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The three burials of Melquiades Estrada / Europa Corp. ; The Javelina Film Company ; produced by Michael Fitzgerald, Tommy Lee Jones ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; directed by Tommy Lee Jones.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 1424814774
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen and full screen.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: Commentary with director/actor Tommy Lee Jones, actors Dwight Yoakam & January Jones; previews.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Chris Menges ; editor, Roberto Silvi ; music, Marco Beltrami ; costume designer, Kathy Kiatta ; production designer, Merideth Boswell ; visual effects supervisor, Jam Abelanet.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tommy Lee Jones, Barry Pepper, Julio Cedillo, Dwight Yoakam, January Jones, Melissa Leo, Levon Helm, Mel Rodriguez, Cecilia Suárez.
Summary, etc.:
Needing to keep his honor-bound commitment, Texas ranch foreman Pete returns the body of illegal Mexican immigrant ranch-hand Melquiades Estrada to his preferred resting place in the Mexican wilderness. Estrada had been accidentally shot by Mike, a newly-arrived U.S. border patrolman. Pete forces Mike to participate in his cross-country ritual of duty - a voyage filled with revenge and redemption that will change both men forever - and bring some semblance of meaning to the senseless death of Pete's good friend.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: R; for language, violence and sexuality.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Cannes Film Festival, 2005: Best Actor (Tommy Lee Jones) ; Best Screenplay (Guillermo Arriaga).
Subject: Ranchers > Texas > Drama.
Illegal aliens > Texas > Drama.
Burial > Texas > Drama.
Burial > Mexico > Drama.
Extrajeros ilegales > Texas > Teatro.
Enterramientos > Texas > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Western films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Western > Feature.
Crime > Feature.
Police > Feature.
Western films.

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