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Uniform Title Hours (Motion picture)
Title The hours [videorecording] / [presented by] Paramount Pictures and Miramax Films ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry.

Imprint Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Hours    ---  Available
Edition Special collector's ed.; widescreen version.
Description 1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book by Michael Cunningham.
Special features: Commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman; commentary by directorStephen Daldry and novelist Michael Cunningham; introduction by the filmmakers; 4 featurettes: "Three women", "The mind and times of Virginia Woolf", "The music of The hours", "The Lives of Mrs. Dalloway"; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Peter Boyle ; music, Philip Glass ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Maria Djurkovic.
Cast Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Allison Janney, John C. Reilly, Miranda Richardson.
Summary In 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13, for mature thematic elements, some disturbing images and brief language.
System Details DVD, Hi-fi stereo. Dolby surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, 2003: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Nicole Kidman) -- Golden Globe, 2003: Best Motion Picture--Drama; Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture--Drama (Nicole Kidman)
Subject Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941 -- Influence -- Drama.
Women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Women -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Rudin, Scott, 1958-
Fox, Robert, 1952-
Hare, David, 1947-
Daldry, Stephen.
Streep, Meryl.
Moore, Julianne.
Kidman, Nicole, 1967-
Harris, Ed, 1950-
Collette, Toni, 1972-
Danes, Claire, 1979-
Daniels, Jeff, 1955-
Dillane, Stephen, 1956-
Janney, Allison.
Reilly, John C., 1965-
Richardson, Miranda.
McGarvey, Seamus, 1967-
Boyle, Peter, 1935-2006.
Glass, Philip.
Roth, Ann, 1931-
Djurkovic, Maria.
Cunningham, Michael, 1952- Hours.
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0792187121
Standard No. 097363399049
Music No. 339904 Paramount Home Entertainment

 
    
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