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The Resource Wonder boys, 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, (videorecording)

Wonder boys, 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, (videorecording)

Label
Wonder boys
Title
Wonder boys
Statement of responsibility
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
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Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Designer
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
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
Member of
Awards note
  • 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)
Cataloging source
IUO
Characteristic
videorecording
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Wonder boys (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editor, Dede Allen ; music, Christopher Young ; costume designer, Beatrix Aruna Pasztor ; production designer, Jeannine Oppewall
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R, for language and drug use
Language note
English or dubbed French language soundtrack with optional English (SDF) subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.T4
LC item number
W6 2000a
PerformerNote
Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Robert Downey, Jr., Jane Adams, Philip Bosco, Richard Thomas, Richard Knox, Michael Cavadias
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  • Hanson, Curtis
  • Schroeder, Adam
  • Dowd, Ned
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Kloves, Steven
  • Spinotti, Dante
  • Allen, Dede
  • Young, Christopher
  • Pásztor, Beatrix
  • Oppewall, Jeannine
  • Douglas, Michael
  • Maguire, Tobey
  • McDormand, Frances
  • Holmes, Katie
  • Torn, Rip
  • Downey, Robert
  • Adams, Jane
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Thomas, Richard
  • Chabon, Michael
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Mutual Film Company
Runtime
112
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
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  • Chabon, Michael
  • Authors
  • College teachers
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Wonder boys, 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780792165149
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929313068
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33261
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 931388
  • (OCoLC)46438667
  • (OCoLC)ocm46438667
  • (KyLxBWI)931388
System details
DVD, Region 1, NTSC; Widescreen (16.9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.0 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wonder boys, 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, (videorecording)
Publication
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
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780792165149
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929313068
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33261
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 931388
  • (OCoLC)46438667
  • (OCoLC)ocm46438667
  • (KyLxBWI)931388
System details
DVD, Region 1, NTSC; Widescreen (16.9) presentation; Dolby digital 5.0 surround, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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