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Henry Fool / Sony Pictures Classics ; True Fiction Pictures and the Shooting Gallery ; producer/director, Hal Hartley.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch DVD R HEN (Text) 37516001946032 DVD Movie Shelf -- Adult Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 140493202X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Mike Spiller ; editor, Steve Hamilton ; music, Hal Hartley.
Participant or Performer Note:
Thomas Jay Ryan, James Urbaniak, Parker Posey.
Summary, etc.:
Simon Grim, a nerdy young sanitation worker who lives in Queens with his depressed mother and promiscuous sister, turns out to be a brilliant poet and an overnight literary sensation, after being encouraged to write down his ideas by Henry Fool, a boozy pseudo-intellectual who rents the Grim family basement.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R, strong sexuality, violence, and language.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Cannes Film Festival: Best Screenplay.
Subject: Sanitation workers > Drama.
Authors > Drama.
Poets > Drama.
Queens (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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