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The Resource Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg ; co-producer, David Wisnievitz, (videorecording)

Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg ; co-producer, David Wisnievitz, (videorecording)

Label
Searching for Bobby Fischer
Title
Searching for Bobby Fischer
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg ; co-producer, David Wisnievitz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This heart-warming film is based on the true story of a young boy who is a chess prodigy and his father, who attempts to walk the fine line between encouraging his son's talent, and preserving the love they have for each other
Member of
Cataloging source
JQA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed by James Horner ; edited by Wayne Wahrman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English (Dolby digital 5.1 surround) or French (Dolby surround) with English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Joe Mantegna, Laurence Fishburne, Joan Allen, Max Pomeranc, Ben Kingsley, Michael Nirenberg, Robert Stephens
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1961-
  • 1956-
  • 1943-
  • 1931-1995
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zaillian, Steven
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Horberg, William
  • Wisnievitz, David
  • Mantegna, Joe
  • Fishburne, Laurence
  • Allen, Joan
  • Pomeranc, Max
  • Kingsley, Ben
  • Nirenberg, Michael
  • Stephens, Robert
  • Waitzkin, Fred
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Runtime
109
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waitzkin, Josh
  • Waitzkin, Fred
  • Chess players
  • Fathers and sons
  • Gifted children
Technique
live action
Label
Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg ; co-producer, David Wisnievitz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1993 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Fred Waitzkin
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
50332089
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792166252
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363267348
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32673
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50332089
System details
DVD; NTSC; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg ; co-producer, David Wisnievitz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1993 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Fred Waitzkin
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
50332089
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792166252
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363267348
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32673
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50332089
System details
DVD; NTSC; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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