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The Resource The king of Marvin Gardens, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Jacob Brackman ; story by Bob Rafelson and Jacob Brackman ; produced and directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production

The king of Marvin Gardens, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Jacob Brackman ; story by Bob Rafelson and Jacob Brackman ; produced and directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production

Label
The king of Marvin Gardens
Title
The king of Marvin Gardens
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Jacob Brackman ; story by Bob Rafelson and Jacob Brackman ; produced and directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production
Title variation
  • America lost and found
  • America lost and found, the BBS story
Title variation remainder
the BBS story
Contributor
Actor
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jack Nicholson and Bruce Dern play estranged siblings David and Jason, the former a depressive late-night-radio talk show host, the latter an extroverted con man; when Jason drags his younger brother to a dreary Atlantic City and into a real-estate scam, events spiral toward tragedy
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
NDD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Laszlo Kovacs ; editor, John F. Link II
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, Ellen Burstyn, Julia Anne Robinson, Benjamin "Scatman" Crothers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brackman, Jacob,
  • Rafelson, Bob,
  • Nicholson, Jack,
  • Dern, Bruce,
  • Burstyn, Ellen
  • Columbia Pictures
  • BBS Productions
Runtime
104
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
550
Technique
live action
Label
The king of Marvin Gardens, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Jacob Brackman ; story by Bob Rafelson and Jacob Brackman ; produced and directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Box set includes accompanying guide, America lost and found : the BBS story (111 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.)
  • Issued as part of a 9-DVD boxed set with: Head; Easy rider (2 discs: feature film and supplemental material); Five easy pieces; Drive, he said; A safe place; The last picture show (2 discs: feature film and supplemental material)
  • Special features: Selected-scene commentary featuring director Bob Rafelson ; "Reflections of a Philosopher King", a 2009 video piece with Rafelson and actress Ellen Burstyn ; "Afterthoughts", a 2002 interview with Rafelson, about the film, produced by Rafelson, Kovács, and actor Bruce Dern ; About Bob Rafelson ; Trailer
  • Criterion Collection: CC1966D
  • Criterion Collection: CC1959D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
695073936
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special DVD edition, widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781604653687
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515065818 (set)
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • CC1966D
  • CC1959D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The king of Marvin Gardens, Columbia Pictures presents ; screenplay by Jacob Brackman ; story by Bob Rafelson and Jacob Brackman ; produced and directed by Bob Rafelson ; a BBS production
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1972
  • Box set includes accompanying guide, America lost and found : the BBS story (111 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm.)
  • Issued as part of a 9-DVD boxed set with: Head; Easy rider (2 discs: feature film and supplemental material); Five easy pieces; Drive, he said; A safe place; The last picture show (2 discs: feature film and supplemental material)
  • Special features: Selected-scene commentary featuring director Bob Rafelson ; "Reflections of a Philosopher King", a 2009 video piece with Rafelson and actress Ellen Burstyn ; "Afterthoughts", a 2002 interview with Rafelson, about the film, produced by Rafelson, Kovács, and actor Bruce Dern ; About Bob Rafelson ; Trailer
  • Criterion Collection: CC1966D
  • Criterion Collection: CC1959D (set)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
695073936
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special DVD edition, widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9781604653687
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515065818 (set)
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • CC1966D
  • CC1959D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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