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Title To kill a mockingbird [videorecording] / a Universal Picture presentation of a Pakula-Mulligan, Brentwood Productions picture ; screenplay by Horton Foote ; produced by Alan J. Pakula ; directed by Robert Mulligan.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, 2008.
1962

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Description 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series Gregory Peck film collection
Gregory Peck film collection.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.85:1) ; Dolby Digital ; NTSC.
Credits Director of photography, Russell Harlan ; film editor, Aaron Stell ; music, Elmer Bernstein.
Cast Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall, Mary Badham, Philip Alford, Rosemary Murphy, John Megna, Frank Overton, Brock Peters, Alice Ghostley, William Windom.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel written by Harper Lee.
Contents Disc 1: The film ; Bonus features: Academy Award best actor acceptance speech; American Film Institute Life Achievement Award; excerpt from Academy Tribute to Gregory Peck; Scout remembers; feature commentary with director Robert Mulligan and producer Alan Pakula; theatrical trailer; production notes. -- Disc 2: A conversation with Gregory Peck / film by Cecilia Peck ... [et al.] ; produced & directed by Barbara Kopple (1999 ; 97 min.) ; Fearful symmetry: the making of To kill a mockingbird / a film by Charles Kiselyak. (1998 ; 90 min.).
Summary A southern lawyer who defends a black man accused of rape in this film version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The way in which it captures a time, a place, and above all, a mood, makes this film a masterpiece.
Awards 1963, Academy Awards, USA: Best Actor in a Leading Role; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
1963, Cannes Film Festival: Gary Cooper Award
1963, Golden Globes, USA: Best Film Promoting International Understanding; Best Motion Picture Actor - Drama; Best Motion Picture Score
1963, Writers Guild of America, USA: Best Written American Drama
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Language English, Spanish or French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject Lee, Harper -- Film adaptations.
Peck, Gregory, 1916-2003 -- Awards.
Badham, Mary, 1952- -- Interviews.
Race discrimination -- Drama.
Racism -- Drama.
Trials (Rape) -- Southern States -- Drama.
Race relations -- Drama.
Girls -- Drama.
Fathers and daughters -- Drama.
Southern States -- Drama.
Genre/Form DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Legal films.
Domestic fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Peck, Gregory, 1916-2003.
Duvall, Robert.
Badham, Mary, 1952-
Alford, Phillip.
Peters, Brock.
Lee, Harper. To kill a mockingbird.
Foote, Horton.
Mulligan, Robert, 1925-2008.
Pakula, Alan J., 1928-1998.
Peck, Cecilia.
Kopple, Barbara.
Kiselyak, Charles.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Brentwood Productions, Inc.
Added Title Conversation with Gregory Peck.
Fearful symmetry.
Music No. 2008099 Universal Studios

 
    
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