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The Resource The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)

The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)

Label
The boys are back
Title
The boys are back
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After the unexpected death of his wife, a sportswriter finds himself consumed with grief and completely unprepared to raise two boys. Determined to bring joy back into their lives, he takes a 'just say yes' approach to parenting. And as freedom reigns, chaos ensues
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Greig Fraser ; editor, Scott Gray ; composer, Hal Lindes ; songs by, Sigur Rós
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for some sexual language and thematic elements
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B697 2010
PerformerNote
Clive Owen, Emma Booth, Laura Fraser, George Mackay, Nicholas McAnulty
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1982-
  • 1976-
  • 1992-
  • 2002-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hicks, Scott
  • Cubitt, Allan
  • Brenman, Greg
  • White, Tim
  • Owen, Clive
  • Booth, Emma
  • Fraser, Laura
  • MacKay, George
  • McAnulty, Nicolas
  • Ros, Sigur
  • Carr, Simon
  • Miramax Films
  • BBC Films
  • Screen Australia
  • South Australian Film Corporation
  • Hopscotch Productions (Firm)
  • Tiger Aspect Productions
  • Southern Lights Films (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Grief in men
  • Sportswriters
  • Pena
Technique
live action
Label
The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the memoir by Simon Carr
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Bonus features: "The boys are back: a photographic journey" with optional commentary by director Scott Hicks; "A father and two sons" on set
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn495569310
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780788898044
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936793574
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
102339
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the memoir by Simon Carr
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Bonus features: "The boys are back: a photographic journey" with optional commentary by director Scott Hicks; "A father and two sons" on set
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn495569310
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 min.)
Isbn
9780788898044
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936793574
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
102339
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; NTSC; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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