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Uniform Title Away we go (Motion picture)
Title Away we go [videorecording] / Focus Features presents in association with Big Beach ; a Big Beach/Edward Saxon production in association with Neal Street Productions ; a Sam Mendes film ; produced by Edward Saxon, Marc Turtletaub, Peter Saraf ; written by Dave Eggers & Vendela Vega ; directed by Sam Mendes.

Imprint Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2009].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    AWA    Available
Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 38 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Focus Features four-star collection
Focus Features four-star collection.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Bonus features: The making of 'Away we go' ; Green filmmaking ; Feature commentary with director Sam Mendes and writers Dave Eggers & Vendela Vida.
Credits Director of photography, Ellen Kuras ; film editor, Sarah Flack ; music by, Alexi Murdoch.
Cast John Krasinski, Maya Rudolph, Jeff Daniels, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Allison Janney, Chris Messina, Catherine O'Hara, Jim Gaffigan.
Summary Burt has always wanted to marry Verona, but Verona resists, not seeing the point of the institution. Regardless, they are having a baby together and question their potential parenting abilities. As they want to share their new family experience with people that they love, they decide to take a trans-continental trip to meet with old friends and relatives. Most of them are married with children of their own, and Burt and Verona want to see where they would like to live and with whom they want to share the experience.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Parenting -- Drama.
Friendship -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Saxon, Edward.
Turtletaub, Marc.
Saraf, Peter.
Eggers, Dave.
Vida, Vendela.
Mendes, Sam.
Krasinski, John, 1979-
Rudolph, Maya.
Daniels, Jeff, 1955-
Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977-
Janney, Allison.
Messina, Chris.
O'Hara, Catherine.
Gaffigan, Jim.
Murdoch, Alexi.
Focus Features.
Big Beach (Firm)
Edward Saxon Productions.
Neal Street Productions.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 025195050135
Music No. 62105959 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

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