Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Record 5 of 12
Previous Record Next Record
Book Cover

Uniform Title Howards End (Motion picture)
Title Howards End [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Sumitomo Corporation ... [et al.] in association with Merchant Ivory Productions ; a Merchand Ivory film in association with Film Four International ; producer, Ismail Merchant ; screenplay, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala ; director, James Ivory .

Imprint [New York, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    HOW    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    HOW    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (142 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([14] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series Criterion Collection ; 488
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 488.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Based on the novel by E.M. Forster.
Special features include video appreciation of the late Ismail Merchant; "Building Howards End" documentary; "The design of "Howards End""; "The wandering company" documentary; original 1992 behind-the-scenes featurette; James Ivory on Ismail Merchant, 2009; original theatrical trailer.
Credits Cinematography, Tony Pierce-Roberts ; editing, Andrew Marcus ; music, Richard Robbins.
Cast Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson, James Wilby, Helena Bonham Carter, Vanessa Redgrave, Samuel West.
Summary A story about class divisions in Edwardian England, and the tragic series of events that occurs when two impulsive middle-class sisters become involved with a working class couple and a wealthy family.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue ;l English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Social conflict -- England -- Drama.
Social classes -- England -- Drama.
Sisters -- England -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- Actor.
Thompson, Emma. Actor.
Wilby, James. Actor.
Bonham Carter, Helena, 1966- Actor.
Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937- Actor.
West, Samuel, 1966- Actor.
Ivory, James. Director.
Merchant, Ismail. Producer.
Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927-2013- Screenwriter.
Robbins, Richard, 1940-2012- Composer.
Pierce-Roberts, Tony. Cinematographer.
Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970. Howards End.
Janus Films.
Sumitomo Corporation.
Merchant Ivory Productions.
Film Four International.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 9781604652550
Standard No. 715515055314
Music No. CC1881 The Criterion Collection

Available items only