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Uniform Title Million dollar baby (Motion picture : 2004)
Title Million dollar baby [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; in association with Lakeshore Entertainment ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced by Albert S. Ruddy, Tom Rosenberg, Paul Haggis ; a Malpaso/Ruddy Morgan production.
Published Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2005.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Media - Instructional DVDs  10997    IN LIBRARY
 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997.2 .M553 2005    DUE 01-02-15
  
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 2 videodiscs (132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Tom Stern ; edited by Joel Cox ; music by Clint Eastwood ; music orchestrated and conducted by Lennie Niehaus ; special musical arrangements by Gennady Loktionov ; guitarist, Bruce Forman.
Note Based on short stories from the book: Rope burns / by F.X. Toole.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004.
Special feature (disc 1, 2 min.): theatrical trailer.
Special features (disc 2, 57 min., in English with optional French subtitles): "Born to fight" featurette, examining the parallels between the movie & the experiences of real-life boxer Lucia Rijker (19 min.); "The producers : round 15" making-of featurette with Ruddy, Rosenberg & Haggis (13 min.); "James Lipton takes on three", roundtable discussion with Eastwood, Swank & Freeman (25 min.).
Contents disc 1. Movie -- disc 2. Special features.
System Reqs DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Cast Clint Eastwood, Hillary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Anthony Mackie, Jay Baruchel, Mike Colter, Lucia Rijker, Brian O'Byrne, Margo Martindale, Riki Lindhome, Michael Peña.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, some disturbing images, thematic material and language.
Summary Frankie is a former boxing manager, who initially refuses to train Maggie due to her gender and age. With her talent and his coaching the spirited young fighter rises through the ranks of women's boxing, the pair form a touching bond in the process.
Awards Academy Award, 2005: Best Picture; Best Director (Clint Eastwood); Best Actress (Hilary Swank); Best Supporting Actor (Morgan Freeman).
Language In English or dubbed French; with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed captioned.
Subject Boxing -- Drama.
Boxers (Sports) -- Drama.
Boxing trainers -- Drama.
Women boxers -- Drama.
Women athletes -- Drama.
Boxing for women -- Drama.
Rijker, Lucia, 1967-
Genre Sports films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Eastwood, Clint, 1930- Producer, Director, Actor, Composer.
Haggis, Paul, Producer, Screenwriter.
Ruddy, Albert S., 1934- Producer.
Rosenberg, Tom, Producer.
Swank, Hilary, Actor.
Freeman, Morgan, Actor.
Mackie, Anthony, 1979- Actor.
Baruchel, Jay, 1982- Actor.
Colter, Mike, 1976- Actor.
Eastwood, Kyle, Composer.
Rijker, Lucia, 1967- Actor.
O'Byrne, Brian F, Actor.
Martindale, Margo, 1951- Actor.
Lindhome, Riki, 1979- Actor.
Peña, Michael, 1976- Actor.
Stern, Tom, 1946- Cinematographer.
Cox, Joel, Film editor.
Niehaus, Lennie, Conductor.
Forman, Bruce, Performer.
Toole, F. X., 1930- Rope burns.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Lakeshore Entertainment (Firm)
Malpaso (Company)
Ruddy Morgan Productions.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Related Titles Born to fight.
ISBN 1419802496
9781419802492
Standard # 012569593237
Publisher # 59323 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 59134326