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A letter to dad / [videorecording] / Dan A. Donavan and Skipstone Pictures present ; story by Dan A. Donavan ; screenplay by Johnny Remo and Dan A. Donavan ; produced and directed by Johnny Remo.

Remo, Johnny. (Added Author). Donavan, Dan A. (Added Author). Ashton, John, 1948- (Added Author). Lynde, Janice. (Added Author). Mathews, Thom. (Added Author). Gleason, Paul, 1944-2006 (Added Author). Gallivan, Megan. (Added Author). McCullough, Julie, 1965- (Added Author). Young, Chris, 1971- (Added Author). Barron, Dana. (Added Author). Nemec, Corin. (Added Author). Van Peebles, Mario. (Added Author). Gates, Matt. (Added Author). Skipstone Pictures (Firm) (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Schricker Main Library DRA LET (Text) 30032001577789 DVD DRAMA Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Irvine, CA : Skipstone Pictures, c2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: Special features: Theatrical trailers; chapter selection.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Michael Crain ; editors, Ron Spang and Lance Bachelder ; music, Matt Gates ; production designer, Peter Kantor.
Participant or Performer Note: John Ashton, Janice Lynde, Thom Mathews, Paul Gleason, Megan Gallivan, Julie McCullough, Chris Young, Dana Barron, Eliane Joyce, Adam Ryen, James Handy, Ellen Wheeler with Corin Nemec and Mario Van Peebles.
Summary, etc.: Dan Donahue has finally met the woman of his dreams, but on the night he is going to propose, he is overcome by a deep-rooted anger caused by his father who abandoned him as a boy. Dan confronts his feelings of bitterness head on, as he pours out his heart in a letter to his father. As Dan writes, his life is unfolded, revealing his pain and ultimate joy, as he grows from a young, troubled teen into a strong, spiritual man. In the end, Dan's father must face his own failures as a father in a climactic one-on-one meeting with the son he left behind. Based on a true story.
Target Audience Note: Not rated.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation ; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Subject: Fathers and sons > Drama.
Abandoned children > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Religious films.
Fiction films.

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