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The Resource The ladykillers, Touchstone Pictures presents ; written for the screen and directed by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen & Joel Cohen, Tom Jacobson, Barry Sonnenfeld, Barry Josephson ; a Tom Jacobson production

The ladykillers, Touchstone Pictures presents ; written for the screen and directed by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen & Joel Cohen, Tom Jacobson, Barry Sonnenfeld, Barry Josephson ; a Tom Jacobson production

Label
The ladykillers
Title
The ladykillers
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures presents ; written for the screen and directed by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen & Joel Cohen, Tom Jacobson, Barry Sonnenfeld, Barry Josephson ; a Tom Jacobson production
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Distributor
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
  • Marva Munson is a spry, elderly woman who is looking for a tenant for the spare room in her house. Goldthwait H. Dorr moves in and gains Munson's permission to use the basement for rehearsals with his "medieval music ensemble." Dorr is masterminding the robbery of a riverboat casino, and the fellow musicians in his ensemble are actually the crew he's assembled to pull off the job. Despite their best efforts, Munson finds out about their scheme and Dorr decides the best solution is to silence her permanently
  • Language including sexual references
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Ladykillers (Motion picture : 1955)
  • Ladykillers (Motion picture : 2004)
  • Ladykillers (Motion picture : 2004)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editor, Roderick Jaynes ; costume designer, Mary Zophres ; music by Carter Burwell
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French dialogue; optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
L3395555477 2004
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Irma P. Hall, Marlon Wayans, J.K. Simmons, Tzi Ma, Ryan Hurst, George Wallace, Diane Delano, Stephen Root, Jason Weaver, Greg Grunberg
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1937-
  • 1976-
  • 1952-
  • 1979-
  • 1949-
  • 1914-1987
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  • Coen, Joel
  • Coen, Ethan
  • Jacobson, Tom
  • Sonnenfeld, Barry
  • Josephson, Barry
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Hall, Irma P.
  • Wayans, Marlon
  • Simmons, J. K.
  • Ma, Tzi
  • Hurst, Ryan
  • Wallace, George
  • Delano, Diane
  • Root, Stephen
  • Weaver, Jason
  • Grunberg, Greg
  • Deakins, Roger A.
  • Gassner, Dennis
  • Jaynes, Roderick
  • Zophres, Mary
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Rose, William
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Jacobson Company
  • Touchstone Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
104
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  • Thieves
  • Criminal behavior
  • Robbery
  • Widows
  • Landladies
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Robo
  • Criminal behavior
  • Landladies
  • Robbery
  • Thieves
  • Widows
Technique
live action
Label
The ladykillers, Touchstone Pictures presents ; written for the screen and directed by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen & Joel Cohen, Tom Jacobson, Barry Sonnenfeld, Barry Josephson ; a Tom Jacobson production
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based upon the movie The ladykillers written by William Rose
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Bonus features: The gospel of The ladykillers deleted music scenes; Danny Ferrington: the man behind the band featurette; The slap reel outtakes; The ladykillers ScriptScanner enhanced computer feature
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
Contents
Special features: "The slap reel" outtakes; "Gospel of 'The ladykillers': deleted scenes; "Danny Ferrington: the man behind the band"; "'The ladykillers' script scanner" enhanced computer feature (DVD-ROM)
Control code
ocm55532202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Isbn
9780788853722
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936239508
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 35108
  • J2082
  • J2080
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ladykillers, Touchstone Pictures presents ; written for the screen and directed by Joel Coen & Ethan Coen ; produced by Ethan Coen & Joel Cohen, Tom Jacobson, Barry Sonnenfeld, Barry Josephson ; a Tom Jacobson production
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based upon the movie The ladykillers written by William Rose
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Bonus features: The gospel of The ladykillers deleted music scenes; Danny Ferrington: the man behind the band featurette; The slap reel outtakes; The ladykillers ScriptScanner enhanced computer feature
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
Contents
Special features: "The slap reel" outtakes; "Gospel of 'The ladykillers': deleted scenes; "Danny Ferrington: the man behind the band"; "'The ladykillers' script scanner" enhanced computer feature (DVD-ROM)
Control code
ocm55532202
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 104 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Isbn
9780788853722
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936239508
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • 35108
  • J2082
  • J2080
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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