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Title The descendants [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; directed by Alexander Payne ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; made in association with Dune Entertainment and produced in association with Little Blair Productions and Ingeneous Film Partners.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2012.

Copies

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 Byron PL DVD - BYLY-14  DVD MOVIE DESCENDANTS    DUE 09-26-19
 Charles B. Phillips PL DVD - CPBB-3  DVD DESCENDANTS    IN TRANSIT
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult DVD - CHVY-11  DVD D DES (DRAMA)    AVAILABLE
 Clinton Township PL DVD - CTPY-12  DVD R DES    AVAILABLE
 Cordova DL DVD - CORG-7  DVD R #296    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib DVD - COLY-12  DVD R DES    DUE 09-21-19
 DeKalb PL DVD - DKLY-12  DVD DES    AVAILABLE
 Earlville PL DVD - EAPY-12  DVD DES    AVAILABLE
 East Dubuque DL DVD - EDLY-13  DVD FIC DES    AVAILABLE

Description 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1); 5.1 Dolby Digital, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby surround, dual layer.
Cast George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller, Nick Krause, Matthew Lillard, Robert Forster, Beau Bridges, Judy Greer.
Credits Director of photography, Phedon Papamichael ; editor, Kevin Tent.
Note Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Extras: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style.
Summary Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries.
Audience MPAA rating: R; language including some sexual references CHV rating: 14A; mature theme, coarse language.
Awards Nominated for 5 Academy Awards. Academy Awards, 2012: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay.
Language English (5.1 Dolby Digital), Spanish or French (Dolby surround) dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; descriptive audio (5.1 Dolby Digital); closed-captioned.
Subject Fathers and daughters -- Drama.
Husband and wife -- Drama.
Parent and child -- Drama.
Mothers -- Death -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Boating accidents -- Drama.
Families of royal descent -- Hawaii -- Drama.
Hawaii -- Drama.
Genre/Form Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Payne, Alexander, 1961- director, author of screenplay, producer.
Faxon, Nat, author of screenplay.
Rash, Jim, 1970- author of screenplay.
Burke, Jim, producer.
Taylor, Jim, 1962- producer.
Clooney, George, actor.
Woodley, Shailene, actor.
Miller, Amara, actor.
Bridges, Beau, actor.
Greer, Judy, 1975- actor.
Hemmings, Kaui Hart. Descendants.
Ad Hominem Enterprises (Firm)
Dune Entertainment.
Little Blair Productions.
Ingenious Film Partners (Firm)
Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Descendants (Motion picture : 2011)
Standard No. 024543752035 80
024543752042
Music No. 2275203 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
2275204 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

 
    
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