Fear of Fiction

Overview

An author suffering from writer's block takes a cross country trip with a pair of identical twins in this surreal road film starring Melissa Leo and Sam Trammell. Sigrid Anderssen (Leo) has a bestselling book and a red hot reputation. Trouble is, her well of ideas has just run dry. In search of inspiration, she answers an ad seeking a traveling companion for a coast-to-coast cruise. The person who placed the ad is Red (Trammell). He's packed his camping gear for a tour of the south, but he doesn't want to make ...
See more details below
DVD
$13.70
BN.com price
(Save 8%)$14.99 List Price
Other sellers (DVD)
  • All (8) from $4.20   
  • New (6) from $4.20   
  • Used (2) from $20.38   

Overview

An author suffering from writer's block takes a cross country trip with a pair of identical twins in this surreal road film starring Melissa Leo and Sam Trammell. Sigrid Anderssen (Leo) has a bestselling book and a red hot reputation. Trouble is, her well of ideas has just run dry. In search of inspiration, she answers an ad seeking a traveling companion for a coast-to-coast cruise. The person who placed the ad is Red (Trammell). He's packed his camping gear for a tour of the south, but he doesn't want to make the drive alone. When the two road warriors stop to pick up Red's identical twin brother Tom, the road before them seems to stretch out into infinity.
Read More Show Less

Special Features

Director's commentary; Penn Jillette outtakes; Trailer
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/17/2009
  • UPC: 187830002036
  • Original Release: 2000
  • Rating:

  • Source: Brink
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 1:39:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 94,274

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Melissa Leo Sigrid Anderssen
Sam Trammell Red/Tom
Penn Jillette
David Wheir
Stephen Pearlman
Reno
Jay Devlin
Technical Credits
Charlie Ahearn Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Kristina Boden Editor
John Foster Cinematographer
Gerry Kagan Producer
Evan Lurie Songwriter
Lee Ranaldo Songwriter
Read More Show Less

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Fear of Fiction
1. Sigrid's Reading [4:00]
2. Sigrid's Apartment [2:44]
3. Sigrid Meets Red At Café [1:56]
4. Sigrid Arrives in Binghamton [2:35]
5. Picking Up Red's Twin, Tom [2:11]
6. Visiting Psychics in Buffalo [6:27]
7. Onward to Canada [3:54]
8. Tom Picked Up By Jesuit Priest [6:13]
9. Campfire Stories [2:25]
10. Tom Leaves Priest At Motel [5:00]
11. Tom Picked Up Again By Priest [3:44]
12. The Garage Music Fanatic [3:11]
13. Red & Sigrid At Motel [2:58]
14. Mix Up in Moosejaw [5:22]
15. Hitchhiking in the Rockies [3:25]
16. Another Crazy Hitchhiker [6:14]
17. Tom With the Sisters of Mercy [4:13]
18. Sigrid's Nightmare [3:05]
19. Tom Visits Sigrid's Mother [4:13]
20. Arriving At Glacier Lake [5:57]
21. Up to the Attic to Find Tom [7:55]
22. Into the Lake Basketballhead [5:47]
23. Casting Ashes Into the Lake [3:18]
24. End Credits [2:48]
Read More Show Less

Menu

Disc #1 -- Fear of Fiction
   Play
   Chapters
   Special Features
      Director's Commentary: On/Off
      Penn Jillette Outtakes
      Trailer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously