The Resource The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films a Scott Hicks film ; co-producer, Bella Wright ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)

The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films a Scott Hicks film ; co-producer, Bella Wright ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)

Label
The boys are back
Title
The boys are back
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films a Scott Hicks film ; co-producer, Bella Wright ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
After the unexpected death of his wife, a sportswriter finds himself consumed with grief and completely unprepared to raise two boys. Determined to bring joy back into their lives, he takes a 'just say yes' approach to parenting. And as freedom reigns, chaos ensues
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Greig Fraser ; editor, Scott Gray ; composer, Hal Lindes ; songs by, Sigur Rós
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
Language note
Can be viewed subtitled in Spanish, or dubbed in Spanish
PerformerNote
Clive Owen, Emma Booth, Laura Fraser, George Mackay, Nicholas Mcanulty
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1976-
  • 1992-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Owen, Clive
  • Hicks, Scott
  • Wright, Bella
  • Cubitt, Allan
  • Brenman, Greg
  • White, Tim
  • Booth, Emma
  • Fraser, Laura
  • MacKay, George
  • Mcanulty, Nicolas
  • Ros, Sigur
  • Carr, Simon
  • South Australian Film Corporation
  • Miramax Films
  • BBC Films
  • Screen Australia (Firm)
  • Hopscotch Productions (Firm)
  • Tiger Aspect Productions
  • Southern Lights Films (Firm)
  • Maple Pictures
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Carr, Simon
  • Fathers and sons
  • Widowers
  • Single fathers
  • Parenting
  • Grief in men
  • Sportswriters
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films a Scott Hicks film ; co-producer, Bella Wright ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the memoir by Simon Carr
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Bonus features: "The boys are back: a photographic journey" with optional commentary by director Scott Hicks; "A father and two sons" on set
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 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
057373208533
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
20853
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00094776
  • 785899
System details
DVD ; Dobly digital 5.1 surround sound ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The boys are back, Miramax Films presents in association with BBC Films and Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation and Hopscotch Productions a Tiger Aspect Pictures production in association with Southern Lights Films a Scott Hicks film ; co-producer, Bella Wright ; screenplay by, Allan Cubitt ; produced by Greg Brenman and Tim White ; director, Scott Hicks, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the memoir by Simon Carr
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Bonus features: "The boys are back: a photographic journey" with optional commentary by director Scott Hicks; "A father and two sons" on set
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 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (104 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
057373208533
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
20853
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00094776
  • 785899
System details
DVD ; Dobly digital 5.1 surround sound ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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