The Wendell Baker story
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 4 copies|
SummaryWendell Baker is a dreamer and schemer whose latest scam lands him in jail and leaves him alienated from his longtime girlfriend, best friend and even his dog. Eternally optimistic, Wendell makes the most of his time behind bars and vows to turn his life around. Upon release, he gets a job at a retirement hotel, where he befriends some of the colorful residents. Wendell's new friends advise him on how to win back his girl, while he helps them battle the hotel's evil head nurse and his right-hand man.
-- United States
Nursing homes -- United States -- Drama.
Nursing homes -- Employees -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| [New York] :Thinkfilm, LLC,2007
Wilson, Luke, 1971-
Cassel, Seymour, 1935-2019
Griffin, Eddie, 1968-
Mendes, Eva, 1974-
Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-2017
Wilson, Owen, 1968-
MHF Zweite Academy Film (Firm)
Luke Wilson, Seymour Cassel, Eddie Griffin, Kris Kristofferson, Eva Mendes, Harry Dean Stanton, Owen Wilson.
Director of photography, Steve Mason ; editor, Harvey Rosenstock ; music, Aaron Zigman ; costume designer, Estee Stanley ; production designer, David J. Bomba.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some crude and sexual humor and language.
In English, with optional Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: afternoon at Luke's with Harry Dean Stanton and Seymour Cassel; "Making Wendell Baker:" on location with the Wilsons; bonus scenes; "Inside Wendell Baker:" a commentary from Luke Wilson and Andrew Wilson; special musical performance by Billy Joe Shaver; The Wendell Baker photo album; theatrical trailer; trailer gallery.
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; digitally mastered; Region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation.
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.