About a boy

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Format: DVD 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale Audiovisual SVD-194b
Location  Carnegie Free Library of Swissvale
Collection  Audiovisual
Call Number  SVD-194b
A bachelor claims to have a son to attract single moms. He enlists a bright 12-year-old geek to be his son, and as he tries to teach him to be cool, the boy teaches him that you're never too old to grow up.
Additional Information
Subjects Bachelors -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Universal City, CA :2008
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles About a boy.
Contributors Rosenthal, Jane, 1956- film producer.
De Niro, Robert, film producer.
Epstein, Brad, film producer.
Bevan, Tim, film producer.
Fellner, Eric, film producer.
Hedges, Peter, screenwriter.
Weitz, Chris, 1969- screenwriter, film director.
Weitz, Paul, 1966- screenwriter, film director.
Grant, Hugh, actor.
Collette, Toni, actor.
Weisz, Rachel, 1970- actor.
Brook, Isabel, actor.
Small, Sharon, 1967- actor.
Smurfit, Victoria, 1974- actor.
Hoult, Nicholas, 1989- actor.
Badly Drawn Boy, composer.
Hornby, Nick. About a boy.
Universal Pictures (Firm), production company.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Hugh Grant, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, Isabel Brook, Sharon Small, Victoria Smurfit, Nicholas Hoult.
Other Contributors Music, Badly Drawn Boy ; editor, Nick Moore ; director of photography, Remi Adefarasin.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; brief strong language and some thematic elements.
Language English
In English and French, with Spanish subtitles; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Based on the book by Nick Hornby.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features: deleted scenes; commentary with directors Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz; spotlight on location: The making of About a boy.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0783268645
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