Ironweed
(DVD R-rated)

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Format
DVD R-rated
Edition
[Standard format]
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (143 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
012236110170

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Based on the novel by William Kennedy.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
General Note
MPAA rating: R.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Lauro Escorel ; editor, Anne Goursaud ; music, John Morris.
Participants/Performers
Jack Nicholson, Meryl Streep, Carroll Baker, Michael O'Keefe, Diane Venora, Fred Gwynne.
Description
Albany, New York, Halloween, 1938. Francis Phelan and Helen Archer are bums. She used to be a singer on the radio, he used to be a major league pitcher. Death surrounds them. Helen is sick, one of their pals has cancer, he digs graves at the cemetery and visits the grave of his infant son whom he dropped. Visions of his past haunt him, including ghosts of two men he killed. One night, while drinking, Helen tries to sing at a bar. Next day, Fran visits his wife and children and meets a grandson. He could stay, but decides it's not for him. Helen gets their things out of storage and finds a hotel. Amidst their mistakes and dereliction, they live with a code of fairness and loyalty.
System Details
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0; region 1.
Language
Soundtrack in English; subtitles in Spanish.
Language
Closed-captioned.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Barish, K., Nasatir, M., Kennedy, W., Babenco, H., Nicholson, J., Streep, M., Baker, C., O'Keefe, M., Venora, D., & Gwynne, F. (2009). Ironweed. [Standard format] Santa Monica, CA: Lionsgate.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Keith. Barish et al.. 2009. Ironweed. Santa Monica, CA: Lionsgate.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Keith. Barish et al., Ironweed. Santa Monica, CA: Lionsgate, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Barish, Keith., et al. Ironweed. [Standard format] Santa Monica, CA: Lionsgate, 2009.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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