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Rain man

Author: Barry LevinsonMark JohnsonBarry MorrowRonald BassDustin HoffmanAll authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, CA] : MGM Home Entertainment, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special ed., widescreenView all editions and formats
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A callous young hustler living in California finds his father has died and left him only rose bushes and a '49 Buick convertible. Feeling cheated out of what he thinks should be his 3 million dollar inheritance, he kidnaps the autistic brother he never knew he had, and takes him on the ride of his life.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Fiction films
Road films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Levinson; Mark Johnson; Barry Morrow; Ronald Bass; Dustin Hoffman; Tom Cruise; Valeria Golino; Hans Zimmer; United Artists Corporation.; Guber-Peters Company.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792859677 9780792859673 079286493X 9780792864936
OCLC Number: 54389736
Language Note: In English or dubbed French or Spanish language, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Special features include: deleted scene (2 min.); original featurette (7 min.); audio commentaries by director Barry Levinson, screenwriter Ronald Bass, and screenwriter Barry Morrow; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer (3 min.).
Credits: Executive producers, Peter Gruber and Jon Peters ; music by Hans Zimmer ; director of photography, John Seale.
Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1988: Best Picture; Best Actor in a Leading Role (Dustin Hoffman); Best Director (Barry Levinson); Best Writing (Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen) (Screenplay by Ronald Bass, Barry Morrow; Story by Barry Morrow).
Golden Globe Awards, 1989: Best Motion Picture - Drama; Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama (Dustin Hoffman).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC, dual-layer, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby 5.1 surround, stereo surround, mono.
Contents: Special features include: deleted scenes; original featurette; audio commentaries by director Barry Levinson, screenwriter Ronald Bass, and screenwriter Barry Morrow; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer.
Other Titles: Rain man (Motion picture)
Rainman
Responsibility: United Artists presents a Gruber-Peters Company production ; story by Barry Morrow ; screenplay by Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow ; produced by Mark Johnson ; directed by Barry Levinson.

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A callous young hustler living in California finds his father has died and left him only rose bushes and a '49 Buick convertible. Feeling cheated out of what he thinks should be his 3 million dollar inheritance, he kidnaps the autistic brother he never knew he had, and takes him on the ride of his life.

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