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In Bruges [videorecording] / Universal ; Focus Features presents ; in association with Film4 ; a Blueprint Pictures production ; in association with Scion Films ; a Martin McDonagh film ; written and directed by Martin McDonagh ; produced by Graham Broadbent, Pete Czernin.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 6265 37684001087259 Learning Center Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Focus Features ; ©2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Faculty reserve.
Material for LENG-321.
Bonus features: Deleted and extended scenes (19 min.); Gag reel (6 min.); When in Bruges [featurette] (14 min.); Strange Bruges [featurette] (8 min.); A boat trip around Bruges [featurette] (6 min.); F**ing Bruges (2 min.).
Formatted Contents Note:
Medieval town -- Terrible tourist -- Seeing the sights -- Message received -- Holy blood -- Purgatory -- My hometown -- Like a fairy tale -- Someone nice -- Drowning sorrows -- Choose a side -- Suicidal -- Keep on moving -- Back to Bruges -- Capacity to change -- In your debt -- Last chance -- Will to live -- Principles -- End titles.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Eigil Bryld ; editor, Jon Gregory ; music, Carter Burwell ; production designer, Michael Carlin ; costume designer, Jany Temime.
Participant or Performer Note:
Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ralph Fiennes, Clémence Poésy, Jérémie Rénier, Thekla Reuten, Jordan Prentice, Željko Ivanek.
Summary, etc.:
Ray and Ken, two foul-mouthed Irish hit men, are hiding out in Bruges, Belgium. For Ray, Bruges is a place where you can spend a year in a weekend, while Ken finds the ancient town calming and contemplative. Ken and Ray work for Harry, a crime lord who eventually materializes in Bruges, and ends up proving that even professional hitmen have their feelings. A loopy, violent fable that is part thriller, part spoof, with a dash of dark comedy, leavened with intellectual conceits and religious allegory--but in no way is "In Bruges" long, boring, or slow.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language and some drug use.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; anamorphic widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 2.35:1.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
This disc is copy protected.
Language Note:
In English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard-of-hearing, Spanish, and French.
Subject: Assassins > Belgium > Bruges > Drama.
Tourists > Belgium > Bruges > Drama.
Criminals > Belgium > Bruges > Drama.
Irish drama > Belgium > Bruges.
Bruges (Belgium) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Action and adventure films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Ralph Fiennes, Clémence Poésy, Jérémie Rénier, Thekla Reuten, Jordan Prentice, Željko Ivanek.

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