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Drugstore cowboy / Avenue Pictures ; screenplay by Gus Van Sant & Daniel Yost ; produced by Nick Wechsler and Karen Murphy ; directed by Gus Van Sant, Jr.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg DVD DRU (Text) 32826014031041 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Artisan Home Entertainment : [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Distributed as a bonus film in a Wal-Mart DVD 2-pack.
Based on the novel by James Fogle.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Special features include: Commentary with director Gus Van Sant and Matt Dillon ; "making of" Drugtore cowboy ; interactive menus ; scene access ; production notes ; cast & crew information ; trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Elliot Goldenthal ; director of photography, Robert Yeoman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Matt Dillon, Kelly Lynch, James Remar, James Le Gros, Heather Graham, William Burroughs, Max Perlich, Grace Zabriskie, Beah Richards.
Summary, etc.:
A band of drug addicts, led by a husband and wife team, resort to robbing drugstores to stay high. They are successful in avoiding capture until their luck begins to run out, and the husband has to accept the fact that he must give up drugs to survive.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Language Note:
Subject: Fogle, James > Film adaptations.
Drug addicts > United States > Drama.
Drug addiction > United States > Drama.
Drug abuse and crime > United States > Drama.
Thieves > United States > Drama.
Northwest, Pacific > Drama.
Drug-Seeking Behavior.
Drug Users.
Heroin Dependence.
Genre: DVD-Video discs.
Fictional Works.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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