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The Resource The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; an Alexander Payne film ; 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 ; an Alexander Payne film ; 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 ; an Alexander Payne film ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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
Awards note
Nominated for 5 Academy Awards. Academy Awards, 2012: Best Writing, Adapted Screenplay.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Descendants (Motion picture : 2011)
Credits note
Director of photography, Phedon Papamichael ; editor, Kevin Tent
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; language including some sexual references
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed-captioned; audio description
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.D47 2012
PerformerNote
George Clooney, Shailene Woodley, Beau Bridges, Judy Greer
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  • 1961-
  • 1962-
  • 1970-
  • 1975-
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  • Payne, Alexander
  • Burke, Jim
  • Taylor, Jim
  • Faxon, Nat
  • Rash, Jim
  • Clooney, George
  • Woodley, Shailene
  • Bridges, Beau
  • Greer, Judy
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Ad Hominem Enterprises (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
115
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  • Mothers
  • Families
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Parent and child
  • Families of royal descent
  • Hawaii
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; an Alexander Payne film ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Special features: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9786314610715
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543752035
  • 024543752035
  • 024543752042
  • 024543752035
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10660678
Publisher number
  • 2275203
  • 2275204
  • 10660678
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778720684
  • (Sirsi) o778720684
  • (OCoLC)778720684
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.40:1); 5.1 Dolby digital, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The descendants, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; an Ad Hominem Enterprises production ; an Alexander Payne film ; produced by Jim Burke, Alexander Payne, Jim Taylor ; screenplay by Alexander Payne and Nat Faxon & Jim Rash ; directed by Alexander Payne
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Widescreen (2.40:1)
  • Special features: Everybody loves George; Working with Alexander; Hawaiian style
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Isbn
9786314610715
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543752035
  • 024543752035
  • 024543752042
  • 024543752035
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10660678
Publisher number
  • 2275203
  • 2275204
  • 10660678
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778720684
  • (Sirsi) o778720684
  • (OCoLC)778720684
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.40:1); 5.1 Dolby digital, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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