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The lookout

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Spanish
Format: Blu-Ray 2007
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Oakmont Carnegie Library Audiovisual DVD Loo
Location  Oakmont Carnegie Library
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
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Summary
An admired high school hockey player with a bright future, drives in the night with his girl friend and two other friends with his headlights off with devastating results. The former athlete is left with a brain injury that prevents him from remembering many things for extended periods of time. To compensate, he keeps notes in a small notebook to aid him in remembering what he is to do. He also lives with a blind friend who aids him. He is unable to have meaningful job and he goes to work as a night cleaning man in a bank. He comes under the scrutiny of a gang planning to rob the bank. The leader befriends him and gets him involved with a young woman who further reels him in. Confused, but wanting to escape his current existence, he initially goes along with the scheme. When he realizes he is being used, he attempts to stop the robbery, which of course immediately goes awry.
Additional Information
Subjects High school students -- United States -- Drama.
Traffic accident victims -- United States -- Drama.
Long-term memory -- Drama.
Memory disorders -- Drama.
Bank robberies -- United States -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [New York?] : Burbank, CA :Miramax Home Entertainment ;2007
Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment,
Edition [High definition widescreen ed.].
Contributors Barber, Gary.
Birnbaum, Roger.
Mark, Laurence.
Parkes, Walter F.
Frank, Scott, 1960-
Gordon-Levitt, Joseph, 1981-
Daniels, Jeff, 1955-
Goode, Matthew, 1978-
Fisher, Isla, 1976-
Gugino, Carla, 1971-
McGill, Bruce, 1950-
Watson, Alberta.
Borstein, Alex.
Laurence Mark Productions.
Miramax Films.
Parkes/MacDonald Productions.
Spyglass Entertainment (Firm)
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Participants/Performers Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jeff Daniels, Matthew Goode, Isla Fisher, Carla Gugino, Bruce McGill, Albert Watson, Alex Borstein.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Alar Kivilo ; editor, Jill Savitt ; music, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Abram Waterhouse ; production designer, David Brisbin.
Audience MPAA rating: R, for language, some violence and sexual content.
Language English
French
Spanish
Closed captioned; audio in English (5.1 uncompressed, 5.1 Dolby Digital) or French 5.1 Dolby Digital; with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
Notes Special features: "Sequencing 'The lookout'" featurette; "Behind the mind of Chris Pratt"; audio commentary with writer/director and director of photography.
System Details HD DVD (1080p); widescreen (2.40:1) presentation, mastered in high definition, Blu-ray Disc; Dolby Digital. Special features in high definition (1080i) or standard definition (480i); Dolby Digital.
Requires a Blu-ray player.
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0788877194
9780788877193
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