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McCabe & Mrs. Miller

Altman, Robert, 1925-2006 (film director,, screenwriter.). Beatty, Warren, 1937- (actor.). Christie, Julie, 1941- (actor.). McKay, Brian, (screenwriter.). Foster, David, 1929-2019 (film producer.). Brower, Mitchell, (film producer.). Naughton, Edmund motion picture adaptation of (work): McCabe. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ), (presenter.). Criterion Collection (Firm), (publisher.). Warren Beatty, Julie Christie. (Cast).

An enterprising gambler and a bordello madam, both newcomers to the raw Pacific Northwest mining town of Presbyterian Church, join forces to provide the miners with a superior kind of whorehouse experience. The appearance of representatives of a powerful mining company with interests of its own, however, threatens to be the undoing of their plans.

DVD  - 20161971
FIC Mccab
1 copy / 0 on hold

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  • ISBN: 9781681431871
  • Physical Description videodisc
    2 videodiscs (121 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
  • Edition Special edition.
  • Publisher [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2016], 1971.

Content descriptions

General Note:
This film was donated by the Niagara Falls History Museum and was featured in a bi-annual Film Series. Check out their website for further details on upcoming film series as a part of their FREE @ The Museum Thursday Night programming.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1971.
Based on the novel "McCabe" by Edmund Naughton.
Special features: Audio commentary from 2002 featuring director Robert Altman and producer David Foster; New documentary on the making of the film, featuring actors RenAuberjonois, Keith Carradine, and Michael Murphy, casting director Graeme Clifford, and script supervisor Joan Tewkesbury; New conversation about the film and Altman's career between film historians Cari Beauchamp and Rick Jewell; Featurette from the film's production, shot on location in 1970; Q&A from 1999 with production designer Leon Ericksen, hosted by the Art Directors Guild Film Society; Archival footabe from interviews with cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond, in which he discusses his work on the film; Gallery of stills from the set by photographer Steve Schapiro; Excerpts from two 1971 episodes of "The Dick Cavett Show" featuring Altman and film critic Pauline Kael; Trailer; Plus: an essay by film critic Nathaniel Rich.
GMD: videorecording.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Cinematography, Vilmos Zsigmond.
Participant or Performer Note: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie.
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A.
System Details Note:
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital monophonic.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.