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The Fighting Temptations

Author: David GaleLoretha C JonesJeff PollackElizabeth HunterSaladin K PattersonAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2004], ©2003.
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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Darren is a New York ad executive who travels to a small town in the deep south after receiving word that his aunt has left him a sizable inheritance. Darren is informed that he will only receive the money if he successfully leads a local gospel choir to victory at an upcoming competition. Darren takes on the task of finding the best singers in town and forming the group. There, he meets Lilly, a single mother who  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy
DVD-Video discs
Drama
Fiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Gale; Loretha C Jones; Jeff Pollack; Elizabeth Hunter; Saladin K Patterson; Jonathan Lynn; Cuba Gooding, Jr.; Beyoncé; Mike Epps; Faith Evans; Steve Harvey; Wendell Pierce; LaTanya Richardson; Dave Sheridan; Angie Stone; Affonso Beato; Paul Hirsch; Jimmy Jam; Mary Jane Fort; Victoria Paul; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; MTV Films (Firm); Handprint Films.
ISBN: 0792197089 9780792197089 0792197097 9780792197096
OCLC Number: 53479632
Language Note: English or dubbed French dialogue, English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: 8 extended music numbers; 7 extended scenes; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Affonso Beato ; editor, Paul Hirsch ; music score, Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis, James Wright ; costume designer, Mary Jane Fort, Tracey A. White ; production designer, Victoria Paul.
Cast: Cuba Gooding, Jr., Beyoncé Knowles, Mike Epps, Faith Evans, Steve Harvey, Wendell Pierce, LaTanya Richardson, Dave Sheridan, Angie Stone.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexual references.
Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby Digital, DTS.
Contents: Special features: Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs --
8 extended music numbers --
7 extended scenes --
Theatrical trailer --
Language: English 5.1 surround ; English Dolby surround ; French Dolby surround --
Subtitles: English.
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents an MTV Films production in association with Handprint Films, a Jonathan Lynn film ; produced by David Gale, Loretha Jones, Jeff Pollack ; screenplay by Elizabeth Hunter and Saladin K. Patterson ; directed by Jonathan Lynn.

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Darren is a New York ad executive who travels to a small town in the deep south after receiving word that his aunt has left him a sizable inheritance. Darren is informed that he will only receive the money if he successfully leads a local gospel choir to victory at an upcoming competition. Darren takes on the task of finding the best singers in town and forming the group. There, he meets Lilly, a single mother who not only possesses an incredible voice but also the ability to warm Darren's cold heart.

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