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The Resource The squid and the whale, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Sony Pictures Releasing International and Destination Films present an Original Media and Ambush Entertainment presentation produced in association with Andrew Lauren Productions ; an American Empirical/Peter Newman-InterAL production, (DVD)

The squid and the whale, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Sony Pictures Releasing International and Destination Films present an Original Media and Ambush Entertainment presentation produced in association with Andrew Lauren Productions ; an American Empirical/Peter Newman-InterAL production, (DVD)

Label
The squid and the whale
Title
The squid and the whale
Statement of responsibility
Samuel Goldwyn Films, Sony Pictures Releasing International and Destination Films present an Original Media and Ambush Entertainment presentation produced in association with Andrew Lauren Productions ; an American Empirical/Peter Newman-InterAL production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s. The patriarch of an eccentric Brooklyn family claims to once have been a great novelist, but ultimately decided to settle into a teaching job. When his wife discovers a writing talent of her own, jealousy divides the family. The two teenage sons are forced to forge new relationships with their parents. Their mom begins dating her younger son's tennis coach. Meanwhile, dad has an affair with the student his older son is pursuing
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Reverge Anselmo, MIranda Bailey, Greg Johnson, Andrew Lauren ; producers, Wes Anderson, Peter Newman, Charlie Corwin, Clara Markowicz ; writer/director, Noah Baumbach
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R for strong sexual content, graphic dialogue and language
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Includes French language track and subtitles in English and French
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
S6853 2006
PerformerNote
Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, Owen Kline, William Baldwin, Halley Feiffer, Anna Paquin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1983-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daniels, Jeff
  • Linney, Laura
  • Eisenberg, Jesse
  • Kline, Owen
  • Baldwin, William
  • Feiffer, Halley
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Baumbach, Noah
  • Newman, Peter
  • Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Releasing International
  • Destination Films
  • Original Media
  • Ambush Entertainment
  • Andrew Lauren Productions
  • American Empirical Pictures
  • InterAL (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
81
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Mothers and sons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Families
  • Comedy films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The squid and the whale, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Sony Pictures Releasing International and Destination Films present an Original Media and Ambush Entertainment presentation produced in association with Andrew Lauren Productions ; an American Empirical/Peter Newman-InterAL production, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisic release of the 2005 motion picture
  • "Special edition"--Container
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Noah Baumbach ; A conversation with Noah Baumbach and Phillip Lopate ; Behind the scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62479798
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 81 min.)
Isbn
9781404919082
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396134942
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13494
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a736538
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The squid and the whale, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Sony Pictures Releasing International and Destination Films present an Original Media and Ambush Entertainment presentation produced in association with Andrew Lauren Productions ; an American Empirical/Peter Newman-InterAL production, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisic release of the 2005 motion picture
  • "Special edition"--Container
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Noah Baumbach ; A conversation with Noah Baumbach and Phillip Lopate ; Behind the scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm62479798
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 81 min.)
Isbn
9781404919082
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396134942
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13494
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a736538
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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