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During a single weekend, college professor Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up.

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Gorham Free Library DVD WON (Text)
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Lyons Public Library DVD W3 (Text)
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Victor Farmington Library W (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0792165144 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen DVD
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Pictures, c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format.
Based on the novel Wonder boys by Michael Chabon.
Originally released as a motion picture.
Special features: cast and crew interviews featuring Michael Douglas, Francis McDormand, Tobey Maguire and Curtis Hanson ; location map with explanations by Curtis Hanson ; songs of Wonder boys with commentary by Curtis Hanson ; music video for Things have changed by Bob Dylan ; theatrical trailer ; interactive menues ; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Dante Spinotti ; editor, Dede Allen ; music, Christopher Young ; costume designer, Beatrix Aruna Pasztur ; production designer, Jeannine Oppewall.
Participant or Performer Note:
Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Katie Holmes, Rip Torn, Robert Downey, Jr.
Summary, etc.:
During a single weekend, college professor Grady Tripp scrambles to gather together a life that has suddenly reeled out of control. An unfinished novel, a stolen car, a murdered pet and a failing marriage are just a few of the crises piling up.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby surround.
Language Note:
English or French language soundtrack ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 2001, Oscar - Best Music, Song (Bob Dylan)
Golden Globe, 2001, Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Bob Dylan)
LAFCA Award, 2000, Best Actor (Michael Douglas) and Best Supporting Actress (Frances McDormand)
Subject: Chabon, Michael > Film and video adaptations.
Authors > Drama.
College teachers > Drama.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.


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