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Jabberwocky / producer, Sanford Lieberson ; screenplay, Charles Alverson, Terry Gilliam ; directed by Terry Gilliam.

Gilliam, Terry, (screenwriter,, director.). Palin, Michael, (actor.). Corbett, Harry H., (actor.). Le Mesurier, John, 1912-1983 Motion picture adaptation of (work). (actor.). Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 Jabberwocky. (Added Author). Michael Palin, Harry H. Corbett, John Le Mesurier, Warren Mitchell, Max Wall. (Cast).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD COMEDY JAB (Text) 33187004314213 Digital Video Disc Available -
 DVD # 53439: [ Rhonda 2017-12-08 @ FULCO-AUB ]
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD COMEDY JAB (Text) 33187004314205 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD COMEDY JAB (Text) 33187004314221 Digital Video Disc Available -
 : 53437 [ EM 2017-12-07 @ FULCO-ROC ]
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC JABBERWO (Text) 37500004880841 Movies In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786317050532 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6317050538 : DVD
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Director-approved special edition].
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Criterion Collection Inc. [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1977.
Based on the poem by Rev. Charles Dodgson (aka Lewis Carroll).
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen 1.85:1.
Essay by critic Scott Tobias in container.
Features: audio commentary from 2001 featuring Gilliam and actor Michael Pali; new documentary on the making of the film, featuring Gilliam, producer Sandy Lieberson, Palin, and actor Annette Badland; new interview with Valerie Charlton, designer of the Jabberwock, featuring her collection of rare behind-the-scenes photographs; selection of Gilliam's storyboards and sketches.
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Palin, Harry H. Corbett, John Le Mesurier, Warren Mitchell, Max Wall.
Summary, etc.:
A witless, bumbling young peasant is mistaken for the man the townspeople are expecting to save the kingdom from a terrible dragon.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Dragons > Drama.
Mistaken identity > Drama.
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 > Film adaptations.
Genre: Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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