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The Resource Burke & Hare, IFC Films, Entertainment Film Distributors and Ealing Studios present a Fragile film, in association with Aegis Film Fund, Prescience, and Quickfire Films ; screenplay by Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft ; produced by Barnaby Thompson ; directed by John Landis, (videorecording DVD)

Burke & Hare, IFC Films, Entertainment Film Distributors and Ealing Studios present a Fragile film, in association with Aegis Film Fund, Prescience, and Quickfire Films ; screenplay by Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft ; produced by Barnaby Thompson ; directed by John Landis, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Burke & Hare
Title
Burke & Hare
Statement of responsibility
IFC Films, Entertainment Film Distributors and Ealing Studios present a Fragile film, in association with Aegis Film Fund, Prescience, and Quickfire Films ; screenplay by Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft ; produced by Barnaby Thompson ; directed by John Landis
Title variation
Burke and Hare
Contributor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Set in the 1820's. William Burke and William Hare luck into some easy money when they discover they can sell a fresh cadaver to Dr. Knox at Edinburgh Medical College for dissection. However, the next cadaver is not quite so easy to obtain, and when word gets out of how profitable the trade is, the duo find themselves blackmailed and in dire need of more bodies. Based on a true story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, John Mathieson ; editor, Mark Everson ; music, Joby Talbot
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with English (SDH) and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B87 2011
PerformerNote
Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis, Isla Fisher, Tom Wilkinson, Jessica Hynes, Bill Bailey, Hugh Bonneville, Tim Curry, Christopher Lee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1979-
  • 1970-
  • 1976-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Landis, John
  • Ashworth, Piers
  • Moorcroft, Nick
  • Thompson, Barnaby
  • Pegg, Simon
  • Serkis, Andy
  • Fisher, Isla
  • Wilkinson, Tom
  • Curry, Tim
  • IFC Films
  • Entertainment Film Distributors (Firm)
  • Ealing Studios
  • Fragile Films
  • MPI Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burke, William
  • Hare, William
  • Serial murderers
  • Body snatching
  • Extortion
Technique
live action
Label
Burke & Hare, IFC Films, Entertainment Film Distributors and Ealing Studios present a Fragile film, in association with Aegis Film Fund, Prescience, and Quickfire Films ; screenplay by Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft ; produced by Barnaby Thompson ; directed by John Landis, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Bonus features: outtakes; behind the scenes; deleted scenes; interviews; trailer
  • Based on a true story
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9780788614378
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306980195
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
IFC9801
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn760220203
  • (OCoLC)760220203
  • 1724885
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Burke & Hare, IFC Films, Entertainment Film Distributors and Ealing Studios present a Fragile film, in association with Aegis Film Fund, Prescience, and Quickfire Films ; screenplay by Piers Ashworth, Nick Moorcroft ; produced by Barnaby Thompson ; directed by John Landis, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Bonus features: outtakes; behind the scenes; deleted scenes; interviews; trailer
  • Based on a true story
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9780788614378
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306980195
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
IFC9801
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn760220203
  • (OCoLC)760220203
  • 1724885
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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