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The Resource King of the hill, Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Wildwood/Bona Fide production ; executive producer, John Hardy ; produced by Barbara Maltby, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa ; written for the screen and directed by Steven Soderbergh, (video recording)

King of the hill, Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Wildwood/Bona Fide production ; executive producer, John Hardy ; produced by Barbara Maltby, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa ; written for the screen and directed by Steven Soderbergh, (video recording)

Label
King of the hill
Title
King of the hill
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Wildwood/Bona Fide production ; executive producer, John Hardy ; produced by Barbara Maltby, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa ; written for the screen and directed by Steven Soderbergh
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Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • King of the hill: Set in St. Louis during the Depression, it follows the daily struggles of a resourceful and imaginative adolescent who, after his tubercular mother is sent to a sanatorium, must survive on his own in a run-down hotel during his salesman father's long business trips
  • Underneath: A recovering gambling addict attempts to reconcile with his family and friends but finds trouble and temptation when caught between feelings for his ex-wife and her dangerous hoodlum boyfriend
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LIQ
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • King of the hill (Motion picture : 1993)
  • Underneath (Motion picture)
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Credits note
  • King of the hill: Costume design, Susan Lyall ; production design, Gary Frutkoff ; music, Cliff Martinez ; camera, Elliot Davis ; picture editor, Steven Soderbergh
  • Underneath: Costume design, Karyn Wagner ; editor, Stan Salfas ; production design, Howard Cummings ; music, Cliff Martinez ; camera, Elliot Davis
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
  • King of the hill: Jeroen Krabbé, Lisa Eichhorn, Karen Allen, Spalding Gray, Elizabeth McGovern, and Jesse Bradford
  • Underneath: Peter Gallagher, Alison Elliott, William Fichtner, Adam Trese, Joe Don Baker, Paul Dooley, Shelley Duvall, Elisabeth Shue
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  • 1963-
  • 1909-1993
  • 1944-
  • 1952-
  • 1951-
  • 1941-2004
  • 1961-
  • 1955-
  • 1970-
  • 1969-
  • 1928-
  • 1949-
  • 1948-
  • 1983-
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  • Soderbergh, Steven
  • Hardy, John
  • Maltby, Barbara
  • Berger, Albert
  • Yerxa, Ron
  • Donen, Joshua
  • Reid, William
  • Wigram, Lionel
  • Fuchs, Daniel
  • Krabbé, Jeroen
  • Eichhorn, Lisa
  • Allen, Karen
  • Gray, Spalding
  • McGovern, Elizabeth
  • Bradford, Jesse
  • Gallagher, Peter
  • Elliott, Alison
  • Fichtner, William
  • Trese, Adam
  • Baker, Joe Don
  • Dooley, Paul
  • Duvall, Shelley
  • Shue, Elisabeth
  • Lyall, Susan
  • Frutkoff, Gary
  • Martinez, Cliff
  • Davis, Elliot
  • Wagner, Karyn
  • Salfas, Stan
  • Cummings, Howard
  • Hotchner, A. E
  • Tonguette, Peter Prescott
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Gramercy Pictures
  • Wildwood Films
  • Bona Fide Productions
  • Populist Pictures
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
103
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
698
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  • Families
  • Boys
  • Latchkey children
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Depressions
  • Saint Louis (Mo.)
  • Hotchner, A. E.
Technique
live action
Label
King of the hill, Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Wildwood/Bona Fide production ; executive producer, John Hardy ; produced by Barbara Maltby, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa ; written for the screen and directed by Steven Soderbergh, (video recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • King of the hill: Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Underneath: Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • King of the hill: Based on the memoir by A. E. Hotchner
  • Underneath: Based on the novel "Criss Cross" by Don Tracy
  • Special features: DVD Disc 1: Steven Soderbergh (new interview); A.E. Hotchner (new interview); Against Tyranny (a new visual essay); Deleted scenes; Trailer. DVD Disc 2: Steven Soderbergh (interview about The Underneath); The Underneath (1995, Soderbergh's follow-up feature to King of the hill)
Contents
  • DVD one.
  • King of the hill
  • DVD two.
  • Underneath
  • Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Populist Pictures production ; executive producers, Joshua Donen, William Reid, Lionel Wigram ; screenplay by Sam Lowry and Daniel Fuchs ; produced by John Hardy ; directed by Steven Soderbergh (approximately 100 minutes : 1995)
Control code
ocn880681944
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
1993 and 1995 motion picture release.
Extent
2 videodiscs (103 min.)
Isbn
9781604658286
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC2339BDDVD
System control number
(OCoLC)880681944
System details
DVD: NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) aspect ratio, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Label
King of the hill, Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Wildwood/Bona Fide production ; executive producer, John Hardy ; produced by Barbara Maltby, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa ; written for the screen and directed by Steven Soderbergh, (video recording)
Publication
Note
  • King of the hill: Originally released as a motion picture in 1993
  • Underneath: Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • King of the hill: Based on the memoir by A. E. Hotchner
  • Underneath: Based on the novel "Criss Cross" by Don Tracy
  • Special features: DVD Disc 1: Steven Soderbergh (new interview); A.E. Hotchner (new interview); Against Tyranny (a new visual essay); Deleted scenes; Trailer. DVD Disc 2: Steven Soderbergh (interview about The Underneath); The Underneath (1995, Soderbergh's follow-up feature to King of the hill)
Contents
  • DVD one.
  • King of the hill
  • DVD two.
  • Underneath
  • Universal ; Gramercy Pictures presents a Populist Pictures production ; executive producers, Joshua Donen, William Reid, Lionel Wigram ; screenplay by Sam Lowry and Daniel Fuchs ; produced by John Hardy ; directed by Steven Soderbergh (approximately 100 minutes : 1995)
Control code
ocn880681944
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
1993 and 1995 motion picture release.
Extent
2 videodiscs (103 min.)
Isbn
9781604658286
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC2339BDDVD
System control number
(OCoLC)880681944
System details
DVD: NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) aspect ratio, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround

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