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The Resource Gran Torino, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Village Roadshow Pictures a Double Nickel entertainment ; a Malpaso production ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Nick Schenk ; story by Dave Johannson & Nick Schenk ; produced by Robert Lorenz, Bill Gerber ; in association with Matten Productions GmbH & Co. KG, (videorecording)

Gran Torino, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Village Roadshow Pictures a Double Nickel entertainment ; a Malpaso production ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Nick Schenk ; story by Dave Johannson & Nick Schenk ; produced by Robert Lorenz, Bill Gerber ; in association with Matten Productions GmbH & Co. KG, (videorecording)

Label
Gran Torino
Title
Gran Torino
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Village Roadshow Pictures a Double Nickel entertainment ; a Malpaso production ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Nick Schenk ; story by Dave Johannson & Nick Schenk ; produced by Robert Lorenz, Bill Gerber ; in association with Matten Productions GmbH & Co. KG
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A Korean War vet stops a young Hmong teen from stealing his prized car, and reluctantly proceeds to reform the boy, learning about himself along the way
Member of
Awards note
National Board of Review Award for Best Actor (Eastwood).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editing, Joel Cox and Gary D. Roach ; director of photography, Tom Stern ; music, Kyle Eastwood and Michael Stevens
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R for language throughout and some violence
Language note
In Englishor dubbed French or Spanish with optional English (SDH), French, Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G73 2010
PerformerNote
Bee Vang, Clint Eastwood, Ahney Her, Christopher Carley, John Carroll Lynch, Brian Haley, Geraldine Hughes, Brian Howe, William Hill
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-
  • 1991-
  • 1978-
  • 1963-
  • 1963-
  • 1970-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eastwood, Clint
  • Schenk, Nick
  • Johannson, Dave
  • Lorenz, Robert
  • Gerber, Bill
  • Vang, Bee
  • Her, Ahney
  • Carley, Christopher
  • Lynch, John Carroll
  • Haley, Brian
  • Hughes, Geraldine
  • Howe, Brian
  • Eastwood, Kyle
  • Stevens, Michael
  • Cox, Joel
  • Roach, Gary D.
  • Stern, Tom
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Village Roadshow Pictures
  • Double Nickel Entertainment (Firm)
  • Malpaso (Company)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
  • Matten Productions
Runtime
116
Series statement
Clint Eastwood collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
  • Widowers
  • Hmong American families
  • Ford Torino automobile
  • Korean War, 1950-1953
  • Gangs
Technique
live action
Label
Gran Torino, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Village Roadshow Pictures a Double Nickel entertainment ; a Malpaso production ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Nick Schenk ; story by Dave Johannson & Nick Schenk ; produced by Robert Lorenz, Bill Gerber ; in association with Matten Productions GmbH & Co. KG, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: Manning the wheel : the meaning of manhood as reflected in American car culture; Gran Torino : more than a car
Bar code
  • 31223140062374
  • 31223140062317
  • 31223140062358
  • 31223140062341
  • 31223140062291
  • 31223140062366
  • 31223140062325
  • 31223140062309
  • 31223121478425
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
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781419897740
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929126651
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000149783
  • 3000029970
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)631324235
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital surround 5.1 ; widescreen (enhanced) ; dual layer ; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gran Torino, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Village Roadshow Pictures a Double Nickel entertainment ; a Malpaso production ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Nick Schenk ; story by Dave Johannson & Nick Schenk ; produced by Robert Lorenz, Bill Gerber ; in association with Matten Productions GmbH & Co. KG, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: Manning the wheel : the meaning of manhood as reflected in American car culture; Gran Torino : more than a car
Bar code
  • 31223140062374
  • 31223140062317
  • 31223140062358
  • 31223140062341
  • 31223140062291
  • 31223140062366
  • 31223140062325
  • 31223140062309
  • 31223121478425
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
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781419897740
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929126651
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000149783
  • 3000029970
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)631324235
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital surround 5.1 ; widescreen (enhanced) ; dual layer ; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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