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About a boy [videorecording] / Universal Pictures and Studio Canal present a Tribeca/Working Title production
DVDs DVDs | Universal | c2002 | Widescreen version.
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Imprint
Universal City, Calif. : Universal, c2002.
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby 5.1 surround.
Note
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Hugh Grant, Toni Collette, Rachel Weisz, Isabel Brook, Sharon Small, Victoria Smurfit, Nicholas Hoult.
Credits
Director of photography, Remi Adefarasin ; editor, Nick Moore ; music, Badly Drawn Boy ; producers, Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Brad Epstein, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner ; screenplay writers, Peter Hedges, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz ; directors, Paul Weitz, Chris Weitz.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book by Nick Hornby.
Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; brief strong language and some thematic elements.
Summary
Will is a good-looking, smooth-talking bachelor whose primary goal in life is to avoid any kind of responsibility. So he decides to invent an imaginary son in order to meet attractive single moms. Will gets a lesson about life from a bright but hopelessly geeky 12-year-old named Marcus. Now, as Will struggles to teach Marcus the art of being cool, Marcus teaches Will that you are never too cool to grow up.
Note
Special features: English to English dictionary!; "Killing me softly" sing-along karaoke style; "Santa's super sleigh": lyrics to the entire song; deleted scenes with director's comments; "Making-of" featurette; how cool are you? quiz; hilarious outtakes; exciting music videos.
Local Note
MW, 2-03; 11-11(add)
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About a boy (Motion picture)
ISBN
0783268645
ISBN/ISSN
025192197925
Music #
21979 Universal
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