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The Resource Being John Malkovich, 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 ; produced by Steve Golin, Vincent Landay ; executive producers, Charlie Kaufman, Michael Kuhn, (videorecording)

Being John Malkovich, 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 ; produced by Steve Golin, Vincent Landay ; executive producers, Charlie Kaufman, Michael Kuhn, (videorecording)

Label
Being John Malkovich
Title
Being John Malkovich
Statement of responsibility
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 ; produced by Steve Golin, Vincent Landay ; executive producers, Charlie Kaufman, Michael Kuhn
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
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
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videorecording
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Being John Malkovich (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Lance Acord ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; music by Carter Burwell ; production designer, K.K. Barrett ; costume design, Casey Storm
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: rated R, for language and sexuality
Language note
In English with optional English SDH subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B45 2012
PerformerNote
John Cusack, Cameron Diaz, Catherine Keener, Orson Bean, Mary Kay Place, W. Earl Brown, Carlos Jacott, Willie Garson, Byrne Piven, Gregory Sporleder, Charlie Sheen, John Malkovich
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  • 1958-
  • 1960-
  • 1949-
  • 1966-
  • 1963-
  • 1964-2021
  • 1964-
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  • Jonze, Spike
  • Kaufman, Charlie
  • Stipe, Michael
  • Stern, Sandy
  • Golin, Steve
  • Landay, Vincent
  • Kuhn, Michael
  • Cusack, John
  • Diaz, Cameron
  • Keener, Catherine
  • Bean, Orson
  • Place, Mary Kay
  • Brown, W. Earl
  • Jacott, Carlos
  • Garson, Willie
  • Piven, Byrne
  • Sporleder, Gregory
  • Sheen, Charlie
  • Malkovich, John
  • Acord, Lance
  • Zumbrunnen, Eric
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Barrett, K. K.
  • Storm, Casey
  • Gramercy Pictures
  • Propaganda Films (Firm)
  • Single Cell Pictures
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
113
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
611
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  • Malkovich, John
  • Puppeteers
Technique
live action
Label
Being John Malkovich, 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 ; produced by Steve Golin, Vincent Landay ; executive producers, Charlie Kaufman, Michael Kuhn, (videorecording)
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Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • "Under exclusive license from Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC"--Container
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: Commentary by Michel Gondry; "All noncombatants please leave the set" behind-the-scenes documentary by Lance Bangs; "John Malkovich and John Hodgman" conversation; Spike's photos; "7 1/2 floor orientation"; "American arts & culture presents John Horatio Malkovich: dance of despair and disillusionment; "An intimate portrait of the art of puppeteering; TV spots; Trailer. Booklet: "the original piece of wood I left in your head" Spike Jonze in conversation with Perkus Tooth
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  • 31223143457381
  • 31223143457373
  • 31223143457365
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781604655865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515095310
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2142BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)786190878
System details
Blu-ray format, region A; widescreen (1.85:1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Being John Malkovich, 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 ; produced by Steve Golin, Vincent Landay ; executive producers, Charlie Kaufman, Michael Kuhn, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • "Under exclusive license from Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC"--Container
  • Wide screen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: Commentary by Michel Gondry; "All noncombatants please leave the set" behind-the-scenes documentary by Lance Bangs; "John Malkovich and John Hodgman" conversation; Spike's photos; "7 1/2 floor orientation"; "American arts & culture presents John Horatio Malkovich: dance of despair and disillusionment; "An intimate portrait of the art of puppeteering; TV spots; Trailer. Booklet: "the original piece of wood I left in your head" Spike Jonze in conversation with Perkus Tooth
Bar code
  • 31223143457381
  • 31223143457373
  • 31223143457365
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (113 min.)
Isbn
9781604655865
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515095310
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2142BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)786190878
System details
Blu-ray format, region A; widescreen (1.85:1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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