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A mighty heart / Paramount Vantage presents a Plan B Entertainment/Revolution Films production, a Michael Winterbottom film ; produced by Andrew Eaton, Dede Gardner, Brad Pitt ; screenplay by John Orloff ; directed by Michael Winterbottom.

Jolie, Angelina, 1975- (Actor). Futterman, Dan, 1967- (Actor). Khan, Irfan. (Actor). Panjabi, Archie. (Actor). Patton, Will. (Actor). Eaton, Andrew. (Producer). Gardner, Dede. (Producer). Pitt, Brad, 1963- (Producer). Orloff, John. (Screenwriter). Winterbottom, Michael. (Director). Pearl, Mariane. Mighty heart. (Added Author). Paramount Vantage. (Added Author). Plan B Entertainment. (Added Author). Revolution Films. (Added Author). Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman, Irrfan Khan, Archie Panjabi, Will Patton. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 35 of 37 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Greenwood Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 37 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood EDVD MIG (Text) 36626102697935 AV Entertainment DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1415736456
  • ISBN: 9781415736456
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the book by Mariane Pearl.
"Based on a true story" -- Disc.
Special features: "Journey of passion : the making of A mighty heart" ; Public service announcement ; Committe to Protect Journalists.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Marcel Zyskind ; editor, Peter Christelis ; music by, Harry Escott and Molly Nyman ; costume designer, Charlotte Walter ; production designer, Mark Digby.
Participant or Performer Note:
Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman, Irrfan Khan, Archie Panjabi, Will Patton.
Summary, etc.:
Jewish-American journalist Daniel Pearl was kidnapped in Pakistan in January of 2002. The violent act became an international scandal as the group that claimed responsibility for the crime demanded the liberation of prisoners from the American detainee prison in Guantanamo Bay, in Cuba. The American government does not give in to the terrorists' demands. Mariane travels to Pakistan and is alone, searching for the most important person in her life. Knowing the odds are against her, holding on to hope becomes all the more complicated when she is surrounded by a chaos that is absolutely inescapable. Yet still, Mariane must remain calm. After all, she is the heart of this operation.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R; for language.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Pearl, Daniel, 1963-2002 > Drama.
Pearl, Daniel, 1963-2002 > Assassination > Drama.
Pearl, Mariane > Drama.
Journalists > United States > Drama.
Journalists > Crimes against > United States > Drama.
Political prisoners > Abuse of > Pakistan > Drama.
Prisoners > Pakistan > Death > Drama.
Pakistan > Politics and government > 1988- > Drama.
Pakistan > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Suspense films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Films for the hearing impaired.

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