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Title Invictus [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; in association with Spyglass Entertainment ; a Revelations Entertainment/Man Company production ; a Malpaso production ; screenplay by Anthony Peckham ; produced by Lori McCreary, Robert Lorenz, Mace Neufeld ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Pictures : Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Invictus    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book "Playing the enemy" by John Carlin.
Special features: Matt Damon plays rugby (7 min.); Invictus music trailer (3 min); Previews (10 min.).
Contents Remember this day -- Legitimate question -- Look to the future -- Forgiveness starts here -- Rugby disgrace -- Clashing symbol -- Human calculation -- Man's problems -- Invitation -- Need to exceed -- Thrown away -- Request from the top -- Picture worth more -- Song we could use -- Inspirational visits -- Round one: Australia -- Invictus -- Strictly political -- Hungry for greatness -- Message from above -- Your country is proud -- Lumu is killing us -- Into extra time -- This is our destiny -- Victory -- 43 million -- End credits.
Credits Director of photography, Tom Stern ; production designed by James J. Murakami ; edited by Joel Cox, Gary D. Roach ; music by Kyle Eastwood and Michael Stevens ; costumes designed by Deborah Hopper.
Cast Morgan Freeman (Nelson Mandela), Matt Damon (Francois Pienaar), Tony Kgoroge (Jason Tshabalala), Julian Lewis Jones (Etienne Feyder), Adjoa Andoh (Brenda Mazibuko), Patrick Mofokeng (LInga Moonsamy), Matt Stern (Hendrick Booyens), Leleti Khumalo (Mary).
Event Produced as an American motion picture in 2009.
Summary In 1994, having been released from his long imprisonment, Nelson Mandela is elected as the first president of post-apartheid South Africa. Racial tension runs high, even in the president's offices, and especially among the members of his half black, half Afrikaner security team. As hosts of the 1995 Rugby World Cup, South Africa's low ranked national team, the Springboks, have a berth in the tournament. Mandela begins makeing public appearances supporting the team, and meets privately with captain Francois Pienaar, encouraging him to inspire his teammates to victory. The Springboks' new slogan is "One team, One nation." President Mandela is betting that if they win the Cup, it might even be a bit true.
Audience MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief strong language.
System Details DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen format preserving the 2.35:1 aspect ratio of the original theatrical presentation, enhanced for widescreen televisions.
Language In English, dubbed French or Spanish, with optional subtitles in English for the hearing impaired, French, or Spanish.
Subject DVD-Video discs.
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 -- Drama.
Mandela, Nelson, 1918-2013 -- Teatro.
Springboks (Rugby team) -- Drama.
Copa Mundial de Fbol -- Teatro.
World Cup (Rugby football) (1995) -- Drama.
Nationalism and sports -- South Africa -- Drama.
Rugby Union football -- South Africa -- Drama.
Rugby football -- South Africa -- Drama.
South Africa -- Drama.
Genre/Form Sports films.
Biographical films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Sports films.
Biographical films.
Added Author Eastwood, Clint, 1930- Producer. Director.
Peckham, Anthony. Screenwriter.
McCreary, Lori. Producer.
Lorenz, Robert (Robert B.) Producer.
Neufeld, Mace, 1928-
Freeman, Morgan.
Damon, Matt.
Kgoroge, Tony. Actor.
Jones, Julian Lewis, 1968-
Andoh, Adjoa, 1963-
Mofokeng, Patrick. Actor.
Stern, Matt. Actor.
Khumalo, Leleti, 1970-
Carlin, John, 1956- Playing the enemy.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Spyglass Entertainment (Firm)
Revelations Entertainment (Firm)
Man Company (Firm)
Malpaso (Company)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419879650
Standard No. 883929060948
00883929130153 gtin-14
Music No. 1000091303 Warner Home Video
3000030549 Warner Home Video
2000037820 Warner Home Video

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