Based on nine stories and a poem by Raymon Carver, Short Cuts is a many-sided, many-mood film with structured links making connections between clusters of characters in tales of modern urban isolation.
Director-approved special ed.
[United States] : Criterion Collection, c2008.
2 videodiscs (ca. 188 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet (10 p. ; ill.).
Target Audience Note:
Based on the writings of Raymond Carver.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: restored high-definition digital transfer; conversation between Robert Altman and Tim Robbins ; feature-length documentary on the making of Short cuts; segment from BBC Television's Moving pictures; 1 hour audio interview with Carver; demo recordings; deleted scenes.
Music producer, Hal Willner, original score composed by Mark Isham, edited by Geraldine Peroni, director of photography, Walt Lloyd.
Andie MacDowell, Bruce Davison, Tim Robbins, Julianne Moore, Matthew Modine, Robert Downey, Jr., Jack Lemmon, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Anne Archer, Fred Ward, Chris Penn, Lili Taylor, Peter Gallagher, Annie Ross, Lori Singer, Lyle Lovett, Buck Henry, Huey Lewis.
DVD, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital 5.1, NTSC.
For private home use only.
Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs)
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 265. DVD.
Criterion collection ; 265
Subjects:Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. Short stories -- Film adaptations.
Death -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Drama.
Popular culture -- United States -- Drama.
Other Authors:Altman, Robert, 1925-2006.
Carver, Raymond, 1938-1988. Short stories. DVD.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Davison, Bruce, 1946-
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965-
Gallagher, Peter, 1955-
Leigh, Jennifer Jason, 1962-
Lewis, Huey, 1951-
Robbins, Tim, 1958-
Ross, Annie, 1930-2020
Singer, Lori, 1957-
Ward, Fred, 1942-