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Title The kite runner [videorecording] / DreamWorks Pictures, Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Participant Productions present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment and Parkes/MacDonald production ; produced by William Horberg, Walter Parkes, Rebecca Yeldham and E. Bennett Walsh ; screenplay by David Benioff ; directed by Marc Forster.

Imprint [United States] : DreamWorks, 2008.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka DVD Collection  DVD428    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Kite    ---  DUE 04-13-15 Billed
Description 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book by Khaled Hosseini.
DVD release of the 2007 motion picture.
Special features: commentary with Marc Forster, Khalid Hosseini and David Benioff; words from The kite runner; images from The kite runner; social action PSA; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Roberto Schaefer ; editor, Matt Chesse ; music, Alberto Iglesias ; costume designer, Frank L. Fleming ; production designer, Carlos Conti.
Cast Khalid Abdalla, Homayoun Ershadi, Shaun Toub, Atossa Leoni, Said Taghmaoui, Zekiria Ebrahimi, Ali Danish Bakhtyari, Ahmad Khan Mahmoodzada, Nabi Tanha, Elham Ehsas, Bahram Ehsas, Tamim Nawabi, Oadir Farookh, Abdul Salam Yusoutzai.
Summary In a divided country on the verge of war, two childhood friends, Amir and Hassan, are about to be torn apart forever. It's a glorious afternoon in Kabul and the skies are bursting with the exhilarating joy of a kite-fighting tournament. But in the aftermath of the day's victory, one boy's fearful act of betrayal will mark their lives forever and set in motion an epic quest for redemption. Now, after twenty years of living in America, Amir returns to a perilous Afghanistan under the Taliban's iron-fisted rule to face the secrets that still haunt him and take one last daring chance to set things right.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; strong thematic material including sexual assault of a child, violence, and brief strong language.
System Details DVD ; Region 1 ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Subject Boys -- Afghanistan -- Drama.
Betrayal -- Drama.
Guilt -- Drama.
Cometas (Aeronautica) -- Afghanistan -- Teatro.
Amistad -- Afghanistan -- Teatro.
Kites -- Afghanistan -- Drama.
Secrecy -- Drama.
Betrayal -- Afghanistan -- Drama.
Friendship -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Feature films.
Afghanistan -- Drama.
Afghanistan -- Drama.
Added Author Hosseini, Khaled. Kite runner.
Dreamworks Pictures.
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment (Firm)
Participant Productions.
Paramount Classics (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1415738548
9781415738542
Music No. 11797 DreamWorks

 
    
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