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The Resource About a boy, Universal Pictures and Studio Canal present ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Peter Hedges and Chris Weitz & Paul Weitz ; directed by Paul Weitz and Chris Weitz, (videorecording)

About a boy, Universal Pictures and Studio Canal present ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Peter Hedges and Chris Weitz & Paul Weitz ; directed by Paul Weitz and Chris Weitz, (videorecording)

Label
About a boy
Title
About a boy
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Studio Canal present ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Peter Hedges and Chris Weitz & Paul Weitz ; directed by Paul Weitz and Chris Weitz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor who will do anything to avoid responsibility and everything to meet attractive single women gets a lesson about life from a bright but geeky 12-year-old boy
Cataloging source
IlCrlFMD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Remi Adefarasin ; editor, Nick Moore ; music by Badly Drawn Boy
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Soundtrack in English or French; subtitles in English or Spanish
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A26 2003
PerformerNote
Hugh Grant, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, Isabel Brook, Sharon Small, Victoria Smurfit, Nicholas Hoult
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1967-
  • 1974-
  • 1990-
  • 1957-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grant, Hugh
  • Collette, Toni
  • Weisz, Rachel
  • Brook, Isabel
  • Small, Sharon
  • Smurfit, Victoria
  • Hoult, Nicholas
  • Rosenthal, Jane
  • Hedges, Peter
  • Weitz, Chris
  • Weitz, Paul
  • Adefarasin, Remi
  • Hornby, Nick
  • Badly Drawn Boy
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Studio Canal+
  • Tribeca Productions
  • Working Title Films
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bachelors
  • Single women
  • Boys
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Dating (Social customs)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
About a boy, Universal Pictures and Studio Canal present ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Peter Hedges and Chris Weitz & Paul Weitz ; directed by Paul Weitz and Chris Weitz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Nick Hornby
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Includes production featurette, commentary, deleted scenes, Badly Drawn Boy music video, Santa's super sleigh lyrics, English to English dictionary, trailers, production notes, cast and crew notes, and DVD-ROM features
Bar code
  • 31223140070492
  • 31223140070526
  • 31223114481576
  • 31223140070484
  • 31223140070518
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 42 min.)
Isbn
9780783268644
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192197925
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
21979
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1
  • DVD-ROM system requirements: WIN/95+; DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD
Label
About a boy, Universal Pictures and Studio Canal present ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Peter Hedges and Chris Weitz & Paul Weitz ; directed by Paul Weitz and Chris Weitz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Nick Hornby
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Includes production featurette, commentary, deleted scenes, Badly Drawn Boy music video, Santa's super sleigh lyrics, English to English dictionary, trailers, production notes, cast and crew notes, and DVD-ROM features
Bar code
  • 31223140070492
  • 31223140070526
  • 31223114481576
  • 31223140070484
  • 31223140070518
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 42 min.)
Isbn
9780783268644
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192197925
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
21979
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD player required; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; region 1
  • DVD-ROM system requirements: WIN/95+; DVD-ROM drive
Video recording format
DVD

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