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The Resource The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)

The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)

Label
The hours
Title
The hours
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Summary
In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
Awards note
Academy Award, 2003: Best Performance by and Actress in a Leading Role (Nicole Kidman) -- Golden Globe, 2003: Best Motion Picture--Drama; Best Performance by and Actress in a Motion Picture--Drama (Nicole Kidman)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Hours (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Peter Boyle ; music, Philip Glass ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Maria Djurkovic
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for mature thematic elements, some disturbing images and brief language
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Allison Janney, John C. Reilly, Miranda Richardson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1952-
  • 1947-
  • 1967-
  • 1950-
  • 1979-
  • 1955-
  • 1965-
  • 1967-
  • 1946-
  • 1931-
  • 1952-
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  • Rudin, Scott
  • Fox, Robert
  • Hare, David
  • Daldry, Stephen
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Moore, Julianne
  • Kidman, Nicole
  • Harris, Ed
  • Collette, Toni
  • Danes, Claire
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Dillane, Stephen
  • Janney, Allison
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • McGarvey, Seamus
  • Boyle, Peter
  • Glass, Philip
  • Roth, Ann
  • Djurkovic, Maria
  • Cunningham, Michael
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Miramax Films
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  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Women
  • Women
  • Man-woman relationships
Label
The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)
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Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Michael Cunningham
  • Special features: Commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman; commentary by director Stephen Daldry and novelist Michael Cunningham; introduction by the filmmakers; 4 featurettes: "Three women," "The mind and times of Virginia Woolf," "The music of The hours," "The Lives of Mrs. Dalloway;" theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792189749
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05670
System details
DVD, Hi-fi stereo. Dolby surround
Label
The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Michael Cunningham
  • Special features: Commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman; commentary by director Stephen Daldry and novelist Michael Cunningham; introduction by the filmmakers; 4 featurettes: "Three women," "The mind and times of Virginia Woolf," "The music of The hours," "The Lives of Mrs. Dalloway;" theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792189749
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
05670
System details
DVD, Hi-fi stereo. Dolby surround
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