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Dad / Amblin Entertainment presents ; produced by Joseph Stern and Gary David Goldberg ; written for the screen and directed by Gary David Goldberg.

Goldberg, Gary David. (Added Author). Lemmon, Jack. (Added Author). Danson, Ted, 1947- (Added Author). Dukakis, Olympia. (Added Author). Hawke, Ethan, 1970- (Added Author). Horner, James. (Added Author). Wharton, William. Dad. (Added Author). Stern, Joseph. (Added Author). Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis, Ethan Hawke. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID DAD DVD (Text) 34207001877894 DVDs-Adult Available -
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna A VC DAD (Text) 35887000436997 Adult Video Available -
Otterbein PL - Otterbein DVD DAD (Text) 34046000228950 DVD Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1417045728 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, 2005, 1989.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title and credits from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989.
Based on the novel by William Wharton.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography Jan Kiesser ; film editor, Eric Sears ; music by James Horner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Lemmon, Ted Danson, Olympia Dukakis, Ethan Hawke.
Summary, etc.:
A work-obsessed man returns home when his mother is hospitalized, and finds that his father, whom he hasn't seen for 2 years, has deteriorated. Through careful nurturing the young man revitalizes his father and reestablishes a close relationship with him.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating : PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Subject: Parent and adult child.

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