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Author: Julia ChasmanJeremy BrockJulie WaltersRupert GrintLaura LinneyAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, ©2007.
Series: Sony Pictures classics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Evangelical Christian do-gooder, Laura Marshall fills her home with down-and-out boarders. Laura's shy teenage son, Ben, lands a job tending to self-proclaimed "Dame" Evie Walton, an over-the-hill actress with the mouth of a drunken sailor and an insatiable lust for life. The battle for Ben's soul begins as Evie shanghais Ben away from his repressive roots and transforms him from a boy to a man.
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Genre/Form: Motion pictures, British
Foreign films
Comedy films
Coming-of-age films
Drama
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Julia Chasman; Jeremy Brock; Julie Walters; Rupert Grint; Laura Linney; Nicholas Farrell; Jim Norton; Michelle Duncan; Oliver Milburn; Tamsin Egerton; Sony Pictures Classics (Firm); UK Film Council.; ContentFilm (Firm); Rubber Tree Plant (Firm); Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1424837480 9781424837489
OCLC Number: 123422948
Language Note: English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Special features: The making of Driving lessons; deleted scenes featuring Rupert Grint; outtakes featuring Rupert Grint; previews.
Credits: Director of photography, David Katznelson ; editor, Trevor White ; composers, John Renbourn, Clive Carroll.
Cast: Julie Walters, Rupert Grint, Laura Linney, Nicholas Farrell, Jim Norton, Michelle Duncan, Oliver Milburn, Tamsin Egerton.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, sexual content and some thematic material.
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mastered in high definition.
Series Title: Sony Pictures classics.
Responsibility: a Sony Pictures Classics release ; UK Film Council and ContentFilm present a Rubber Tree Plant production ; produced by Julia Chasman ; written and directed by Jeremy Brock.

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Evangelical Christian do-gooder, Laura Marshall fills her home with down-and-out boarders. Laura's shy teenage son, Ben, lands a job tending to self-proclaimed "Dame" Evie Walton, an over-the-hill actress with the mouth of a drunken sailor and an insatiable lust for life. The battle for Ben's soul begins as Evie shanghais Ben away from his repressive roots and transforms him from a boy to a man.

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