Additional actions:

Swimming upstream [videorecording] / Crusader Entertainment presents a film by Russell Mulcahy
DVDs DVDs | MGM Home Entertainment | 2005 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD S DRAMA)
close
see all

Items

Location Call No. Volume Status Note
Adult DVD-Feature Film DVD S DRAMA CHECK SHELF

Details

Imprint
Los Angeles, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2005].
Edition
Widescreen version.
Descript
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Note
In English, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
Geoffrey Rush, Judy Davis, Jesse Spencer, Tim Draxl, Deborah Kennedy, David Hoflin, Craig Horner, Brittany Byrner.
Credits
Producers, Howard Baldwin, Karen Baldwin, Paul Pompian ; screenplay, Anthony Fingleton ; director, Russell Mulcahy ; director of photography, Martin McGrath ; editor, Marcus D'Arcy ; music, Johnny Klimek, Reinhold Heil ; costume designer, Angus Strathie ; production designer, Roger Ford.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based on the book by Anthony Fingleton and Diane Fingleton.
Awards
Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards, 2003: FCCA Award Best Editing (Marcus D'Arcy); Best Screenplay - Adapted (Anthony Fingleton); Best Supporting Actor - Female (Judy Davis).
Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material involving alcoholism and domestic abuse.
Summary
Based on the true story of Tony Fingleton, a young man from a troubled family. He lives In the shadow of an abusive father, but Tony finds the inner strength to become a swimming champion. Always overshadowed in his father's eyes by his brothers, it is only when Tony displays an extraordingary swimming talent that he feels he has a shot at winning his father's heart.
Note
Special features: 'Swimming upstream': the making of a champion; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
Local Note
MW, 8-05
Subject
Genre
Alt Author
ISBN
0792867080
ISBN/ISSN
027616927354
Music #
1008744 MGM Home Entertainment
NoveList Results
-
Other Sources
View in classic catalog View in classic catalog View MARC display View MARC display
Back to top