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Title Garden State [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures, Miramax Films and Camelot Pictures presents ; a Jersey Films/Double Feature Films production ; produced by Gary Gilbert, Dan Halsted, Pamela Abdy, Richard Klubeck ; written and directed by Zach Braff.

Imprint Los Angeles, CA : Fox Searchlight Pictures : Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    GAR    Available
Edition Widescreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: audio commentaries by writer/director/actor Zach Braff, actor Natalie Portman and filmmakers; outtakes and bloopers; 16 deleted scenes; "making-of" featurette.
Contents Andrew (Main titles) -- Welcome home -- Kenny the cop -- Mark's party -- Breakfast with Mom -- Being unimpressive -- Sam -- Off the meds -- Ride home -- Sam's house -- Burying the hamster -- Skating alligator -- Laughing and crying -- Idea of home -- Dangerous -- Handi-World -- Diego -- Albert's Ark -- Infinite abyss -- Goodbye gift -- Safe -- To feel again -- Something really big -- End titles.
Credits Director of photography, Lawrence Sher ; editor, Myron Kerstein ; original music by Chad Fischer ; production designer, Judy Becker ; costume designer, Michael Wilkinson.
Cast Zach Braff, Ian Holm, Ron Liebman, Method Man, Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Jean Smart.
Summary Andrew Largeman returns from self-imposed exile in Los Angeles to his hometown in New Jersey for his mother's funeral. Andrew has spent years cut off from his darker feelings with the aid of pharmaceuticals prescribed by his father, Gideon, a coldly formal psychiatrist. Afterward, he takes to tooling around on his antique motorcycle, finding old friends and making new ones. When he meets and begins to fall for Sam, he finds himself slowly awaking not only to the pain of life but also to the life-affirming power of love.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language, drug use and a scene of sexuality.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 2:35.1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Fate and fatalism -- Drama.
Youth -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- New Jersey -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- New Jersey -- Drama.
New Jersey -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Braff, Zach, 1975- Actor. Screenwriter. Director.
Abdy, Pamela. Producer.
Klubeck, Richard. Producer.
Gilbert, Gary. Producer.
Halsted, Dan. Producer.
Holm, Ian, 1931-
Leibman, Ron.
Method Man.
Portman, Natalie, 1981-
Sarsgaard, Peter.
Smart, Jean.
Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Miramax Films.
Camelot Pictures (Firm)
Jersey Films.
Double Feature Films.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543155881 00
Music No. 2225588 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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