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The Resource The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover, Miramax Films ; Allarts in association with Elsevier Vendex presents ; a co-production between Allarts Cook, Erato Films, Films Inc. ; produced by Kees Kasander ; written & directed by Peter Greenaway, (videorecording)

The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover, Miramax Films ; Allarts in association with Elsevier Vendex presents ; a co-production between Allarts Cook, Erato Films, Films Inc. ; produced by Kees Kasander ; written & directed by Peter Greenaway, (videorecording)

Label
The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover
Title
The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Allarts in association with Elsevier Vendex presents ; a co-production between Allarts Cook, Erato Films, Films Inc. ; produced by Kees Kasander ; written & directed by Peter Greenaway
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Editor
Photographer
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A modern fable and political satire on the Thatcher years in Britain set at Le Hollandais, a gourmet restaurant. The wife of a barbaric crime boss engages in a secretive romance with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant, all observed by the cook. This nightly display of opulence, decadence and gluttony leads to murder, torture and revenge
Cataloging source
LAS
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Cook, the thief, his wife & her lover (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Sacha Vierny ; editor, John Wilson ; music, Michael Nyman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: NC-17
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C66 2001
PerformerNote
Richard Bohringer, Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren, Alan Howard, Tim Roth, Liz Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-2015
  • 1921-2016
  • 1919-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kasander, Kees
  • Greenaway, Peter
  • Bohringer, Richard
  • Gambon, Michael
  • Mirren, Helen
  • Howard, Alan
  • Roth, Tim
  • Smith, Liz
  • Vierny, Sacha
  • Wilson, John
  • Nyman, Michael
  • Miramax Films
  • Allarts (Firm)
  • Elsevier Vendex Film
  • Allarts Cook (Firm)
  • Erato Films
  • Films Incorporated
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Adultery
  • Revenge
  • Deception
  • Feature films
  • Horror films
  • Motion pictures, British
  • Video recordings
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover, Miramax Films ; Allarts in association with Elsevier Vendex presents ; a co-production between Allarts Cook, Erato Films, Films Inc. ; produced by Kees Kasander ; written & directed by Peter Greenaway, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
46491028
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view
Other control number
013131139198
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV11391
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital surround 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cook, the thief, his wife & her lover, Miramax Films ; Allarts in association with Elsevier Vendex presents ; a co-production between Allarts Cook, Erato Films, Films Inc. ; produced by Kees Kasander ; written & directed by Peter Greenaway, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1989
  • Special features: theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
46491028
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (124 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
MU: Performance rights: Home view
Other control number
013131139198
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV11391
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital surround 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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