The Resource Blood simple, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; executive producer, Daniel F. Bacaner ; director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld, (Blu-ray)

Blood simple, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; executive producer, Daniel F. Bacaner ; director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld, (Blu-ray)

Label
Blood simple
Title
Blood simple
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; executive producer, Daniel F. Bacaner ; director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When Marty, the owner of a backwoods bar, hires a man to kill his cheating wife and her boyfriend, he opens a door into the criminal world that he'll never be able to shut
Awards note
Independent Spirit Awards (1986): Best Director, Best Male Lead. Sundance Film Festival (1985): Grand Jury Prize.
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Associate producer, Mark Silverman ; production designer, Jane Musky ; music by Carter Burwell ; edited by Roderick Jaynes and Don Wiegmann ; first assistant director, Deborah Reinisch ; casting, Julie Hughes and Barry Moss
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, Spanish and French; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B5665 2011
PerformerNote
John Getz (Ray), Frances McDormand (Abby), Dan Hedaya (Julian Marty), Samm-Art Williams (Meurice), M. Emmet Walsh (Private Detective), Deborah Neumann (Debra), Raquel Gavia (Landlady), Van Brooks (Man from Lubbock)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1935-
  • 1946-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pedas, Ted
  • Pedas, Jim
  • Barenholtz, Ben
  • Coen, Joel
  • Coen, Ethan
  • Bacaner, Daniel F
  • Sonnenfeld, Barry
  • Getz, John
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Hedaya, Dan
  • Williams, Samm-Art
  • Walsh, M. Emmet
  • Neumann, Deborah
  • Gavia, Raquel
  • Brooks, Van
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • River Road Productions
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
95
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder for hire
  • Private investigators
  • Adultery
  • Jealousy
  • Deception
  • Married people
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Texas
  • Adultery
  • Deception
  • Jealousy
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Married people
  • Murder for hire
  • Private investigators
  • Texas
Technique
live action
Label
Blood simple, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; executive producer, Daniel F. Bacaner ; director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn748817387
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 Blu-ray videodisc (95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904241430
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M124123
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)748817387
System details
Blu-ray disc, English 2.0 DTS-HD Master audio, Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Blood simple, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Ted and Jim Pedas and Ben Barenholtz present a River Road production ; directed by Joel Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen ; written by Joel Coen and Ethan Coen ; executive producer, Daniel F. Bacaner ; director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn748817387
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 Blu-ray videodisc (95 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883904241430
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
M124123
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)748817387
System details
Blu-ray disc, English 2.0 DTS-HD Master audio, Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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