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Blood simple / Ben Barenholtz presents a River Road production ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; directed by Joel Coen.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD BLOOD d.1-2 (Text) 79361000099638 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Director-approved edition].
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection Inc. [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Essay by novelist and critic Nathaniel Rich in container.
Widescreen 1.85:1.
Features: new conversation between Sonnenfeld and the Coens about the film's look, featuring Telestrator video illustrations; new conversation between author Dave Eggers and the Coens about the film's production, from inception to release; new interviewswith composer Carter Burwell, sound mixer Skip Lievsay, and actors Frances McDormand and M. Emmet Walsh; trailers.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Getz, Frances McDormand, Dan Hedaya, Samm-Art Williams, M. Emmet Walsh.
Summary, etc.:
When Texas bar owner Marty hires a killer to murder his wife and her lover, nothing prepares him for the double and triple crosses.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Murder for hire > Drama.
Adultery > Drama.
Private investigators > Drama.
Deception > Drama.
Murderers > Drama.
Genre: Film noir.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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