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Title Wonder boys [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures and Mutual Film Company present a Scott Rudin/Curtis Hanson production ; executive producers, Adam Schroeder, Ned Dowd ; produced by Scott Rudin, Curtis Hanson ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; directed by Curtis Hanson.
Published Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, c2000.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1995.9.T4 W6 2000    IN LIBRARY
Edition Widescreen version.
Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Widescreen DVD collection
Widescreen DVD collection.
Credits Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editor, Dede Allen ; music, Christopher Young ; costume designer, Beatrix Aruna Pasztor ; production designer, Jeannine Oppewall.
Note Based on the novel Wonder boys by Michael Chabon.
Originally released as a motion picture.
Special features: cast and crew interviews featuring Michael Douglas, Francis McDormand, Tobey Maguire and Curtis Hanson ; Pittsburgh interactive location map with explanations by Curtis Hanson ; songs of Wonder boys with commentary by Curtis Hanson ; music video for Things have changed by Bob Dylan ; theatrical trailer.
System Reqs DVD, Region 1, NTSC; Widescreen (16.9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.0 surround, Dolby surround.
Cast Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Robert Downey, Jr., Jane Adams, Philip Bosco, Richard Thomas, Richard Knox, Michael Cavadias.
Audience MPAA rating: R, for language and drug use.
Summary During a single weekend, college professor Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up.
Awards Academy Awards, 2001, Oscar - Best Music, Song (Bob Dylan)
Golden Globe, 2001, Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Bob Dylan)
LAFCA Award, 2000, Best Actor (Michael Douglas) and Best Supporting Actress (Frances McDormand)
Language English or dubbed French language soundtrack with optional English (SDF) subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Subject Authors -- Drama.
College teachers -- Drama.
Genre Feature films.
Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Hanson, Curtis. Director. Producer.
Schroeder, Adam. Producer.
Dowd, Ned. Producer.
Rudin, Scott, 1958- Producer.
Kloves, Steven. Screenwriter.
Spinotti, Dante. Cinematographer.
Allen, Dede. Film editor.
Young, Christopher, 1957- Composer.
P√°sztor, Beatrix, 1958- Costume designer.
Oppewall, Jeannine, 1947- Designer.
Douglas, Michael, 1944- Actor.
Maguire, Tobey, 1975- Actor.
McDormand, Frances. Actor.
Holmes, Katie, 1978- Actor.
Torn, Rip, 1931- Actor.
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965- Actor.
Adams, Jane, 1965- Actor.
Bosco, Philip. Actor.
Thomas, Richard, 1951- Actor.
Chabon, Michael. Wonder boys.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Mutual Film Company.
ISBN 0792165144
Standard # 097363326144
Publisher # 33261 Paramount
OCLC number 46438667