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My own private Idaho (1991)
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Call no.:
DVD 005 757
Title:
My own private Idaho
Originally produced:
1991
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Mike - a sensitive narcoleptic who dreams of the mother who abandoned him - and Scott - the rebellious son of a prominent family and the object of Mike's desire - embark on a quest from the grungy streets of Portland to the open highways of the Pacific Northwest, in search of an elusive place called home.
Credits:
Fine Line Features presents ; produced by Laurie Parker ; written and directed by Gus Van Sant.
Edition:
Widescreen format; special ed.
Publication:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, c2005.
Languages:
Soundtrack in English.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
2 DVDs (ca. 104 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
Fine Line Features
Director(s):
Van Sant, Gus
Screenwriter(s):
Van Sant, Gus
Producer(s):
Parker, Laurie Marie
Cast:
River Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, James Russo, William Richert, Rodney Harvey, Michael Parker, Flea, Chiara Caselli, Udo Kier.
Production:
Director of photography, Eric Alan Edwards ; editor, Curtiss Clayton ; music, Bill Stafford.
Notes:
Aspect ratio 1.78:1.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991.
Special features: audio interview with Gus Van Sant by filmmaker Todd Haynes; The making of My own private Idaho, a new documentary; Kings of the road, a new video interview with film scholar Paul Arthur; new video conversations between producer Laurie Parker and River Phoenix's sister Rain.
Subjects:
Narcolepsy Drama.
Drifters Drama.
Abandoned children Drama.
Teenage prostitution Drama.
Male prostitution Drama.
Male friendship Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: My own private Idaho
Director: Van Sant, Gus
Actor: Phoenix, River
Actor: Reeves, Keanu
Actor: Russo, James
Musical score composer: Stafford, Bill
Production studio: Fine Line Features
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action