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Bastard out of Carolina / Showtime presents a Gary Hoffman Production. ; Directed by Anjelica Huston.

Available copies

  • 2 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
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DRAMA BAS (Text) 37521530634668 AMPL Adult DVD Drama Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD DRAMA BAS (Text) 34304000815196 Adult - DVD Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) DRA BAS (Text) 30032001426839 DVD DRAMA Checked out 11/25/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 1572526807
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY. : Wellspring Media Inc., [1996]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Special Features: Interactive Menus -- Scene Access -- Filmographies -- Weblink -- Trailer.
Based on the book by Dorothy Allison.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Van Dyke Parks and Van Broughton Ramsey ; Edited by Eva Gardos, Produced by Amanda Digiulio, Acreenplay by Anne Meredith.
Participant or Performer Note: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Ron Eldard, Glenne Headly, Lyle Lovett, Christina Ricci, Michael Rooker, Grace Zabriskie, Diana Scarwid, Susan Traylor.
Summary, etc.: This fine but shocking drama (which Ted Turner paid for and then refused to show on his cable outfits), based on the novel by Dorothy Allison, concerns extensive abuse endured by a girl (Jena Malone) at the hands of her stepfather (Ron Eldard), while her mother (Jennifer Jason Leigh) looks the other way. Anjelica Huston made her directorial debut with this film and demonstrates that talent also runs in the family when behind the camera. Difficult to watch but mitigated by Huston's intelligent approach and sense of balance--as well as outstanding performances--this is a significant film best left to the most mature audiences.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R
System Details Note: DVD
Subject: Child abuse.
Abused children.

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