To kill a mockingbird [videorecording] / a Pakula-Mulligan, Brentwood Productions picture
Blu-rays | Universal | 2012 | 50th anniversary ed. ; [blu-ray verson ; widescreen version].
Available at Adult Blu-ray-Feature Film (Call number: BLU-RAY T pt.1-2 DRAMA (NFR)) plus 1 more
Universal City, CA : Universal, 2012.
50th anniversary ed. ; [blu-ray verson ; widescreen version].
2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Blu-ray (disc 1); DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, DTS 2.0 mono., DTS-HD 2.0 mono.; 1080p high definition; requires blu-ray player.
DVD (disc 2).
Includes English and dubbed French soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English (SDH), French or Spanish.
Gregory Peck, Robert Duvall, Mary Badham, Phillip Alford, John Megna, Ruth White, Paul Fix, Brock Peters, Frank Overton, Rosemary Murphy, Collin Wilcox, Alice Ghostley, William Windom.
Screenplay, Horton Foote ; producer, Alan J. Pakula ; director, Robert Mulligan ; director of photography, Russell Harlan ; film editor, Aaron Stell ; music, Elmer Bernstein.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
Based on Harper Lee's novel "To kill a mocking bird."
Special features: Fearful symmetry, a feature-length documentary on the making of "To kill a mockingbird" with cast and crew interviews and a visit to author Harper Lee's home town; A conversation with Gregory Peck; Academy Award best actor acceptance speech; American Film Institute Lifetime Achievement Award; Excerpt from the Academy tribute to Gregory Peck; Scout remembers; Feature commentary with director Robert Mulligan and producer Alan Pakula; Theatrical trailer; 100 years of Universal, restoring the classics.
Academy Awards, 1963: Best Actor in a Leading Role; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Black-and-White; Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium
National Film Registry.
In a small Alabama town in the thirties, a softly-spoken lawyer defends a black sharecropper against a charge of raping a white woman.