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My Own Private Idaho

Synopsis
Feature film. A story about street hustlers that incorporates a reworking of the Hal/King Henry/Falstaff triangle. Some of the dialogue is taken from Henry IV Part 1.
Language
English
Country
United States
Medium
Film
Technical information
Colour / Sound
Year of release
1991
Year of production
1991
Subjects
Drama
Keywords
Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)

Credits

Director
Gus Van Sant
Producer
Allan Mindel
Cinematographer
Eric Alan Edwards; John Campbell
Screenplay
Gus Van Sant
Music
Bill Stafford
Art Direction
Ken Hardy
Cast
James Russo 
Keanu Reeves 
River Phoenix 
Wiliam Richert 

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£19.99
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
100 minutes
Year
2005

Type
Film
Format
16mm
Availability
Hire
Duration/Size
100 minutes

Production Company

Name

New Line Cinema

Distributor (Hire)

Name

BFI Film Bookings Unit

Email
bookings.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
http://www.bfi.org.uk/about-bfi/help-faq/film-bookings External site opens in new window
Phone
020 7957 8938 / 8935
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
W1T 1LN

Distributor (Sale)

Name

Entertainment in Video

Phone
020 7930 7766
Fax
020 7930 9399
Address
108-110 Jermyn Street
London
SW1Y 6HB
 

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