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The Sunset Limited [videorecording] / HBO Films presents a Javelina Film Company production ; producer, Barbara A. Hall ; written by Cormac McCarthy ; directed by Tommy Lee Jones.


  • DVD DVD
  • ISBN: 0780683919
  • ISBN: 9780780683914
  • Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : HBO Home Entertainment ; [2012]

Available copies

  • 1 copy at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/RENTAL/Sunset (Text to phone) Available -
Lynn Adult DVDs DVD/5102 (Text to phone) Lost 01/22/2013
Reading Adult DVD DVD SUN (Text to phone) Checked out 09/05/2014

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Videodisc release of the 2011 television production.
Based on the play by Cormac McCarthy.
Release date: Feb. 7, 2012.
Special features: making-of featurette; audio commentary with Tommy Lee Jones, Samuel L. Jackson, and Cormac McCarthy.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Marco Beltrami.
Participant or Performer Note: Tommy Lee Jones, Samuel L. Jackson.
Summary: A searing two-character drama about the choices people frequently make: to go on or give in to despair. Set in a New York tenement apartment, the story focuses on two very different men: a black ex-con who claims to hear the voice of Jesus, and the white professor he stopped from throwing himself in front of an oncoming train.
Target Audience Note: Rating: TV-MA.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) aspect ratio.
Language Note: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
English (DTS, Dolby Surround 5.1), Spanish (DTS 2.0, Stereo 2.0) or French (DTS, Dolby Surround 5.1) dialogue; English, Spanish or French subtitles.
McCarthy, Cormac, 1933- (Added Author). Jones, Tommy Lee, 1946- (Added Author). Jackson, Samuel L. (Added Author). Hall, Barbara A. (Added Author). Beltrami, Marco. (Added Author). HBO Films. (Added Author). Javelina Film Company. (Added Author). HBO Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).

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