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The Descendants

Author: Alexander PayneNat FaxonJim RashJim Burke, (Producer)Jim TaylorAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Teatro
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Payne; Nat Faxon; Jim Rash; Jim Burke, (Producer); Jim Taylor; Phedon Papamichael; Kevin Tent; Jane Ann Stewart; Wendy Chuck; George Clooney; Shailene Woodley; Beau Bridges; Robert Forster; Judy Greer; Matthew Lillard; Nick Krause; Amara Miller; Mary Birdsong; Rob Huebel; Patricia Hastie; Kaui Hart Hemmings; Fox Searchlight Pictures,; Ad Hominem Enterprises (Firm),; Dune Entertainment,; Little Blair Productions,; Ingenious Film Partners (Firm),; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
ISBN: 9780013774907 0013774905
OCLC Number: 778720684
Language Note: In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles; English descriptive audio; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style.
Credits: Director of photography, Phedon Papamichael ; film editor, Kevin Tent ; production designer, Jane Ann Stewart ; costume designer, Wendy Chuck.
Cast: George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Beau Bridges, Robert Forster, Judy Greer, Matthew Lillard, Nick Krause, Amara Miller, Mary Birdsong, Rob Huebel, Patricia Hastie.
Awards: Nominated for 5 Academy Awards. Academy Awards, 2012: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; language including some sexual references; CHV rating: 14A; mature theme, coarse language.
Description: 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby surround, dual layer.
Contents: Special features includes: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style.
Other Titles: Descendants (Motion picture : 2011)
Responsibility: Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; directed by Alexander Payne ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; made in association with Dune Entertainment and produced in association with Little Blair Productions and Ingenious Film Partners.

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Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries.

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