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Title One-eyed Jacks [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / a Pennebaker production ; screenplay by Guy Trosper and Calder Willingham ; produced by Frank P. Rosenberg ; directed by Marlon Brando.

Edition Blu-ray special edition.
Imprint [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2016.
Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F ONEEYE    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Blu-ray Fiction  F ONEEYE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (141 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium Blu-ray video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical mono rda
widescreen
video file Blu-ray region A rda
Motion picture.
Series The Criterion collection ; 844
Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs) ; 844.
System Details Blu-ray, region A ;widescreen (1.85:1); monaural .
Language English dialogue with optional English SDH subtitles for the hearing-impaired.
Cast Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Kathy Jurado, Ben Johnson, Slim Pickens, Larry Duran, Sam Gilman, Timothy Carey, Miriam Colon, Pina Pellicer.
Credits Director of photography, Charles Lang, Jr. ; music, Hugo Friedhofer ; art direction, Hal Pereira and J. McMillan Johnson ; editor, Archie Marshek ; costumes, Yvonne Wood.
Note Based on the novel The authentic death of Hendry Jones by Charles Neider.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
Widescreen (1.85:1).
Special features: New 4K digital restoration, undertaken by Universal Pictures in partnership with The Film Foundation and in consultation with filmmakers Martin Scorsese and Steven Spielberg, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack; new introduction by Scorsese; excerpts from voice recordings director and star Marlon Brando made during the development of the film's script; new video essays on the film's production history and on its potent combination of the stage and screen icon Brando with the classic Hollywood western genre; trailer; essay by film critic Howard Hampton on insert.
Summary "This is a western like no other, combining the mythological scope of that most American of genres with the searing naturalism of a performance by Marlon Brando--all suffused with Freudian overtones and masculine anxiety. In his only directing stint, Brando captures rugged coastal and desert landscapes in gorgeous widescreen, Technicolor images, and elicits from his fellow actors (including Karl Malden and Pina Pellicer) nuanced depictions of conflicted characters. Though the production was overwhelmed by its director's perfectionism and plagued by setbacks and studio reediting, One-Eyed Jacks stands as one of Brando's great achievements, thanks above all to his tortured turn as Rio, a bank robber bent on revenge against his former partner in crime. Brooding and romantic, Rio is the last and perhaps the most tender of the iconic outsiders that the great actor imbued with such intensity throughout his career."--Container.
Subject Thieves -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Revenge -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Bank robberies -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Prisons -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
West (US) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
United States, West (OCoLC)fst01243255 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Western films. (OCoLC)fst01710347
Crime films. (OCoLC)fst01710477
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Western films.
Crime films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Blu-ray discs.
Added Author Brando, Marlon, film director, actor.
Rosenberg, Frank P., film producer.
Trosper, Guy, 1911-1963, screenwiriter.
Willingham, Calder, 1922-1995, screenwriter.
Lang, Charles B., director of photography.
Friedhofer, Hugo, composer (expression)
Pereira, Hal, art director.
Johnson, Joseph MacMillan, 1912-1990, art director.
Marshek, Archie, editor of moving image work.
Wood, Yvonne, 1914-1999, costume designer.
Malden, Karl, actor.
Jurado, Katy, actor.
Johnson, Ben, 1918-1996, actor.
Pickens, Slim, actor.
Duran, Larry, 1925-2002, actor.
Gilman, Sam, 1915-1985, actor.
Colon, Miriam, actor.
Pellicer, Pina, actor.
Carey, Timothy Agoglia, 1929-1994, actor.
Hampton, Howard, 1958- writer of supplementary textual content.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Neider, Charles, 1915-2001. Authentic death of Hendry Jones.
Pennebaker Productions, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Container of (work): One-eyed jacks (Motion picture)
Standard No. 715515189316
Music No. CC2702BD The Criterion Collection
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