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Uniform Title Dances with wolves (Motion picture)
Title Dances with wolves [videorecording] / an Orion Pictures release ; Tig Productions ; Majestic Films International ; producers, Kevin Costner, Jim Wilson ; screenplay writer, Michael Blake ; director, Kevin Costner.
Published [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, [2003], c1990.
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 Media - Instructional DVDs  11369    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition Special ed. ; Widescreen version (2.35:1 ; 16x9).
Description 2 videodiscs (ca. 236 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: May 30, 2003.
Credits Director of photography, Dean Semler ; editors, Neil Travis ... [et al.] ; original music, John Barry ; costume designer, Elsa Zamparelli ; production designer, Jeffrey Beecroft ; executive producer, Jake Eberts.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Based on the novel by Michael Blake.
Special features: extended version with never-before-seen additional scenes; audio commentary with Kevin Costner and producer Jim Wilson; second audio commentary with the director of photography and the editor; "The creation of an epic" retrospective documentary; original making-of featurette; original music video; "Dances" photo montage with introduction by Ben Glass; poster gallery; TV spots; original theatrical trailer.
System Reqs DVD, Dolby digital, 5.1 Dolby surround, Region 1 encoding.
Cast Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant, Floyd 'Red Crow' Westerman, Tantoo Cardinal, Robert Pastorelli, Charles Rocket, Maury Chaykin.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
Summary Rewarded for his heroism in the Civil War, Lt. John Dunbar wants to see the American frontier before it is gone. Assigned to an abandoned fort with a Sioux tribe as his only neighbor, he overcomes the language barrier and mutual fear and distrust to become a friend of the tribe. But his knowledge of their ultimate fate forces him to make a crucial decision.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1991: Oscar - Best Cinematography (Dean Semler); Best Director (Kevin Costner); Best Film Editing (Neil Travis); Best Music, Original Score (John Barry); Best Picture (Jim Wilson, Kevin Costner); Best Sound (Russell Williams II, Jeffrey Perkins, Bill W. Benton, Gregory H. Watkins; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (Michael Blake).
Language English, Sioux, and Pawnee dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed captioned.
Subject Sioux Nation -- Drama.
United States. Army -- Officers -- Drama.
Dakota Indians -- South Dakota -- Drama.
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Intercultural communication -- Drama.
United States -- Territorial expansion -- Drama.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Drama.
Genre Feature films.
Historical films.
Western films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Internet videos.
Related Names Costner, Kevin.
Wilson, Jim (James A.)
McDonnell, Mary.
Greene, Graham, 1952-
Grant, Rodney A.
Westerman, Floyd Red Crow, 1936-2007.
Cardinal, Tantoo.
Pastorelli, Robert, 1954-2004.
Rocket, Charles, 1949-2005.
Chaykin, Maury.
Semler, Dean, 1943-
Travis, Neil, 1936-2012.
Barry, John, 1933-2011.
Zamparelli, Elsa.
Beecroft, Jeffrey.
Blake, Michael, 1945- Dances with wolves.
Tig Productions.
Majestic Films and Television International.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN 079285568X
9780792855682
Standard # 027616880598
Publisher # 1003949 MGM Home Entertainment
OCLC number 52073424