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The Resource The shipping news, Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Lasse Hallström ; producers Irwin Winkler, Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Leslie Holleran ; screenplay writer, Robert Nelson Jacobs ; director, Lasse Hallström, (videorecording)

The shipping news, Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Lasse Hallström ; producers Irwin Winkler, Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Leslie Holleran ; screenplay writer, Robert Nelson Jacobs ; director, Lasse Hallström, (videorecording)

Label
The shipping news
Title
The shipping news
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Lasse Hallström ; producers Irwin Winkler, Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Leslie Holleran ; screenplay writer, Robert Nelson Jacobs ; director, Lasse Hallström
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, Andrew Mondshein ; music, Christopher Young ; production designer, David Gropman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R for some language, sexuality and disturbing images
Language note
English and French language tracks; English and Spanish subtitles; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Kevin Spacey, Julianne Moore, Judi Dench, Scott Glen, Rhys Ifans, Pete Postlethwaite, Cate Blanchett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1967-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Winkler, Irwin
  • Goldstein Knowlton, Linda
  • Holleran, Leslie
  • Jacobs, Robert Nelson
  • Hallström, Lasse
  • Spacey, Kevin
  • Moore, Julianne
  • Dench, Judi
  • Glen, Scott
  • Ifans, Rhys
  • Postlethwaite, Pete
  • Blanchett, Cate
  • Stapleton, Oliver
  • Mondshein, Andrew
  • Young, Christopher
  • Kalfus, Renée Ehrlich
  • Gropman, David
  • Proulx, Annie
  • Miramax Films
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Feature films
  • Feature films
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The shipping news, Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Lasse Hallström ; producers Irwin Winkler, Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Leslie Holleran ; screenplay writer, Robert Nelson Jacobs ; director, Lasse Hallström, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on the novel by E. Annie Proulx
  • Special features: "Dive beneath the surface" featurette; feature commentary with director, screenwriter & producers; stills gallery; behind-the-scenes; portrait gallery; scenery gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm49471423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 2:35.1.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780788834554
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936165470
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24027
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
For private use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The shipping news, Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler production, a Lasse Hallström ; producers Irwin Winkler, Linda Goldstein Knowlton, Leslie Holleran ; screenplay writer, Robert Nelson Jacobs ; director, Lasse Hallström, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on the novel by E. Annie Proulx
  • Special features: "Dive beneath the surface" featurette; feature commentary with director, screenwriter & producers; stills gallery; behind-the-scenes; portrait gallery; scenery gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm49471423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 2:35.1.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Isbn
9780788834554
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936165470
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24027
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Terms governing use
For private use only.
Video recording format
DVD
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