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Big fish / Columbia Pictures Corporation ; The Zanuck Company ; Jinks/Cohen Company ; producers, Bruce Cohen, Dan Jinks, Richard D. Zanuck ; screenplay, John August ; director, Tim Burton.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y-VC BIG (Text) 35887000266287 Youth Video Available -
Westville-New Durham Twp PL - Westville VHS BIG (Text) 71462000008548 VHS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1404930361
  • ISBN: 9781404930360
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 125 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based on the book "Big fish: a novel of mythic proportions" by Daniel Wallace.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; visual effects supervisor, Kevin Scott Mack ; special effects supervisor, Hans Metz.
Participant or Performer Note: Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Alison Lohman, Helena Bonham Carter, Robert Guillaume, Marion Cotillard, Matthew McGrory.
Summary, etc.: 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. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13; for a fight scene, some images of nudity and a suggestive reference.
System Details Note: VHS.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Subject: Fathers and sons > Drama.
Tall tales > Drama.
Folklore and children > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fantasy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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