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Title Home for the holidays [videorecording] / PolyGram Filmed Entertainment presents an Egg Pictures production ; a Jodie Foster film ; screenplay by W.D. Richter ; produced by Peggy Rajski and Jodie Foster ; directed by Jodie Foster.

Imprint [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, 2001, c1995.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Home for the Holidays    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series MGM DVD
Note Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Sept. 4, 2001.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
Based on a short story by Chris Radant.
Special features: Audio commentary by director Jodie Foster; theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Lajos Koltai ; editor, Lynzee Klingman ; music, Mark Isham.
Cast Holly Hunter, Robert Downey, Jr., Anne Bancroft, Dylan McDermott, Geraldine Chaplin, Steve Guttenberg, Claire Danes, Cynthia Stevenson, Charles Durning.
Summary Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance.
Audience Rating: PG
System Details DVD, Dolby digital 5.1, stereo., aspect ratio: 1.85:1.
Source AMA 08.2019 PARS
Language English or French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles.
Local Note DVD
Subject Adult children -- Drama.
Thanksgiving Day -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Rajski, Peggy.
Foster, Jodie.
Richter, W. D.
Hunter, Holly, 1958-
Downey, Robert, 1965-
Bancroft, Anne, 1931-2005.
McDermott, Dylan.
Chaplin, Geraldine, 1944-
Guttenberg, Steve, 1958-
Danes, Claire, 1979-
Stevenson, Cynthia, 1962-
Durning, Charles, 1923-2012.
Koltai, Lajos.
Klingman, Lynzee.
Isham, Mark.
Radant, Chris.
PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
Egg Pictures.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN 0792865677
Standard No. 027616921383
Music No. 1008100 MGM Home Entertainment
1002359 MGM Home Entertainment

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