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Big fish

Author: Richard D ZanuckBruce CohenDan JinksJohn AugustTim BurtonAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2004] ©2004
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth.
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Genre/Form: Videodiscs
Fantasy films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Film adaptations
Drama
Films for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Daniel Wallace; Daniel Wallace
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Zanuck; Bruce Cohen; Dan Jinks; John August; Tim Burton; Ewan McGregor; Albert Finney; Billy Crudup; Jessica Lange; Helena Bonham Carter; Alison Lohman; Robert Guillaume; Marion Cotillard; Steve Buscemi; Danny DeVito; Philippe Rousselot; Chris Lebenzon; Danny Elfman; Colleen Atwood; Dennis Gassner; Daniel Wallace; Columbia Pictures,; Jinks/Cohen Company,; Zanuck Company,; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm); Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1404930388 9781404930384
OCLC Number: 54347266
Language Note: In English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English or French; Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel: Big fish / by Daniel Wallace.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features (52 min.) : Optional audio commentary by Burton -- The character's journey : "Edward Bloom at large" featurette (9 min.) ; "Amos at the Circus" featurette (with Danny DeVito, 5 min.) ; "Fathers and sons" featurette (7 min.) -- The filmmakers' path : "Tim Burton : storyteller" making-of featurette (7 min.) ; "A fairytale world" featurette (10 min.) ; "Creature features" featurette about Stan Winston Studios (6 min.) ; "The author's journey" featurette (with Daniel Wallace & John August, 8 min.) -- "The finer points": trivia quiz (about the career of Tim Burton) ; trailer (in previews: 3 min.).
Credits: Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Dennis Gassner.
Cast: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Helena Bonham Carter, Alison Lohman, Robert Guillaume, Marion Cotillard, Steve Buscemi, Danny DeVito.
Awards: Golden Globe nominations: Best picture Musical or comedy, Best Supporting Actor (Albert Finney), Best Song (Pearl Jam's "Man of the hour"), and Best Score, Danny Elfman ; Academy Award Nominee: Best Original Score, Danny Elfman.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for a fight scene, some images of nudity and a suggestive reference.; CHV rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1); Dolby digital 5.1 (English) or Dolby digital surround (French).; DVD format.
Contents: "Academy Award nominee: Best Original Score (Danny Elfman) --
4 Golden Globe nominations including Best Picture, Musical or Comedy and Best Supporting Actor."
Other Titles: Légende du gros poisson
Big fish (Motion picture)
Big fish (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures presents ; a Jinks/Cohen Company, Zanuck Company production ; produced by Richard D. Zanuck, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks ; screenplay by John August ; directed by Tim Burton.
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William Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth.

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