The man who wasn't there


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New York, NY : USA Home Entertainment, [2002], c2001.
[Widescreen version].


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
General Note
Special features: making "The man who wasn't there"; interview with cinematographer Roger Deakins; deleted scenes/deleted shots; cast and crew filmographies; photo gallery; theatrical trailer; audio commentary by Joel and Ethan Coen also featuring Billy Bob Thornton.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; art director, Chris Gorak ; editors, Roderick Jaynes, Tricia Cooke ; original score, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Mary Zophres ; production designer, Dennis Gassner.
Billy Bob Thornton, Frances McDormand, Adam Alexi-Malle, Michael Badalucco, Katherine Borowitz, Richard Jenkins, Scarlett Johansson, Jon Polito, Tony Shalhoub, James Gandolfini.
In a sleepy Northern California town in the 1940s, Ed Crane, a humble barber, suspeacts that his wife Doris is having an affair with her boss. When a stranger comes into town hinting that there is a fortune to be made in investing in the new invention of dry cleaning, Ed hatches a blackmail scheme he hopes will make him rich and get him some revenge at the same time. His plan goes horribly awry when he accidentally commits a murder for which Doris is blamed, landing her in jail, and Ed at the mercy of big-city lawyer Freddy Riedenschneider.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
Additional Physical Form
Also issued on VHS.
System Details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
English or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Coen, E., Coen, J., Thornton, B. B., McDormand, F., Alexi-Malle, A., Badalucco, M., Borowitz, K., Jenkins, R., Johansson, S., Polito, J., Shalhoub, T., Gandolfini, J., Deakins, R. A., Gorak, C., Jaynes, R., Cooke, T., Burwell, C., Zophres, M., & Gassner, D. (20022001). The man who wasn't there ([Widescreen version].). USA Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ethan. Coen et al.. 20022001. The Man Who Wasn't There. USA Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ethan. Coen et al.. The Man Who Wasn't There USA Home Entertainment, 20022001.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Coen, Ethan., et al. The Man Who Wasn't There [Widescreen version]., USA Home Entertainment, 20022001.

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