EAN-139780786881048   EAN-13 barcode 9780786881048
Product NamePulp Fiction: A Quentin Tarantino Screenplay
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
Amazon.comA Buy on Amazon ~ 0786881046
Price New28.38 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used2.60 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width6.12 inches    (convert)
Height9.25 inches    (convert)
Length6.13 inches    (convert)
Weight8.8 ounces    (convert)
AuthorQuentin Tarantino
Page Count176
FeaturesUsed Book in Good Condition
Long DescriptionPulp Fiction: A Quentin Taratino Screenplay
198 pp. "Quentin Tarantino--director of Reservoir Dogs and writer of True Romance--won the Palme d'Or for best film at the 1994 Cannes Film Festival for Pulp Fiction, his unique vision of the underworld, starring John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Bruce Willis, Samuel Jackson, and Harvey Keitel. Taking his inspiration from the popular, and often lurid, "pulp" crime stories of the thirties and forties, Tarantino intertwines three narratives and introduces a variety of fascinating characters: thick-witted hit men, a double-crossing prizefighter on the run, his absent-minded French girlfriend, the hit men--hiring mob boss, his exotic but drug-addled wife, and two young lovers contemplating a career change--namely whether to start sticking up restaurants instead of liquor stores. Full of wicked humor, dazzling dialogue, and riveting action, Pulp Fiction is a master screenwriter's look at today's Hollywood and its dark criminal culture."Winner of: Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay; Best Picture, Los Angeles Film Critics Awards; Best Screenplay, New York Film Critics Circle Awards; and Best Screenplay, Los Angeles Film Critics Awards.Keywords: PULP FICTION QUENTIN TARANTINO SCREENPLAY ENTERTAINMENT FILM HOLLYWOOD
Similar Items9780571144648: Taxi Driver (Faber Film)
9780552150637: The Birdcage: The Shooting Script
9780552143929: Casino
9780517591048: Best American Screenplays 3: Complete Screenplays (Vol 3)
9780517574638: Best American Screenplays 2 (Complete Screenplays)
9780394747491: Hannah And Her Sisters
9780345303271: Raiders Of The Lost Ark: The Illustrated Screenplay
9780316070355: Inglourious Basterds: A Screenplay
9780060953249: Titanic: James Cameron's Illustrated Screenplay
8601400621660: Burn After Reading
View 45 more similar items
Created02-26-2012 8:45:38pm
Modified10-08-2017 12:09:02pm
Search Googleby EAN or by Title
Query Time0.0235901

Article of interest

ISBN stands for International Standard Book Number. Originally this was a 10 digit number known as ISBN-10, but has been replaced with a 13 digit version known as ISBN-13 (aka EAN-13) to better fit in with the industry standard product numbering system.

The ISBN system offers a unique numbering system for books and publications of various types. ISBN offers 9 identification digits for each book or publication and one check digit. ISBN-13 expands the available number set by doubling the available numbers. You might think that the extra three digits would more than double the available numbers but ISBN is limited within the EAN-13 numbering system and will always start with 978 or 979 as the first three digits, leaving only 9 more digits for the actual identification digits and again the last digit is the check digit.

Any ISBN-10 number can be converted to ISBN-13. Any ISBN-13 number that starts with 978 can be converted back to ISBN-10. ISBN-13 numbers that start with 979 cannot be converted to ISBN-10.

The conversion process from ISBN-10 to ISBN-13 is a rather simple one. Start with the first 9 digits of the ISBN-10 number, place 978 in front and calculate the new check digit using the standard EAN check digit calculation.

If you want to calculate the check digit for ISBN-10, that is done using a MOD-11 calculation that is very different than the EAN check digit process.


Look at the number above and below the barcode. You will see that except for the last digit in the ISBN number, all of the digits exist in the 13 digit version shown under the barcode right after the 978 and just before the new check digit of 5.

Now you can see how easy it is to convert between ISBN-10 and ISBN-13.