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The Resource About a boy, screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz ; directed by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz, (videorecording)

About a boy, screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz ; directed by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz, (videorecording)

Label
About a boy
Title
About a boy
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz ; directed by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
An immature, cynical bachelor learns what it means to be a man from a geeky 12 year-old boy
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English or French language tracks, Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Hugh Grant, Nicholas Hoult, Sharon Small, Toni Collette
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1969-
  • 1989-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grant, Hugh
  • Collette, Toni
  • Weitz, Paul
  • Weitz, Chris
  • Hoult, Nicholas
  • Small, Sharon
  • Weisz, Rachel
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hornby, Nick
  • Male friendship
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
About a boy, screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz ; directed by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Nick Hornby
  • Features: English to English dictionary, "Killing me softly" sing-a-long karaoke style, "Santa's super sleigh": lyrics to the entire song, deleted scenes with director's comments, "Making of" featurette, how cool are you? quiz, outtakes, music videos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pm2002004567
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780783268644
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192197925
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
21979
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a172411
  • a172411
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
About a boy, screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz ; directed by Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Nick Hornby
  • Features: English to English dictionary, "Killing me softly" sing-a-long karaoke style, "Santa's super sleigh": lyrics to the entire song, deleted scenes with director's comments, "Making of" featurette, how cool are you? quiz, outtakes, music videos
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
pm2002004567
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780783268644
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192197925
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
21979
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a172411
  • a172411
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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