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The Resource In the valley of Elah, Warner Independent Pictures presents in association with NALA Films, Summit Entertainment and Samuels Media, a Blackfriars Bridge production, a film by Paul Haggis ; produced by Laurence Becsey, Patrick Wachsberger, Steven Samuels, Darlene Caamaño Loquet ; story by Mark Boal & Paul Haggis ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced and directed by Paul Haggis, (videorecording)

In the valley of Elah, Warner Independent Pictures presents in association with NALA Films, Summit Entertainment and Samuels Media, a Blackfriars Bridge production, a film by Paul Haggis ; produced by Laurence Becsey, Patrick Wachsberger, Steven Samuels, Darlene Caamaño Loquet ; story by Mark Boal & Paul Haggis ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced and directed by Paul Haggis, (videorecording)

Label
In the valley of Elah
Title
In the valley of Elah
Statement of responsibility
Warner Independent Pictures presents in association with NALA Films, Summit Entertainment and Samuels Media, a Blackfriars Bridge production, a film by Paul Haggis ; produced by Laurence Becsey, Patrick Wachsberger, Steven Samuels, Darlene Caamaño Loquet ; story by Mark Boal & Paul Haggis ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced and directed by Paul Haggis
Contributor
Composer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Hank, a retired Sergeant with the Military Police, receives a call informing him that his youngest son, Mike, has gone AWOL. Hank embarks on finding Mike, recently returned from a tour of duty in Iraq, but makes a series of discoveries, including a murder, that leads Hank into a far more confused and disturbing situation than he'd expected
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, 2007: SIGNIS Award (Paul Haggis)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Jo Francis ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Lisa Jensen ; production designer, Laurence Bennett
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violent and disturbing content, language and some sexuality/nudity
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
I5 2008
PerformerNote
Tommy Lee Jones, Charlize Theron, Frances Fisher, Susan Sarandon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1946-
  • 1952-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Becsey, Laurence
  • Wachsberger, Patrick
  • Samuels, Steven
  • Loquet, Darlene Caamano
  • Boal, Mark
  • Haggis, Paul
  • Jones, Tommy Lee
  • Theron, Charlize
  • Fisher, Frances
  • Isham, Mark
  • Sarandon, Susan
  • Warner Independent Pictures
  • NALA Films
  • Samuels Media (Firm)
  • Summit Entertainment
  • Blackfriar's Bridge (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
121
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Absence without leave
  • Fathers and sons
  • Murder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Padre e hijo
  • Asesinato
  • Thriller
  • Homicide investigation
  • Detective and mystery plays
  • Feature films
  • Absence without leave
  • Fathers and sons
  • Murder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
In the valley of Elah, Warner Independent Pictures presents in association with NALA Films, Summit Entertainment and Samuels Media, a Blackfriars Bridge production, a film by Paul Haggis ; produced by Laurence Becsey, Patrick Wachsberger, Steven Samuels, Darlene Caamaño Loquet ; story by Mark Boal & Paul Haggis ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced and directed by Paul Haggis, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs."--Container
  • Special features: "In the valley of Elah: after Iraq" making-of featurette (28 min.); "In the valley of Elah: coming home" making-of featurette (16 min.); additional scenes (8 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn184955356
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 2.40:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9781419860959
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391176275
  • 00085391176275
  • 883929012671
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000026357
  • 3000014701
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual layer, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
In the valley of Elah, Warner Independent Pictures presents in association with NALA Films, Summit Entertainment and Samuels Media, a Blackfriars Bridge production, a film by Paul Haggis ; produced by Laurence Becsey, Patrick Wachsberger, Steven Samuels, Darlene Caamaño Loquet ; story by Mark Boal & Paul Haggis ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced and directed by Paul Haggis, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs."--Container
  • Special features: "In the valley of Elah: after Iraq" making-of featurette (28 min.); "In the valley of Elah: coming home" making-of featurette (16 min.); additional scenes (8 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn184955356
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 2.40:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min.)
Isbn
9781419860959
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391176275
  • 00085391176275
  • 883929012671
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000026357
  • 3000014701
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual layer, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
This DVD is copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Video recording format
DVD
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