In America [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight presents a Hell's Kitchen production, a Jim Sheridan film ; produced by Jim Sheridan and Arthur Lappin ; written by Jim Sheridan, Naomi Sheridan, Kirsten Sheridan ; directed by Jim Sheridan.
- 10 of 10 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
- 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.
0 current holds with 10 total copies.
Summary:Told by 11-year-old Christy, a child wise beyond her years. An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel find New York's Hell Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Circulation Modifier||Age Hold Protection||Active/Create Date||Status||Due Date|
|Hood River County Library||DVD FIC IN (Text)||33892004195344||Adult DVDs||DVD||None||05/26/2004||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [United States] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 
- Copyright: ©2002.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features: alternate ending; 9 deleted scenes with optional commentary; directors commentary; making-of featurette.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Declan Quinn ; editor, Naomi Geraghty ; music composers, Gavin Friday, Maurice Seezer ; costume designer, Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh ; production designer, Mark Geraghty.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Samantha Morton, Paddy Considine, Sarah Bolger, Emma Bolger, Djimon Hounsou, David Wike, Michael Sean Tighe.
Told by 11-year-old Christy, a child wise beyond her years. An Irish couple bring their two young daughters to America in search of a better life. Christy and her sister, Ariel find New York's Hell Kitchen a place of magic where anything is possible. To their parents, it represents a place to begin anew. Carried by the girls' youthful hope and faith, the family finds the heart to live and love again.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexuality, drug references, brief violence and language.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, full screen (1.33:1) and widescreen (1.85:1) presentations; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
AFI Awards, USA, 2004: Movie of the Year. Academy Awards, USA, 2004: 3 nominations, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Djimon Hounsou); Best Actress in a Leading Role (Samantha Morton); Best Writing, Original Screenplay. Golden Globes, USA, 2004: 2 nominations, Best Original Song - Motion Picture (Bono et. al. for the song "Time Enough For Tears"); Best Screenplay - Motion Picture. Independent Spirit Awards, 2004: Best Cinematography (Declan Quinn); Best Supporting Male (Djimon Hounsou). National Board of Review, USA, 2003: Best Screenplay - Original.
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