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The king is alive

Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional explo...

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Corporate Author: Newmarket Capital Group LP.
Other Authors: Kruijer, Patricia., Windeløv, Vibeke., Levring, Kristian, 1957-, Jensen, Anders Thomas, 1972-, Anderson, Miles., Bohringer, Romane., Bradley, David, 1955-, Calder, David, 1946-, Davison, Bruce, 1946-, James, Brion, 1945-, Kubheka, Peter., Kunene, Vusi., Leigh, Jennifer Jason, 1958-, McTeer, Janet., Walker, Chris., Williams, Lia., Schlosser, Jens., Harris, Nicholas Wayman., Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616., Good Machine International, Inc. (Firm), Zoetrope Entertainment 5 (Firm), MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Format: Video DVD
Language: English
Published: [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, 2002
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245 0 4 |a The king is alive  |h [videorecording] /  |c Newmarket and Good Machine International, Inc. present a Zoetrope Entertainment 5 production ; producers, Patricia Kruijer, Vibeke Windeløv ; screenplay writers, Kristian Lerring, Anders Thomas Jensen ; director, Kristian Lerring. 
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260 |a [United States] :  |b MGM Home Entertainment,  |c [2002], c2000. 
300 |a 1 videodisc (110 min.) :  |b sd., col. ;  |c 4 3/4 in. 
538 |a DVD, stereo., surround, Region 1 encoding. 
506 |a FOR HOME USE ONLY. 
546 |a English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. 
511 1 |a Miles Anderson, Romane Bohringer, David Bradley, David Calder, Bruce Davidson, Brion James, Peter Kubheka, Vusi Kunene, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Janet McTeer, Chris Walker, Lia Williams. 
508 |a Director of photography, Jens Schlosser ; editor, Nicholas Wayman Harris. 
500 |a Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000. 
500 |a Inspired from "King Lear" by William Shakespeare. 
521 8 |a MPAA rating: R, for sexuality and language. 
520 |a Follows the trials and tribulations of a busload of tourists who get stranded in an abandoned mining town in the middle of the African desert. After a fine bout of partying, they fall prey to the heat, isolation, and fear of death that pushes them to the extremes of introspection and emotional exploration. And in a beautifully futile gesture, they begin to rehearse a production of Shakespeare's King Lear, which helps pry open a few fragile psyches. 
590 |a September06eng 
650 0 |a Tourism  |z Africa  |v Drama. 
651 0 |a Africa  |x Description and travel  |v Drama. 
700 1 |a Kruijer, Patricia. 
700 1 |a Windeløv, Vibeke. 
700 1 |a Levring, Kristian,  |d 1957- 
700 1 |a Jensen, Anders Thomas,  |d 1972- 
700 1 |a Anderson, Miles. 
700 1 |a Bohringer, Romane. 
700 1 |a Bradley, David,  |d 1955- 
700 1 |a Calder, David,  |d 1946- 
700 1 |a Davison, Bruce,  |d 1946- 
700 1 |a James, Brion,  |d 1945- 
700 1 |a Kubheka, Peter. 
700 1 |a Kunene, Vusi. 
700 1 |a Leigh, Jennifer Jason,  |d 1958- 
700 1 |a McTeer, Janet. 
700 1 |a Walker, Chris. 
700 1 |a Williams, Lia. 
700 1 |a Schlosser, Jens. 
700 1 |a Harris, Nicholas Wayman. 
700 1 |a Shakespeare, William,  |d 1564-1616.  |t King Lear. 
710 2 |a Newmarket Capital Group LP. 
710 2 |a Good Machine International, Inc. (Firm) 
710 2 |a Zoetrope Entertainment 5 (Firm) 
710 2 |a MGM Home Entertainment Inc. 
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852 0 |b DVD  |h PN1995.9.A43  |i D65 2002 (DVD)