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Tender mercies

Author: Bruce BeresfordPhilip HobelHorton FooteRobert DuvallTess HarperAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Films, Inc., ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Video recordings
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Romances
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Beresford; Philip Hobel; Horton Foote; Robert Duvall; Tess Harper; Allan Hubbard; Betty Buckley; Ellen Barkin; Wilford Brimley; Russell Boyd; William Anderson; George Dreyfus; Lions Gate Films.; Studio Canal,; E.M.I. Films,; Antron Media Production (Firm),; Lions Gate Home Entertainment,
ISBN: 6312867404 9786312867401 9786306667680 6306667687
OCLC Number: 351740456
Language Note: English or French dialogue; Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Motion picture.
Originally produced in 1982. Released in 1983.
Credits: Producer, Philip S. Hobel ; director, Bruce Beresford ; director of photography, Russell Boyd ; editor, William Anderson ; music, George Dreyfus ; writer, Horton Foote.
Cast: Robert Duvall, Tess Harper, Allan Hubbard, Betty Buckley, Ellen Barkin, Wilford Brimley.
Event notes: Filmed on location in Palmer, Texas.
Awards: Academy Awards for best actor (Robert Duvall) and best screenplay, 1983
Target Audience: Rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC ; Dolby digital monaural audio ; widescreen (16x9) 1.77:1 aspect ratio.
Contents: Special features: "Miracles & mercies" featurette --
featuring interviews with stars Robert Duvall, Tess Harper and Allan Hubbard, director Bruce Beresford, and writer/co-producer Horton Foote; theatrical trailer.
Other Titles: Miracles & mercies.
Tender mercies (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Studio Canal ; EMI ; an Antron Media Production ; produced by Philip S. Hobel ; written by Horton Foote ; directed by Bruce Beresford.
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An alcoholic drifter comes into the life of a lonely widow and her young son in the barren flatlands of Texas. But when Mac is revealed to be a once-famous country singer, he must confront a painful past that includes his bitter superstar ex-wife.

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