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The Resource Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark, Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording)

Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark, Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording)

Label
Finding Forrester
Title
Finding Forrester
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark, Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant
Title variation
À la rencontre de Forrester
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jamal Wallace is a talented young basketball player in New York City whose secret passion is writing. After an accidental meeting, Forrester, a reclusive novelist, becomes Jama's unlikely mentor. Soon, both men learn lessons from each other about life and the importance of friendship
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harris Savides; film editor, Valdis Oskarsdottir
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13 for brief strong language and some sexual references
Language note
English and French soundtracks and subtitles; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cast: Sean Connery, F. Murray Abraham, Anna Paquin, Busta Rhymes, Rob Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1984-
  • 1957-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mark, Laurence
  • Connery, Sean
  • Tollefson, Rhonda
  • Rich, Mike
  • Van Sant, Gus
  • Abraham, F. Murray
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Busta Rhymes
  • Brown, Rob
  • Savides, Harris
  • Valdís Óskarsdóttir
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Fountainbridge Films
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basketball players
  • Novelists
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Feature films
  • Feature films
  • DVDs
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark, Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Special features: HBO making-of special; Found: Rob Brown featurette; deleted choir scenes; talent files; filmographies; theatrical trailers; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46804462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780767861434
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396059894
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05989
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital & 2-channel Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark, Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Special features: HBO making-of special; Found: Rob Brown featurette; deleted choir scenes; talent files; filmographies; theatrical trailers; production notes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm46804462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780767861434
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396059894
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05989
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital & 2-channel Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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