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The Resource Down by law, Island Pictures presents a Black Snake/Grokenberger Films production ; written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording DVD)

Down by law, Island Pictures presents a Black Snake/Grokenberger Films production ; written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Down by law
Title
Down by law
Statement of responsibility
Island Pictures presents a Black Snake/Grokenberger Films production ; written and directed by Jim Jarmusch
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Director of photography
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A comedy feature about two lowlifes, a small time pimp and an unemployed disc jockey, framed for crimes they didn't commit, who escape from jail with an eccentric Italian tourist. Set in New Orleans and the swamps of Louisiana
Member of
Cataloging source
MKN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robby M?ller ; film editor, Melody London ; music, John Lurie ; songs, Tom Waits ; producer, Alan Kleinberg
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Language note
English soundtrack with optional French dub track; optional French subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf & hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
D68 2002
PerformerNote
Tom Waits, John Lurie, Roberto Benigni, Ellen Barkin, Billie Neal, Rockets Redglare, Vernel Bagneris, Nicoletta Braschi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-2018
  • 1953-
  • 1949-
  • 1952-
  • 1954-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • M?ller, Robby
  • Benigni, Roberto
  • Jarmusch, Jim
  • London, Melody
  • Waits, Tom
  • Lurie, John
  • Barkin, Ellen
  • Redglare, Rockets
  • Bagneris, Vernel
  • Braschi, Nicoletta
  • Neal, Billie
  • Kleinberg, Alan
  • Island Pictures
  • Black Snake (Firm)
  • Grokenberger Film Produktion
  • PolyGram Video (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
166
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fugitives from justice
  • False imprisonment
  • Comedy films
  • False imprisonment
  • Feature films
  • Fiction films
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Louisiana
Technique
live action
Label
Down by law, Island Pictures presents a Black Snake/Grokenberger Films production ; written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: interviews with Jim Jarmusch, Robby M?ller, and John Lurie ; 1986 Cannes Film Festival press conference ; outtakes ; music video of Tom Waits singing "It's all right with me" ; isolated music track ; production Polaroids ; Jarmusch's phone calls with Waits, Benigni & Lurie ; location stills ; original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet insert in container.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Titles -- "We can't live in the present forever" -- These boots are made for walking -- "If you was a good pimp" -- "A piece of chicken" -- Do not enter -- "Someone to take care of you" -- "It's a sad & beautiful world" -- "I'm in a bad mood" -- Lagniappe -- "You don't even exist" -- "Right here on WYLD" -- "Makin' time go slower" -- "Call me Bob" -- Italian hiccups, American cigarettes -- "Do you like Walt Whitman?" -- "La bella finestra" -- "We are a good egg" -- "I scream-a, you scream-a" -- "Hit was a prison film" -- A walk in the yard -- Mark Twain will save you -- "My family in half an hour?!" -- "All I ever knowed" -- Bob Frost -- "Goin' around in circles" -- Which way now? -- "I love to catch, to dream" -- Civilization -- "It's a mirage" -- "Like in a book for children" -- "Have to keep going" -- "Wish you were here" -- Two roads diverged in a wood -- End credits
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9780780026063
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 037429172025
  • 037421172025
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DOW010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3482350
  • (OCoLC)50844821
  • (OCoLC)ocm50844821
  • 3444701
  • 3482350
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.78:1) aspect ratio enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Down by law, Island Pictures presents a Black Snake/Grokenberger Films production ; written and directed by Jim Jarmusch, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Special features: interviews with Jim Jarmusch, Robby M?ller, and John Lurie ; 1986 Cannes Film Festival press conference ; outtakes ; music video of Tom Waits singing "It's all right with me" ; isolated music track ; production Polaroids ; Jarmusch's phone calls with Waits, Benigni & Lurie ; location stills ; original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 folded sheet insert in container.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Titles -- "We can't live in the present forever" -- These boots are made for walking -- "If you was a good pimp" -- "A piece of chicken" -- Do not enter -- "Someone to take care of you" -- "It's a sad & beautiful world" -- "I'm in a bad mood" -- Lagniappe -- "You don't even exist" -- "Right here on WYLD" -- "Makin' time go slower" -- "Call me Bob" -- Italian hiccups, American cigarettes -- "Do you like Walt Whitman?" -- "La bella finestra" -- "We are a good egg" -- "I scream-a, you scream-a" -- "Hit was a prison film" -- A walk in the yard -- Mark Twain will save you -- "My family in half an hour?!" -- "All I ever knowed" -- Bob Frost -- "Goin' around in circles" -- Which way now? -- "I love to catch, to dream" -- Civilization -- "It's a mirage" -- "Like in a book for children" -- "Have to keep going" -- "Wish you were here" -- Two roads diverged in a wood -- End credits
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9780780026063
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 037429172025
  • 037421172025
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DOW010
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3482350
  • (OCoLC)50844821
  • (OCoLC)ocm50844821
  • 3444701
  • 3482350
System details
DVD; widescreen (1.78:1) aspect ratio enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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