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Flash of genius

Author: Marc AbrahamPhilip RailsbackGary BarberRoger BirnbaumMichael LieberAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the true story of Robert Kearns, a college professor and part-time inventor who invented a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world--and which was stolen by an auto giant. Kearns attempts the impossible: to get justice against an adversary with impossibly deep pockets. Can anyone win against such a resolved, amoral corporate foe? Kearns means to find out.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Film adaptations
Legal films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: John Seabrook; Robert W Kearns; Robert W Kearns; John Seabrook
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Abraham; Philip Railsback; Gary Barber; Roger Birnbaum; Michael Lieber; Greg Kinnear; Lauren Graham; Alan Alda; Jake Abel; Daniel Roebuck; Dermot Mulroney; Bill Smitrovich; Aaron Zigman; Dante Spinotti; John Seabrook; Spyglass Entertainment (Firm); Strike Entertainment (Firm); Universal Pictures (Firm); Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 274228862
Language Note: English or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; optional SDH English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: DVD release of the 2008 motion picture.
Based on the New Yorker article "The flash of genius," written by John Seabrook.
Special features: Deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Marc Abraham; feature commentary with director Marc Abraham.
Credits: Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editor, Jill Savitt ; music, Aaron Zigman.
Cast: Greg Kinnear, Lauren Graham, Jake Abel, Daniel Roebuck, Alan Alda, Dermot Mulroney, Bill Smitrovich.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for brief strong language.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen presentation (2.40:1 ratio); Dolby digital 5.1.
Contents: Special features: Anamorphic widescreen version --
Deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Marc Abraham --
Feature commentary with director Marc Abraham --
Language: English Dolby digital 5.1 ; Spanish Dolby digital 5.1 --
Subtitles: Englis SDH, Spanish, French.
Other Titles: Flash of genius (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Universal Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present ; directed by Marc Abraham ; written by Philip Railsback ; produced by Gary Barber, Roger Birnbaum, Michael Lieber ; a Barber/Birnbaum production ; a Strike Entertainment production.

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Based on the true story of Robert Kearns, a college professor and part-time inventor who invented a device that would eventually be used by every car in the world--and which was stolen by an auto giant. Kearns attempts the impossible: to get justice against an adversary with impossibly deep pockets. Can anyone win against such a resolved, amoral corporate foe? Kearns means to find out.

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