The Resource The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne

The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne

Label
The descendants
Title
The descendants
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Phedon Papamichael ; editor, Kevin Tent
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rated: R; language including some sexual references
  • MPAA rating: R; for language including some sexual references
  • CHV rating: 14A; mature theme, coarse language
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; English descriptive audio
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.D473 2012
PerformerNote
George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Amara Miller, Nick Krause, Beau Bridges, Judy Greer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1975-
  • 1961-
  • 1970-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Burke, Jim
  • Clooney, George
  • Faxon, Nat
  • Greer, Judy
  • Hemmings, Kaui Hart
  • Krause, Nick
  • Miller, Amara,
  • Payne, Alexander
  • Rash, Jim
  • Taylor, Jim
  • Woodley, Shailene
  • Ad Hominem Enterprises (Firm)
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boating accidents
  • Families of royal descent
  • Families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Parent and child
  • Boating accidents
  • Families of royal descent
  • Families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Parent and child
  • Hawaii
  • Hawaii
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings
  • Bonus features: featuretes ; music videos ; 'Waiting for the light' ; The world parade-- Hawaii (silent film) ; A conversation with George Clooney and Alexander Payne ; deleted scenes
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu--ray only
Extent
1 videodiscs (115 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543752103
  • 024543752103
  • 024543752110
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2275210
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn778721030
System details
Blu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, descriptive audio 5.1 Dolby digital, AVC@22 MBPS, 50GB dual layer; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Kaui Hart Hemmings
  • Bonus features: featuretes ; music videos ; 'Waiting for the light' ; The world parade-- Hawaii (silent film) ; A conversation with George Clooney and Alexander Payne ; deleted scenes
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu--ray only
Extent
1 videodiscs (115 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543752103
  • 024543752103
  • 024543752110
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2275210
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn778721030
System details
Blu-ray disc, region A, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, descriptive audio 5.1 Dolby digital, AVC@22 MBPS, 50GB dual layer; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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