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The Resource Rain man, United Artists presents a Gruber-Peters Company production ; producer, Mark Johnson ; director, Barry Levinson ; story, Barry Morrow ; screenplay, Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow, (DVD)

Rain man, United Artists presents a Gruber-Peters Company production ; producer, Mark Johnson ; director, Barry Levinson ; story, Barry Morrow ; screenplay, Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow, (DVD)

Label
Rain man
Title
Rain man
Statement of responsibility
United Artists presents a Gruber-Peters Company production ; producer, Mark Johnson ; director, Barry Levinson ; story, Barry Morrow ; screenplay, Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow
Contributor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A callous young hustler living in California finds his father has died and left him only rose bushes and a '49 Buick convertible. Feeling cheated out of what he thinks should be his 3 million dollar inheritance, he kidnaps the autistic brother he never knew he had, and takes him on the ride of his life
Awards note
Academy Award 1988, Best Picture.
Cataloging source
TDS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producers, Peter Gruber and Jon Peters
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English, French and Spanish language soundtracks and subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R356 2004x
PerformerNote
Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1962-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Levinson, Barry
  • Hoffman, Dustin
  • Cruise, Tom
  • Golino, Valeria
  • Morrow, Barry
  • Bass, Ronald
  • United Artists Corporation
  • Guber-Peters Company
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
134
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  • Autism
  • Brothers
  • Dramatic films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Rain man, United Artists presents a Gruber-Peters Company production ; producer, Mark Johnson ; director, Barry Levinson ; story, Barry Morrow ; screenplay, Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features: deleted scenes; original featurette; audio commentaries by director Barry Levinson, screenwriter Ronald Bass, and screenwriter Barry Morrow; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54389736
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780792859673
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616884169 :
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1004334
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby 5.1 stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Rain man, United Artists presents a Gruber-Peters Company production ; producer, Mark Johnson ; director, Barry Levinson ; story, Barry Morrow ; screenplay, Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988
  • Special features: deleted scenes; original featurette; audio commentaries by director Barry Levinson, screenwriter Ronald Bass, and screenwriter Barry Morrow; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54389736
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780792859673
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616884169 :
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1004334
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby 5.1 stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD

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