The fisher king
Blu-ray
2015
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Parry is a homeless history professor who lives in a fantasy world full of castles, Red Knights, and damsels in distress. Jack is New York's number one shock deejay, until the day his off-hand arrogance triggers a tragedy that ruins his career. Penniless and without prospects, Jack finds himself plucked from disaster by the most improbable of saviors, Parry.

Item Details
Series:
Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs)
Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs) ; 764.
The Criterion collection
The Criterion collection ; 764
Subjects:
Homeless persons -- Drama.
Male friendship -- Drama.
Mentally ill -- Drama.
Genre:
Comedy films.
Fantasy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Bourne, Mel, production designer.
Bridges, Jeff, 1949- actor.
Bridgewater, Stephen W., interviewee (expression)
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Ebiri, Bilge, writer of supplementary textual content.
Fenton, George, composer (expression)
Gilliam, Terry, film director.
Greco, Keith, interviewee (expression)
Hill, Debra, film producer.
Jefferds, Vincent (Production designer), interviewee (expression)
Jeter, Michael, actor. 1952-2003
LaGravenese, Richard, screenwriter.
Obst, Lynda Rosen, film producer.
Pásztor, Beatrix, 1958- costume designer.
Pierce, David Hyde, actor.
Plummer, Amanda, actor.
Pratt, Roger, director of photography.
Ruehl, Mercedes, actor.
Tri-Star Pictures, presenter, production company.
Walker, Lesley, editor of moving image work.
Williams, Robin, 1951-2014, actor.
ISBN:
9781681430072
Edition:
Director-approved Blu-ray special edition.
Description:
1 Blu-ray disc (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
video file Blu-ray region A
Target Audience Note:
MPAA: R; for language, and violence.
CHVR: 14A.
Other Title:
Fisher king (Motion picture)
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Widescreen (1.78:1).
Special features: Audio commentary featuring director Terry Gilliam; New interviews with Gilliam; producer Lynda Obst, screenwriter Richard La Gravenese, and actors Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer, and Mercedes Ruehl; New interviews with artists Keith Greco and Vincent Jefferds on the creation of the film's Red Knight; Interview from 2006 with actor Robin Williams; New video essay featuring Bridges's on-set photographs; Footage from 1991 of Bridges training as a radio personality with acting coach Stephen Bridgewater; Deleted scenes, with optional commentary by Giliam; Costume tests; trailers; Plus, an essay by critic Bilge Ebiri.
Costume designer, Beatrix Pasztor ; music by George Fenton ; editor, Lesley Walker ; production designer, Mel Bourne ; director of photography, Roger Pratt.
Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Amanda Plummer, Mercedes Ruehl, Michael Jeter, William Jay Marshall, Chris Howell, David Pierce.
English dialogue; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC2495BD
11311387
Link to PAC
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