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The Resource Adaptation, Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clínica Estético production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze, (videorecording)

Adaptation, Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clínica Estético production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze, (videorecording)

Label
Adaptation
Title
Adaptation
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clínica Estético production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Blends fictional characters and situations with the lives of real people: obsessive orchid hunter John Laroche, "New Yorker" journalist Susan Orlean, Hollywood screenwriter Charlie Kaufman and his twin brother Donald. As Charlie struggles to adapt a best-selling book, he writes himself into the movie plot
Member of
Awards note
  • Academy Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Chris Cooper) in 2002
  • Academy Award nominee (2002) for Best Actor (Cage), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Streep), and Best Writing for adapted screenplay (Kaufman and Kaufman)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lance Acord ; editor, Eric Zumbrunnen ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Casey Storm ; production designer, K.K. Barrett
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned. In English (DTSl), English 5.1 (Dolby digital), English 2-channel (Dolby surround) and French 5.1 (Dolby digital) with optional subtitles in English and French
PerformerNote
Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Chris Cooper, Tilda Swinton, Cara Seymour, Brian Cox, Judy Greer, Maggie Gyllenhaal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-2017
  • 1958-
  • 1965-
  • 1951-
  • 1946-
  • 1975-
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Saxon, Edward
  • Landay, Vincent
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Kaufman, Charlie
  • Jonze, Spike
  • Cage, Nicolas
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Cooper, Chris
  • Swinton, Tilda
  • Seymour, Cara
  • Cox, Brian
  • Greer, Judy
  • Gyllenhaal, Maggie
  • Acord, Lance
  • Zumbrunnen, Eric
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Storm, Casey
  • Barrett, K. K
  • Orlean, Susan
  • Columbia Pictures Corporation
  • Intermedia Films
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
114
Series statement
Superbit series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Screenwriters
  • Motion pictures
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Adaptation, Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clínica Estético production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Based on the book "The orchid thief" by Susan Orlean
  • Special features include: theatrical trailer, director and cast filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
51979880
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780767879804
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396076013
  • 043396011731
  • 014381684322
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
07601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51979880
System details
DVD; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Adaptation, Columbia Pictures presents in association with Intermedia Films a Magnet/Clínica Estético production ; producers, Edward Saxon, Vincent Landay, Jonathan Demme ; screenplay writers, Charlie Kaufman, Donald Kaufman ; director, Spike Jonze, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Based on the book "The orchid thief" by Susan Orlean
  • Special features include: theatrical trailer, director and cast filmographies
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
51979880
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780767879804
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396076013
  • 043396011731
  • 014381684322
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
07601
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51979880
System details
DVD; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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