The Resource Resurrecting the Champ, Yari Film Group ; Phoenix Pictures/Battleplan Productions ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (videorecording)

Resurrecting the Champ, Yari Film Group ; Phoenix Pictures/Battleplan Productions ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (videorecording)

Label
Resurrecting the Champ
Title
Resurrecting the Champ
Statement of responsibility
Yari Film Group ; Phoenix Pictures/Battleplan Productions ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Kane ; editor, Sarah Boyd ; music, Larry Groupé ; costume designer, Wendy Partridge ; production designer, Ken Rempel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
  • Includes audio tracks and subtitles in English and French
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Samuel L. Jackson, John Hartnett, Kathryn Morris, Dakota Goyo, Alan Alda, Rachel Nichols, Teri Hatcher, Kristen Shaw, Nick Sandow, David Paymer, Harry J. Lennix, Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1962-
  • 1978-
  • 1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fischer, Bradley J
  • Bortman, Michael
  • Lurie, Rod
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Hatcher, Teri
  • Morris, Kathryn
  • Burnett, Allison
  • Hartnett, Josh
  • Goyo, Dakota
  • Alda, Alan
  • Nichols, Rachel
  • Shaw, Kristen
  • Sandow, Nick
  • Paymer, David
  • Lennix, Harry J
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Moehringer, J. R
  • Yari Film Group (Firm)
  • Phoenix Pictures
  • Alberta Film Entertainment
  • Battleplan Productions (Firm)
  • Alliance Atlantis (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sportswriters
  • Homeless men
  • African American boxers
  • Families
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Resurrecting the Champ, Yari Film Group ; Phoenix Pictures/Battleplan Productions ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the Los Angeles Times magazine article by J.R. Moehringer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935814399
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
103936
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00087040
  • 721695
System details
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Resurrecting the Champ, Yari Film Group ; Phoenix Pictures/Battleplan Productions ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the Los Angeles Times magazine article by J.R. Moehringer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 112 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
065935814399
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
103936
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00087040
  • 721695
System details
DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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