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The Resource About a boy, Universal Pictures ; Studiocanal ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner ; screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz ; directed by Peter Heidges, Chris Weitz, (videorecording)

About a boy, Universal Pictures ; Studiocanal ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner ; screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz ; directed by Peter Heidges, Chris Weitz, (videorecording)

Label
About a boy
Title
About a boy
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Studiocanal ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner ; screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz ; directed by Peter Heidges, Chris Weitz
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • engspa
  • e
Summary
Will, an irresponsible 38 year-old-bachelor, invents an imaginary son so that he can meet women at a single parents support group. He also meets Marcus, the 12 year-old son of a single mother, who teaches Will about growing up
Characteristic
videorecording
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About a boy (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music by Badly Drawn Boy ; editor, Nick Moore ; production designer, Jim Clay ; director of photography, Remi Adefarasin
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English and French with English and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
Hugh Grant, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, Nicholas Hoult
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  • 1966-
  • 1969-
  • 1970-
  • 1989-
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  • Weitz, Paul
  • Weitz, Chris
  • Grant, Hugh
  • Collette, Toni
  • Weisz, Rachel
  • Hoult, Nicholas
  • Hornby, Nick
  • Badly Drawn Boy
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Studio Canal+
  • Tribeca Productions
  • Working Title Films
Runtime
102
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  • Adolescence
  • Friendship
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
About a boy, Universal Pictures ; Studiocanal ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner ; screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz ; directed by Peter Heidges, Chris Weitz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Nick Hornby
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Features: audio commentary; making-of featurette; deleted scenes; music videos; interview with Badly Drawn Boy; Santa's super sleigh lyrics; trailers; English to English dictionary; production notes; cast and crew; DVD-ROM features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
avc00001673
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780783274478
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192245220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22452
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780783274478
System details
DVD-ROM, Dolby digital, full screen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
About a boy, Universal Pictures ; Studiocanal ; a Tribeca/Working Title production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner ; screenplay by Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz ; directed by Peter Heidges, Chris Weitz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Nick Hornby
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Features: audio commentary; making-of featurette; deleted scenes; music videos; interview with Badly Drawn Boy; Santa's super sleigh lyrics; trailers; English to English dictionary; production notes; cast and crew; DVD-ROM features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
avc00001673
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9780783274478
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192245220
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
22452
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780783274478
System details
DVD-ROM, Dolby digital, full screen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
laserdisc

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