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Title Mother and child [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics in association with Everest Entertainment present ; produced by Lisa Maria Falcone, Julie Lynn ; written and directed by Rodrigo Garcia.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Mother    ---  DUE 03-14-16 Billed
Description 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Source NAV 2/11 PPL
Language In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Annette Bening, Jimmy Smits, Kerry Washington, Naomi Watts, Samuel L. Jackson, S. Epatha Merkerson, Cherry Jones, Elpidia Carrillo, Shareeka Epps.
Credits Music by Edward Shearmur ; editor, Steven Weisberg ; director of photography, Xavier Perez Grobet.
Note DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for sexuality, brief nudity, and language.
Summary Three women's lives share a common core. They have all been profoundly affected by adoption. At age fourteen, Karen placed a baby for adoption, and has been haunted ever since by the daughter she never knew. Elizabeth grew up as an adopted child. Even though she is a bright and ambitious lawyer, she is a flinty loner in her personal life. Lucy and her husband are just embarking on the adoption odyssey, hoping for the opportunity to become parents.
Note Special features: deleted scenes; Creating the family tree; Universally connected, cast and crew discuss the universal themes in the film.
Subject Adoption -- Drama.
Adoptees -- Drama.
Adoptive parents -- Drama.
Birthmothers -- Drama.
Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Feature films.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Garcia, Rodrigo, 1959-
Bening, Annette.
Smits, Jimmy.
Washington, Kerry, 1977-
Watts, Naomi, 1968-
Jackson, Samuel L., 1948-
Merkerson, S. Epatha, 1952-
Jones, Cherry, 1956-
Carrillo, Elpidia, 1961-
Epps, Shareeka, 1989-
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 043396350229
Music No. 35022 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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