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Title Home for the holidays [videorecording] / PolyGram Filmed Entertainment presents an Egg production ; screenplay by W.D. Richter ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Jodie Foster ; directed by Jodie Foster.

Publication Info. New York : PolyGram Video, [1996]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Henry C Adams Memorial Lib Adult Fiction - HCAG-7  VIDEO FIC HOM    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videocassette (103 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
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Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
Based on a short story by Chris Radant.
Credits Director of photography, Lajos Koltai; editor, Lynzee Klingman; music, Mark Isham.
Performer Holly Hunter, Robert Downey, Jr., Anne Bancroft, Dylan McDermott, Geraldine Chaplin, Steve Guttenberg, Claire Danes, Cynthia Stevenson, Charles Durning.
Summary Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance.
Audience Rated PG-13.
System Details VHS.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Love stories -- Drama.
Families -- Adult children -- Drama.
Thanksgiving Day -- Drama.
Holidays -- United States -- Drama.
Families -- United States -- Drama.
Single mothers -- Drama.
Single-parent families -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Foster, Jodie.
Hunter, Holly, 1958-
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965-
Bancroft, Anne, 1931-2005.
Radant, Chris.
Hunter, Holly, 1958- actor.
Downey, Robert, 1965- performer.
Bancroft, Anne, 1931-2005, actor.
Chaplin, Geraldine, 1944- actor.
PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
Egg Pictures.
PolyGram Video (Firm)
ISBN $94.95
Standard No. 8006344713
Music No. 0501 PolyGram Video

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