The Sunset Limited

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: Blu-Ray 2012
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Carnegie Library of Homestead AV DVD Suns
Location  Carnegie Library of Homestead
Collection  AV
Call Number  DVD Suns
A God-fearing ex-con (Samuel L. Jackson) saves a despondent college professor (Tommy Lee Jones) from throwing himself in front of a speeding subway train, and struggles to comprehend the suicidal man's unwavering despair during a series of intense philosophical debates. Adapted from the play by Cormac McCarthy (All the Pretty Horses, The Road). ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
Additional Information
Subjects Suicide -- Drama.
Faith -- Drama.
Tenement houses -- Drama.
New York (N.Y.) -- Drama.
Made-for-TV movies.
Television adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York] :HBO Home Entertainment,2012
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Hall, Barbara A., television producer.
McCarthy, Cormac, 1933- screenwriter.
Jones, Tommy Lee, 1946- television director, actor.
Jackson, Samuel L., actor.
Beltrami, Marco, composer.
HBO Films, presenter.
Javelina Film Company, production company.
HBO Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Participants/Performers Tommy Lee Jones, Samuel L. Jackson.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Paul Elliot ; editor, Roberto Silvi ; music by Marco Beltrami.
Audience Rating: TV-MA.
Language English
English, French or Spanish dialogue; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Videodisc release of the 2011 television production.
Based on the play by Cormac McCarthy.
Special features: making of The Sunset Limited, featuring interviews with the cast and crew; audio commentary with executive producer/director Tommy Lee Jones, writer Cormac McCarthy and Samuel L. Jackson.
System Details Blu-ray Disc; region A; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1; DTS digital surround 2.0; requires Blu-ray Disc player.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9780780683037
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