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Author: Robert TowneRedmond MorrisMark RoemmichDavid Selvan, (Producer)Andreas Schmid, (Producer)All authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, [Burbank, California] : Warner Home Video, [2006] [2006] ©2006
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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A young Italian would-be writer comes to Depression-era Los Angeles to make a name for himself. While there, he meets Camilla, who is hoping to marry a rich American. Both are trying to escape the stigma of their ethnicity in blue-blood California.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Film adaptations
Melodrama, American
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Melodrama
Romance
Drama
Named Person: John Fante
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Towne; Redmond Morris; Mark Roemmich; David Selvan, (Producer); Andreas Schmid, (Producer); Andreas Grosch; Chris Roberts; Tom Cruise; Paula Wagner; Don Granger, (Producer); Jonas McCord; Colin Farrell; Salma Hayek; Donald Sutherland; Eileen Atkins; Idina Menzel; Justin Kirk; Ramin Djawadi; Heitor Pereira; Albert Wolsky; Robert K Lambert; Dennis Gassner; Caleb Deschanel; John Fante; Paramount Classics (Firm),; Capitol Films,; Cruise/Wagner Productions (Firm),; VIP 3 Medienfonds,; Ascendant Pictures (Firm),; Paramount Pictures Corporation,; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 1415721319 9781415721315
OCLC Number: 68571792
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel by John Fante.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: Commentary by director Robert Towne and cinematographer Caleb Deschanel; The making of Ask the dust; Theatrical trailer; Previews.
Credits: Music by Ramin Djawadi & Heitor Pereira ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky ; edited by Robert K. Lambert ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; director of photography, Caleb Deschanel.
Cast: Colin Farrell, Salma Hayek, Donald Sutherland, Eileen Atkins, Idina Menzel, Justin Kirk.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality, nudity and language; CHV rating: 14A.
Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 2.0 surround.
Responsibility: Paramount Classics presents in association with Capitol Films ; a Cruise/Wagner production ; a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; an Ascendant production ; executive producer, Redmond Morris ; executive producers, Mark Roemmich, David Selvan ; executive producers, Andreas Schmid, Andy Grosch, Chris Roberts ; produced by Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner ; produced by Don Granger, Jonas McCord ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Towne.

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A young Italian would-be writer comes to Depression-era Los Angeles to make a name for himself. While there, he meets Camilla, who is hoping to marry a rich American. Both are trying to escape the stigma of their ethnicity in blue-blood California.

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