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Title A love song for Bobby Long [videorecording] / Lions Gate Films, Destination Films and El Camino Pictures present ; a Crossroads Films and Bob Yari production ; produced by Bob Yari, R. Paul Miller, David Lancaster ; written for the screen and directed by Shainee Gabel.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  791.4372 L941 2005    ---  Available
Edition Anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1).
Description 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language In English, dubbed French or dubbed Portuguese; with optional English, French, Portuguese, or Spanish subtitles.
Cast John Travolta, Scarlett Johansson, Gabriel Macht, Deborah Kara Unger, Dane Rhodes, David Jensen, Clayne Crawford, Sonny Shroyer, Walter Breaux, Carol Sutton.
Credits Director of photography, Elliot Davis ; editors, Lee Percy, Lisa Fruchtman ; composer, Nathan Larson.
Note Based on the novel: Off Magazine Street / by Ronald Everett Capps.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004.
Special features (38 min.): optional audio commentary by Gabel & Davis; 8 deleted and extended scenes (10 min. total); "The making of 'A love song for Bobby Long'" featurette (28 min.).
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language including some sexual references.
Summary "Upon hearing of her mother's death, jaded teenage loner Purslane Hominy Will returns to New Orleans for the first time in years, ready to reclaim her childhood home. Expecting to find her late mother's house abandoned, Pursy is shocked to discover that it is inhabited by two of her mother's friends: Bobby Long, a former literature professor, and his young protege, Lawson Pines" -- Container.
Subject Universities and colleges -- Admission -- Drama.
Mothers -- Death -- Drama.
Father figures -- Drama.
Teenage girls -- Drama.
Alcoholics -- Drama.
Authors -- Drama.
Orphans -- Drama.
New Orleans (La.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Yari, Bob, 1962-
Gabel, Shainee.
Travolta, John, 1954-
Johansson, Scarlett, 1984-
Macht, Gabriel, 1972-
Unger, Deborah Kara, 1966-
Davis, Elliot.
Percy, Lee.
Fruchtman, Lisa.
Larson, Nathan, 1970-
Capps, Ronald Everett. Off Magazine Street.
Lion's Gate Films.
Destination Films.
El Camino Pictures.
Crossroads Films (Firm)
Bob Yari Productions.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1404950974
Standard No. 043396038004
Music No. 03800 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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