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The Resource The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)

The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)

Label
The hours
Title
The hours
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2003: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Nicole Kidman) -- Golden Globe, 2003: Best Motion Picture--Drama; Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture--Drama (Nicole Kidman)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Peter Boyle ; music, Philip Glass ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Maria Djurkovic
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for mature thematic elements, some disturbing images and brief language
Language note
Closed-captioned. English 5.0 surround, English Dolby Surround or French with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Allison Janney, John C. Reilly, Miranda Richardson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1947-
  • 1967-
  • 1950-
  • 1979-
  • 1955-
  • 1956-
  • 1965-
  • 1967-
  • 1946-
  • 1931-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox, Robert
  • Hare, David
  • Daldry, Stephen
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Moore, Julianne
  • Kidman, Nicole
  • Harris, Ed
  • Collette, Toni
  • Danes, Claire
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Dillane, Stephen
  • Janney, Allison
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • McGarvey, Seamus
  • Boyle, Peter
  • Glass, Philip
  • Roth, Ann
  • Djurkovic, Maria
  • Cunningham, Michael
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
114
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Woolf, Virginia
  • Women
  • Women
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Michael Cunningham
  • Special features include: commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman; commentary by director Stephen Daldry and novelist Michael Cunningham; introduction by the filmmakers; 4 featurettes: "Three women", "The mind and times of Virginia Woolf", "The music of The hours", "The Lives of Mrs. Dalloway"; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
51940682
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.; widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792187127
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363399049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51940682
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The hours, [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Michael Cunningham
  • Special features include: commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman; commentary by director Stephen Daldry and novelist Michael Cunningham; introduction by the filmmakers; 4 featurettes: "Three women", "The mind and times of Virginia Woolf", "The music of The hours", "The Lives of Mrs. Dalloway"; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
51940682
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special collector's ed.; widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Isbn
9780792187127
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363399049
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33990
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51940682
System details
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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