Barton Fink

In Hollywood on the eve of World War II, Barton Fink, the New York playwright, arrives to work as a screenwriter. He is assigned a low-brow wrestling movie, and quickly develops writer's block, which is aggravated by the seedy hotel he is staying in and his aggressively jovial neighbor, Charlie...

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Corporate Authors: Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation., Circle Films., Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Other Authors: Coen, Joel., Coen, Ethan., Turturro, John, 1957-, Goodman, John, 1952-
Format: Video DVD
Language:English
French
Spanish
Published: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2003.
Edition:Widescreen ed.
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Summary:In Hollywood on the eve of World War II, Barton Fink, the New York playwright, arrives to work as a screenwriter. He is assigned a low-brow wrestling movie, and quickly develops writer's block, which is aggravated by the seedy hotel he is staying in and his aggressively jovial neighbor, Charlie. Barton's struggle to create a truly great screenplay leads from the strange and unproductive to the terrifying and surreal.
Item Description:Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD; Dolby surround stereo, digital sound.
Production Credits:Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Roderic Jayne ; executive producers, Ben Barenholtz, Ted Pedas, Jim Pedas, Bill Durkin.