Actor (Tommy Lee Jones) ; Best Screenplay (Guillermo Arriaga).
Target Audience: Rating: R; for language, violence and sexuality.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; full screen (1.33:1) and anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentations.
Responsibility: Europa Corp. ; The Javelina Film Company ; produced by Michael Fitzgerald, Tommy Lee Jones ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; directed by Tommy Lee Jones.

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Needing to keep his honor-bound commitment, Texas ranch foreman Pete returns the body of illegal Mexican immigrant ranch-hand Melquiades Estrada to his preferred resting place in the Mexican wilderness. Estrada had been accidentally shot by Mike, a newly-arrived U.S. border patrolman. Pete forces Mike to participate in his cross-country ritual of duty -- a voyage filled with revenge and redemption that will change both men forever -- and bring some semblance of meaning to the senseless death of Pete's good friend.

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