Princess Kaʻiulani [videorecording] / ContentFilm International presents ; a Matador Pictures, Island Film Group, Trailblazer Films production
DVDs | Lionsgate | 2010 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD P DRAMA) plus 1 more
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, 2010.
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 and 2.0.
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Q'Orianka Kilcher, Barry Pepper, Shaun Evans, Jimmy Yuill, Julian Glover, Tamzin Merchant, Will Patton.
Producers, Nigel Thomas ... [et al.] ; writer/director, Marc Forby ; director of photography, Gabriel Beristain ; editor, Beverley Mills ; music, Stephen Warbeck.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
MPAA rating: PG; some violence and thematic material and for brief language, sensuality and smoking.
"Princess Kaʻiulani [is] the bright and beautiful heir to the Hawaiian throne in this epic based on a true story. Following an idyllic childhood in Honolulu, the willful teenage princess is sent to Britain to receive an education fit for a future queen. There, she meets the handsome young Clive Davies..., who quickly sweeps her off her feet. But meanwhile, destiny calls back home, where the Hawaiian monarchy is overthrown and the threat of U.S. annexation looms. Now, Kaʻiulani must choose between love and her duty to her people in this sweeping tale of royalty, romance, and destiny"--Container.
Special features: audio commentary with writer/director Marc Forby; "Kaʻiulani: the crown princess of Hawaii" documentary; Princess Kaʻiulani: behnid the scenes; theatrical trailer.
MW, 9-10; 6-11(rpl); Gift, 8-11(add)