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The Resource Hardball, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Fireworks Pictures a Nides/McCormick production, a Tollin/Robbins production ; producers, Tina Nides, Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins ; screenplay writer, John Gatins ; director, Brian Robbins, (DVD)

Hardball, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Fireworks Pictures a Nides/McCormick production, a Tollin/Robbins production ; producers, Tina Nides, Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins ; screenplay writer, John Gatins ; director, Brian Robbins, (DVD)

Label
Hardball
Title
Hardball
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents in association with Fireworks Pictures a Nides/McCormick production, a Tollin/Robbins production ; producers, Tina Nides, Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins ; screenplay writer, John Gatins ; director, Brian Robbins
Contributor
Screenwriter
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A down-on-his-luck gambler finds himself in debt to a dangerous loan shark. Desperate for cash, he reluctantly takes on the job of coaching a youth baseball team. The team turns out to be a ragtag group of tough-talking kids from Chicago's inner city. Now, as he must wrestles with his past, the kids start to teach him some lessons that will forever change his future
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tom Richmond ; editor, Ned Bastille ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Francine Jamison-Tanchuck ; production designer, Jaymes Hinkle
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English or French dialogue, English subtitles
PerformerNote
Keanu Reeves, Diane Lane, John Hawkes, D.B. Sweeney, Mike McGlone, Graham Beckel, Mark Margolis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nides, Tina
  • Tollin, Michael
  • Robbins, Brian
  • Gatins, John
  • Reeves, Keanu
  • Lane, Diane
  • Hawkes, John
  • Sweeney, D. B.
  • McGlone, Michael
  • Beckel, Graham
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Fireworks Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Youth league baseball
  • Youth league baseball
  • Compulsive gamblers
  • Dramatic films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Hardball, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Fireworks Pictures a Nides/McCormick production, a Tollin/Robbins production ; producers, Tina Nides, Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins ; screenplay writer, John Gatins ; director, Brian Robbins, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on the book by Daniel Coyle
  • Special features: interactive menus; scene selection; theatrical trailer; the making-of "Hardball"; 3 deleted scenes; interstitials; music video "Hardball" by Lil' Bow Wow, Lil' Wayne, Lil' Zane & Sammie; commentary by director Brian Robbins and writer John Gatins
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm48920021
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9780792179481
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363307945
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33079
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AFA-9402
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Hardball, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Fireworks Pictures a Nides/McCormick production, a Tollin/Robbins production ; producers, Tina Nides, Mike Tollin, Brian Robbins ; screenplay writer, John Gatins ; director, Brian Robbins, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on the book by Daniel Coyle
  • Special features: interactive menus; scene selection; theatrical trailer; the making-of "Hardball"; 3 deleted scenes; interstitials; music video "Hardball" by Lil' Bow Wow, Lil' Wayne, Lil' Zane & Sammie; commentary by director Brian Robbins and writer John Gatins
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm48920021
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9780792179481
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363307945
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33079
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) AFA-9402
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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