|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 23 Libraries 23 of 28 copies|
SummaryWilliam Bloom, is a young man who never really knew his now dying father, Edward - outside of the tall tales his dad told him about growing up. During Edward's last days William and his wife Josephine hold a bedside vigil next to the old man as he recollects elaborate memories of his youth. Still doubting the legends and folklore, William makes a journey to meet a mysterious woman from whom Edward had bought property.
Fathers and sons
Tall tales -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, Calif. :Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment,©2004.
|Other Titles|| Big fish.
Zanuck, Richard D.
Burton, Tim, 1958-
McGregor, Ewan, 1971-
Finney, Albert, 1936-2019
Crudup, Billy, 1968-
Lohman, Alison, 1979-
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966-
Cotillard, Marion, 1975-
Rousselot, Philippe, 1945-
Wallace, Daniel, 1959- Big fish.
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange, Alison Lohman, Helena Bonham Carter, Robert Guillaume, Marion Cotillard, Matthew McGrory.
Director of photography, Philippe Rousselot ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; visual effects supervisor, Kevin Scott Mack ; special effects supervisor, Hans Metz.
Rated PG-13; for a fight scene, some images of nudity and a suggestive reference.
Includes English and French language tracks, with optional English and French subtitles; closed-captioned.
DVD release of the 2003 motion picture.
Based on the book "Big fish: a novel of mythic proportions" by Daniel Wallace.
Special features: four film featurettes: "Tim Burton: storyteller", "A fairytale world" "Creature features - the magic of Stan Winston Studos, "The author's journey" - Daniel Wallace's story from page to screen; three character features: "Edward Bloom at large" - take a look at the larger than life world of Edward Bloom, "Amos at the Circus" - Danny DeVito takes viewers through the Calloway Circus, "Fathers and sons" - examines the father and son dynamic; audio commentary with Tim Burton; the finer points - a Tim Burton trivia quiz; interactive triva game.
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround.
DVD; Dolby digital surround; Region 1.
1 DVD (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.