The Resource The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures ; an Alexander Payne film, (videorecording DVD)

The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures ; an Alexander Payne film, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The descendants
Title
The descendants
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures ; an Alexander Payne film
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Phedon Papamichael ; editor, Kevin Tent ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; language including some sexual references
  • CHV rating: 14A; mature theme, coarse language
Language note
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
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.D47 2012
PerformerNote
George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Beau Bridges, Judy Greer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1962-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hemmings, Kaui Hart
  • Payne, Alexander
  • Burke, Jim
  • Taylor, Jim
  • Faxon, Nat
  • Rash, Jim
  • Clooney, George
  • Woodley, Shailene
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Greer, Judy
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Ad Hominem Enterprises (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boating accidents
  • Mothers
  • Family
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Parent and child
  • Families of royal descent
  • Hawaii
Technique
live action
Label
The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures ; an Alexander Payne film, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Special features: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style
Control code
ocn778720684
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Other control number
024543752035
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2275203
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1); 5.1 Dolby Digital, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby surround, dual layer
Label
The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures ; an Alexander Payne film, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Special features: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style
Control code
ocn778720684
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Other control number
024543752035
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2275203
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1); 5.1 Dolby Digital, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby surround, dual layer

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