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Angela's ashes

Author: Alan ParkerLaura JonesDavid BrownScott RudinEmily WatsonAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2000]
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Life in impoverished Depression-era Ireland holds little promise for young Frank McCourt, the oldest son in a tightly-knit family. Living by his wits, cheered by his irrepressible spirit, and sustained by his mother's fierce love, Frank embarks on an inspiring journey to overcome the poverty of his childhood and reach the land of his dreams: America.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Biographical films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: McCourt family; Frank McCourt; Frank McCourt; McCourt family.; Frank McCourt
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Parker; Laura Jones; David Brown; Scott Rudin; Emily Watson; Robert Carlyle; John Williams; Frank McCourt; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Universal Pictures (Firm); Dirty Hands Productions.
ISBN: 0792163079 9780792163077 0792163087 9780792163084 0792163095 9780792163091
OCLC Number: 44623621
Language Note: In English (5.1 surround) or optional French (Dolby surround); closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the book by Frank McCourt.
Widescreen version enhanced for 16 x 9 television.
Special features: the making of Angela's ashes, exclusive cast & crew interviews, commentary by author Frank McCourt, commentary by director Alan Parker, 2 theatrical trailers, interactive menus, scene selection.
Credits: Script, Laura Jones, Alan Parker ; cinematography, Michael Seresin ; editing, Gerry Hambling ; music, John Williams ; narrator, Andrew Bennett
Cast: Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Joe Breen, Ciaran Owens, Michael Legge, Pauline McLynn.
Target Audience: Rated R (U.S.), 14A (Can.).
Description: 1 videodisc (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC Region 1.
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Other Titles: Angela's ashes (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures and Universal Pictures International present a David Brown/Scott Rudin/Dirty Hands Production ; screenplay by Laura Jones and Alan Parker ; produced by Scott Rudin, David Brown, Alan Parker ; directed by Alan Parker.

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Life in impoverished Depression-era Ireland holds little promise for young Frank McCourt, the oldest son in a tightly-knit family. Living by his wits, cheered by his irrepressible spirit, and sustained by his mother's fierce love, Frank embarks on an inspiring journey to overcome the poverty of his childhood and reach the land of his dreams: America.

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