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The Resource Wonder boys, Paramount Pictures and Mutual Film Company present a Scott Rudin/Curtis Hanson production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Curtis Hanson ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)

Wonder boys, Paramount Pictures and Mutual Film Company present a Scott Rudin/Curtis Hanson production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Curtis Hanson ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)

Label
Wonder boys
Title
Wonder boys
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and Mutual Film Company present a Scott Rudin/Curtis Hanson production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Curtis Hanson ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; directed by Curtis Hanson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
During a single weekend, college professor Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 2001, Oscar - Best Music, Song (Bob Dylan)
  • Golden Globe, 2001, Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Bob Dylan)
  • LAFCA Award, 2000, Best Actor (Michael Douglas) and Best Supporting Actress (Frances McDormand)
Cataloging source
IUO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editor, Dede Allen ; music, Christopher Young ; costume designer, Beatrix Aruna Pasztur ; production designer, Jeannine Oppewall
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French language soundtrack ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Robert Downey, Jr
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1944-
  • 1975-
  • 1978-
  • 1931-2019
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hanson, Curtis
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Kloves, Steven
  • Douglas, Michael
  • Maguire, Tobey
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Holmes, Katie
  • Torn, Rip
  • Downey, Robert
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Mutual Film Company
Runtime
112
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Authors
  • College teachers
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Wonder boys, Paramount Pictures and Mutual Film Company present a Scott Rudin/Curtis Hanson production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Curtis Hanson ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Based on the novel Wonder boys by Michael Chabon
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Special features: cast and crew interviews featuring Michael Douglas, Francis McDormand, Tobey Maguire and Curtis Hanson ; location map with explanations by Curtis Hanson ; songs of Wonder boys with commentary by Curtis Hanson ; music video for Things have changed by Bob Dylan ; theatrical trailer ; interactive menues ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780792165149
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363326144
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
332614
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46438667
System details
DVD, Dolby surround
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • laserdisc
Label
Wonder boys, Paramount Pictures and Mutual Film Company present a Scott Rudin/Curtis Hanson production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Curtis Hanson ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; directed by Curtis Hanson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen format
  • Based on the novel Wonder boys by Michael Chabon
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Special features: cast and crew interviews featuring Michael Douglas, Francis McDormand, Tobey Maguire and Curtis Hanson ; location map with explanations by Curtis Hanson ; songs of Wonder boys with commentary by Curtis Hanson ; music video for Things have changed by Bob Dylan ; theatrical trailer ; interactive menues ; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • stereophonic
  • mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • unknown
  • other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780792165149
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363326144
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
332614
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm46438667
System details
DVD, Dolby surround
Video recording format
  • DVD
  • laserdisc

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