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Uniform Title Being John Malkovich (Motion picture)
Title Being John Malkovich [videorecording] / Gramercy Pictures presents a Propaganda Films/Single Cell Pictures production ; directed by Spike Jonze ; written by Charlie Kaufman ; produced by Michael Stipe and Sandy Stern, Steve Golin, Vincent Landay.
Published [Studio City, Calif.] : Universal : USA Home Entertainment, c2000.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .B358 2000    IN LIBRARY
Edition Special ed., widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Lance Acord; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen; music, Carter Burwell.
Note Originally produced in 1999 as motion picture.
Special features include 7 1/2-floor orientation, theatrical trailer and tv spots, short documentaries (John Horatio Malkovich ... Dance of Despair and Disillusionment; A Page with Nothing on It ; An Intimate Portrait of the Art of Puppeteering) an interview with the director, cast and crew biographies and filmographies, and the director's photo album.
Contents Dance of despair and disillusionment -- Wintry economic climate -- Abelard & Héloise -- Lestercorp 610 11th Ave. NYC 10012 -- Orientation -- Schwartz's -- Don't toy with Floris -- Maxine -- Feel what I feel -- Portal -- Metaphysical can of worms -- Lotte tries Malkovich -- Dr. Lester's house -- Have you ever wanted to be someone else? -- Bernardo's 8:00 pm -- J.M. Inc. -- Dinner at the Schwartz's -- 4:11 am -- Unrequited love -- I moved his arm across your girlfriend's glorious t** -- What the f*** is going on? -- Malkovich goes inside his own portal -- Lotte and Elijah escape -- Malkovich vessel -- Dance of despair and disillusionment (reprise) -- Re-birth of an artist -- Enigmatic John Horatio Malkovich -- Calling your bluff -- Into Malkovich's subconscious -- Time is now -- Old friends and a new vessel -- Closing credits.
System Reqs DVD ; region 1 ; English 5.1 audio ; English Dolby 2.0 surround ; dual-layer.
Cast John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener, Orson Bean, Mary Kay Place, John Malkovich.
Summary A struggling street puppeteer takes a job as a filing clerk and discovers a secret door that allows him to enter into the mind and body of actor John Malkovich. For fifteen minutes he experiences being John Malkovich before being dropped out of the sky alongside the New Jersey Turnpike. After sharing this experience with an office colleague and his wife the three hatch a plan to offer this experience to others and charge a fee.
Language English soundtracks with optional French and Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Subject Malkovich, John -- Drama.
Genre Fantasy comedies (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Fantasy films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Jonze, Spike. Director.
Kaufman, Charlie, 1958- Screenwriter.
Stipe, Michael, 1960- Producer.
Stern, Sandy. Producer.
Golin, Steve. Producer.
Landay, Vincent. Producer.
Cusack, John, 1966- Actor.
Diaz, Cameron. Actor.
Keener, Catherine. Actor.
Bean, Orson. Actor.
Place, Mary Kay. Actor.
Malkovich, John. Actor.
Acord, Lance. Cinematographer.
Zumbrunnen, Eric. Film editor.
Burwell, Carter. Composer.
Gramercy Pictures.
Propaganda Films (Firm)
Single Cell Pictures.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
USA Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0783277415
Standard # 044005975727
Publisher # 440 059 757-2 Universal Studios
OCLC number 44999095