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Wood Library Association - Canandaigua DVD COM (Text)
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  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Collector's ed.; Widescreen ; DVD.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
From the novel by Roddy Doyle.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
DVD dated 2003; released 2004.
Special features: Disc one: full-length audio commentary by director. Disc 2, Making of Alan Parker's film The Commitments; The Commitments: looking back; Dublin Soul: The working class & changing face of Dublin; Making of featurette; "Treat Her Right" music video (with introduction by Alan Parker and Robert Arkins); original songs by cast members; theatrical trailer, TV spots; Radio spots; still gallery.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc one. The feature -- disc two. Supplemental.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Gale Tattersall ; art directors, Arden Gantley, Mark Geraghty ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, James Campbell Connelly ; costume designer, Penny Rose ; production designer, Brian Morris.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert Arkins, Michael Aherne, Angeline Ball, Maria Doyle, Dave Finnegan, Bronagh Gallagher, Félim Gormley, Glen Hansard, Andrew Strong, Johnny Murphy, Kenneth McCluskey, Colm Meaney, Anne Kent.
Summary, etc.:
Fueled by raw talent and driven by dreams of glory, a dozen dead-enders from Dublin's gritty North Side share a passion for soul music that takes their band on a wild rollercoaster ride from the streets to superstardom! Includes 4 hours of extras.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen presentation, Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
English (5.1 dolby surround), Spanish (dolby surround) or French (dolby surround) dialogue, optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Doyle, Roddy, 1958- > Film and video adaptations.
Bands (Music) > Ireland > Dublin > Drama.
Soul music > Ireland > Dublin > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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