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Naked lunch [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox ; Jeremy Thomas presents a film by David Cronenberg.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Criterion collection ; 220
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Putnam County Public Library - Main VIDEO FIC NAK DVD 1991 (Text) 30041001672276 Adult Available -
 Public Note: 916

Record details

  • ISBN: 1559409479
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special ed. ; widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Based on the novel by William S. Burroughs.
Title from container.
Features: audio commentary featuring David Cronenberg and Peter Weller, Naked making lunch documentary directed by Chris Rodley, illustrated essay about the special effects in Naked lunch by Jody Duncan, film stills gallery, collection of original marketing materials, William S. Burroughs' audio recording of excerpts from Naked lunch, collection of archival stills of William S. Burroughs from The Allen Ginsberg Trust.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. The movie -- Disc 2. The supplements.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Produced by Jeremy Thomas ; written & directed by David Cronenberg ; music by Howard Shore.
Participant or Performer Note:
Peter Weller, Judy Davis, Ian Holm, Julian Sands, Roy Scheider.
Summary, etc.:
A part-time pest-control man and full-time drug addict seeks escape from his troubled existence in 1953 New York and flees to Interzone (a hallucinatory version of Tangiers) where reality and fantasy have merged.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital stereo surround.
Language Note:
In English ; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired.
Subject: Drug addicts > Drama.
Drug abuse > Drama.
Hallucinations and illusions > Drama.
Authors > Drama.
Pests > Control > Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Science fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.

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