Northwest noir: an art of the seriously goofy

Document author(s):
Timothy Egan
Document source:
New York Times
Publication date:
1991 Jul 14
Document language:
Document type:
Number of pages:
Source pagination:
1, 20
Document name subject:
Gus Van Sant
Document contains:
production co
Related films:
Film country(ies):
United States
Film language(s):
English and Italian
Film production company:
Avenue Pictures Productions and New Line Cinema Corporation
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Crime, Drama, Feature, Gay/lesbian, and Youth
Film subject(s):
  • Abandoned children -- Drama
  • Drug abuse and crime -- United States -- Drama
  • Drug addiction -- United States -- Drama
  • Fogle, James. Drugstore cowboy -- Film and video adaptations
  • Gay teenagers -- United States -- Drama
  • Narcolepsy -- Drama
  • Runaway teenagers -- United States -- Drama
  • Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Henry IV, part 1 -- Film and video adaptations

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