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|Material Type:||Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Bill Forsyth; David Puttnam; Peter Riegert; Denis Lawson; Fulton Mackay; Burt Lancaster; Michael Bradsell; Mark Knopfler; Enigma (Firm); Goldcrest Films International.
|Language Note:||Includes optional English and French subtitles.|
|Notes:||Originally produced as a motion picture in 1983.|
|Credits:||Editor, Michael Bradsell ; music, Mark Knopfler.|
|Cast:||Peter Riegert, Denis Lawson, Fulton Mackay, Burt Lancaster.|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: PG.|
|Description:||1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD ; NTSC, Region 1 ; Dolby digital mono ; double sided disc.|
|Contents:||[Side] A. Standard aspect ratio --
[side] B. Widescreen aspect ratio ; Includes theatrical trailer.
|Other Titles:||Local hero (Motion picture)|
|Responsibility:||an Enigma production for Goldcrest ; produced by David Puttnam ; written and directed by Bill Forsyth.|
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Charming, quirky film set in Scotland
Local Hero is a genuine cult movie, the kind that has a small but devoted following of fans, though it's not popular among other people who don't "get it." It concerns a trio of executives from a huge Houston corporation (led by Burt Lancaster, who is excellent in an unusual-for-him...
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