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Uniform Title Cinderella Man (Motion picture)
Title Cinderella man [videorecording] / Universal Pictures, Miramax Films, Imagine Entertainment present ; a Brian Grazer production, in associaton with Parkway Productions ; produced by Brian Grazer, Ron Howard, Penny Marshall ; story by Cliff Hollingsworth ; screenplay by Cliff Hollingsworth and Akiva Goldsman ; directed by Ron Howard.

Imprint [Universal City, CA] : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2005]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    CIN    Missing
 GDL Central Library DVD    CIN    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library DVD    CIN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: Feature commentary with director Ron Howard; feature commentary with writer Akiva Goldsman; feature commentary with writer Cliff Hollingsworth; deleted scenes with commentary by director Ron Howard; "The fight card": casting 'Cinderella man'; "The man, the movie, the legend": a filmmaking journey; "For the record": a history in boxing; ringside seats; "Jim Braddock: the friends & family behind the legend"; Kodak 'Cinderella man' gallery; DVD-ROM features.
Credits Director of photography, Salvatore Totino ; art directors, Peter Grundy, Dan Yarhi ; editors, Daniel P. Hanley, Mike Hall ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Daniel Orlandi ; production designer, Wynn Thomas ; visual effects supervisor, Mark O. Forker.
Cast Russell Crowe, Renée Zellweger, Paul Giamatti, Craig Bierko, Paddy Considine, Bruce McGill, David Huband.
Summary During the Great Depression, an everyday common-man hero, James J. Braddock, was to become one of the most surprising sports legends in history. With the Depression going strong in the early 1930s, the impoverished ex-boxer was seemingly as broken-down and out-of-luck as the rest of the America. Driven by love and determination, he returned to the ring. He did not have much of a shot, but James was fueled by something beyond mere competition. He kept winning and, suddenly, the ordinary working man became an icon who carried the hopes and dreams of the disenfranchised on his shoulders. Eventually, he rose through the ranks and went on to fight the heavyweight champ, the unstoppable Max Baer.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense boxing violence and some language.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional subtitles in French or Spanish ; descriptive video service (DVS) ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Braddock, James J., 1906- -- Drama.
Boxeadores -- Teatro.
Boxeo -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Sports films
Sports films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Added Author Howard, Ron, 1954-
Crowe, Russell, 1964-
Zellweger, Renée, 1969-
Giamatti, Paul
Bierko, Craig
Considine, Paddy
Totino, Salvatore
Newman, Thomas, 1955-
Grazer, Brian, 1953-
Marshall, Penny
Hollingsworth, Cliff
Goldsman, Akiva
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Miramax Films
Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
Parkway Productions
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0783269919
Standard No. 025192211928
Music No. 22119 Universal Studios Home Entertainment

 
    
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