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The Resource The paperboy, directed by Lee Daniels ; screenplay by Pete Dexter and Lee Daniels ; produced by Hilary Shor, Lee Daniels ; Millennium Films presents a film by Lee Daniels ; a Nu Image and a Lee Daniels Entertainment production, (videorecording)

The paperboy, directed by Lee Daniels ; screenplay by Pete Dexter and Lee Daniels ; produced by Hilary Shor, Lee Daniels ; Millennium Films presents a film by Lee Daniels ; a Nu Image and a Lee Daniels Entertainment production, (videorecording)

Label
The paperboy
Title
The paperboy
Statement of responsibility
directed by Lee Daniels ; screenplay by Pete Dexter and Lee Daniels ; produced by Hilary Shor, Lee Daniels ; Millennium Films presents a film by Lee Daniels ; a Nu Image and a Lee Daniels Entertainment production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It takes audiences deep into the backwaters of steamy 1960s South Florida, as investigative reporter Ward Jansen and his partner Yardley Acheman chase a sensational, career-making story. With the help of Ward's younger brother Jack and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless, the pair tries to prove violent swamp-dweller Hillary Van Wetter was framed for the murder of a corrupt local sheriff
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Mario Grigorov ; director of photography, Roberto Schaefer ; editor, Joe Klotz
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, violence, and language
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • In English ; optional Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P374 2012
PerformerNote
Nicole Kidman, Matthew McConaughey, John Cusack, Zac Efron, David Oyelowo, Macy Gray
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1969-
  • 1966-
  • 1959-
  • 1943-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kidman, Nicole
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Cusack, John
  • Efron, Zac
  • Oyelowo, David
  • Gray, Macy
  • Daniels, Lee
  • Dexter, Peter
  • Dexter, Peter
  • Millennium Films
  • Nu Image (Firm)
  • Lee Daniels Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reporters and reporting
  • Murder
  • Death row inmates
  • Reporteros y reportajes
  • Asesinato
  • Florida
Technique
live action
Label
The paperboy, directed by Lee Daniels ; screenplay by Pete Dexter and Lee Daniels ; produced by Hilary Shor, Lee Daniels ; Millennium Films presents a film by Lee Daniels ; a Nu Image and a Lee Daniels Entertainment production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Pete Dexter
  • Special features: Featurette ; director interview ; cast and crew interviews ; behind the scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn817247592
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781616661601
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
687797136992
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ME-13699
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1525767
  • (OCoLC)817247592
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (16:9) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The paperboy, directed by Lee Daniels ; screenplay by Pete Dexter and Lee Daniels ; produced by Hilary Shor, Lee Daniels ; Millennium Films presents a film by Lee Daniels ; a Nu Image and a Lee Daniels Entertainment production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Pete Dexter
  • Special features: Featurette ; director interview ; cast and crew interviews ; behind the scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn817247592
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781616661601
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
687797136992
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ME-13699
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1525767
  • (OCoLC)817247592
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (16:9) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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