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Title A passage to India [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office, Inc., a David Lean film ; produced by John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed by David Lean.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Passage    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen version; collector's ed.
Description 2 videodisc (164 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note MPAA rating: PG.
Title from container.
Based on the novel by E.M. Forster.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features: Commentary with producer Richard Goodwin; "E.M. Forster: profile of an author" featurette; "An epic takes shape" featurette; "An Indian affair" featurette; "Only connect: a vision of India" featurette; "Casting a classic" featurette; "David Lean: shooting with the master" featurette; "Reflections of David Lean" featurette.
Credits Music, Maurice Jarre.
Cast Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness, Nigel Havers, Victor Banerjee.
Summary Adela Quested is a plucky young woman who journeys from England with the free-spirited Mrs. Moore. Flouting convention, the two women accompany the handsome Dr. Azis on a tour of the mysterious Marabar Caves. But things turn ugly when Adela returns scratched and bloodied from the expedition. As British authorities urge her to press charges against Aziz, the line separating truth and fantasy begin to blur.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, remastered in High Definition.
Terms Of Use These discs are copy protected.
Language English or French dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1985: Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Peggy Ashcroft) ; Best Music, Original Score (Maurice Jarre)
Subject Women adventurers -- India -- Drama.
Travel -- India -- Drama.
Caves -- India -- Drama.
Wounds and injuries -- India -- Drama.
Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Adventure -- Feature.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Heyman, John, 1933-2017.
Sands, Edward.
Brabourne, John, 1924-2005.
Goodwin, Richard B., 1934-
Lean, David, 1908-1991.
Ashcroft, Peggy, Dame, 1907-1991.
Davis, Judy, 1956-
Fox, James, 1939-
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000.
Havers, Nigel, 1949-
Banerjee, Victor, 1946-
Jarre, Maurice, 1924-2009.
Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970.
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
Home Box Office (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Epic takes shape.
Indian affair.
Only connect: a vision of India.
Casting a classic.
David Lean: shooting with the master.
Reflections of David Lean.
ISBN 1424867800
Standard No. 043396209817
Music No. 20981 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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