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Uniform Title Doubt. French & English
Title Doubt [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents ; a film by John Patrick Shanley ; a Scott Rudin production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Mark Roybal ; written for the screen and directed by John Patrick Shanley.

Imprint Burbank, Calif. : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2009]

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Doubt    ---  DUE 04-16-15 Billed
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Doubt    ---  DUE 09-27-19
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the play by John Patrick Shanley.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Bonus features: From stage to screen; the cast of Doubt; scoring Doubt; Sisters of Charity; audio commentary by writer/director John Patrick Shanley.
Credits Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Dylan Tichenor ; music, Howard Shore.
Cast Meryl Streep, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Amy Adams, Viola Davis, Alice Drummond, Audrie Neenan, Susan Blommaert, Carrie Preston, John Costelloe, Lloyd Clay Brown, Joseph Foster II.
Summary 1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. Father Flynn is a charismatic priest who is trying to upend the schools' strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier. The Sister is the iron-gloved principal who believes in the power of fear and discipline. With the winds of political change, the school has just accepted its first black student, Donald Miller. But when Sister James shares with Sister Aloysius her suspicion that Father Flynn is paying too much personal attention to Donald, Sister Aloysius sets off on a personal crusade to unearth the truth and to expunge Flynn from the school. Now, without any proof, besides her moral certainty, Sister Aloysius locks into a battle of wills with Father Flynn. This threatens to tear apart the community with its irrevocable consequence.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material.
System Details DVD, NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital, 5.1 surround sound.
Source NAV 7/09 PPL
Language English or French dialogue; optional Spanish, or English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; closed-captioned.
Subject Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Complaints against -- Drama.
School principals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Nuns -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Malicious accusation -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Child abuse -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Iglesia Catolica -- Clero -- Teatro.
Escuelas -- Superintendentes y directores -- Nueva York (Estados Unidos : Estado) -- Nueva York -- Teatro.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Added Author Rudin, Scott, 1958- Producer.
Shanley, John Patrick. Director. Screenwriter.
Roybal, Mark. Producer.
Streep, Meryl. Actor.
Hoffman, Philip Seymour, 1967-2014.
Adams, Amy.
Davis, Viola, 1965-
Drummond, Alice, 1928-2016.
Neenan, Audrie. Actor.
Blommaert, Susan. Actor.
Preston, Carrie, 1967- Actor.
Costelloe, J. (John) Actor.
Brown, Lloyd Clay. Actor.
Foster, Joseph, II. Actor.
Miramax Films.
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788885995
9780788885990
Standard No. 786936756173
031398137368
Music No. 056533 Miramax Films
M2918 Buena Vista Home Entertainment
44649 Miramax

 
    
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