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Ed Wood (1994)
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Call no.:
DVD 010 634
Title:
Ed Wood
Originally produced:
1994
Format:
DVD
Summary:
A stranger-than-fiction true story of the early career of Edward D. Wood, Jr., the undisputed worst movie director of all time. Wood was the auteur behind Glen or Glenda? and Plan 9 from outer space, and it is during the making of these two no-budget flicks that Wood is profiled.
Credits:
Touchstone pictures presents a Burton/Di Novi production ; a Tim Burton film ; directed by Tim Burton ; produced by Denise Di Novi, Tim Burton ; written by Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski.
Edition:
Special ed.
Publication:
Burbank, CA : Touchstone Home Entertainment, [2004]
Languages:
In English with optional Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 127 min.) : sound, black & white
Studio(s):
Touchstone Pictures
Director(s):
Burton, Tim
Screenwriter(s):
Alexander, Scott
Karaszewski, Larry
Producer(s):
Burton, Tim
Di Novi, Denise
Cast:
Johnny Depp, Martin Landau, Sarah Jessica Parker, Patricia Arquette, Jeffrey Jones, Bill Murray.
Production:
Director of photography, Stefan Czapsky ; editor, Chris Lebenzon ; music, Howard Shore.
Notes:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1994.
Special features: deleted scenes; behind-the-scenes featurette: "Let's shoot this F#*%@r!," hosted by Johnny Depp; "Making Bela": featurette about the creation of the Bela Lugosi character in the film with actor Martin Landau and makeup artist Rick Baker; "Pie plates over Hollywood": featurette on the look of the film with production designer Tom Duffield; featurette on the use of the theremin to create music for the film; audio commentary with director Tim Burton, actor Martin Landau, writers Scott Alexander & Larry Karaszewski, director of photography, Stefan Czapsky and costume designer, Colleen Atwood; music video; theatrical trailer, and more.
Subjects:
Wood, Edward D. (Edward Davis), 1924-1978.
Motion picture producers and directors United States Biography Drama.
Transvestites United States Biography Drama.
Motion pictures Production and direction United States Drama.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Biographical films
Genre: Comedy films
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Ed Wood
Director: Burton, Tim
Actor: Arquette, Patricia
Actor: Depp, Johnny
Actor: Jones, Jeffrey
Actor: Landau, Martin
Musical score composer: Shore, Howard
Production studio: Touchstone Pictures
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action