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Author: Mike MillsLeslie UrdangDean VanechMiranda De PencierJay Van HoyAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2011]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer and that he has a young male lover.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
DVDs for the hearing impaired
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Mills; Leslie Urdang; Dean Vanech; Miranda De Pencier; Jay Van Hoy; Lars Knudsen; Ewan McGregor; Christopher Plummer; Mélanie Laurent; Goran Visnjic; Kasper Tuxen; Roger Neill; Dave Palmer; Brian Reitzell; Focus Features.; Olympus Pictures.; Parts and Labor (Firm); Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 739771211
Language Note: English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional subtitles in Spanish or French ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
Bonus features: Short film about making Beginners; promo; feature commentary with writer/director Mike Mills.
Credits: Director of photography, Kasper Tuxen ; editor, Olivier Bugge Coutte ; music, Roger Neill, David Palmer, Brian Reitzell ; costume design, Jennifer Johnson ; production design, Shane Valentino.
Cast: Ewan McGregor, Christopher Plummer, Mélanie Laurent, Goran Visnjic, Kai Lennox, Mary Page Keller, Keegan Boos.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content.
Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Contents: Special features include: Short film about making Beginners; promo; feature commentary with writer/director Mike Mills.
Other Titles: Beginners (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Focus Features and Olympus Pictures present, in association with Parts & Labor ; produced by Leslie Urdang, Dean Vanech, Miranda de Pencier, Jay Van Hoy, Lars Knudsen ; written & directed by Mike Mills.

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A young man is rocked by two announcements from his elderly father: that he has terminal cancer and that he has a young male lover.

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