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The descendants / [DVD].

Clooney, George. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hamlet Branch Library DRA DES (Text) 30063001029323 DVD DRAMA Available -
Koontz Lake Branch Library DRA DES2732 (Text) 30141001076765 DVD DRAMA Available -
Schricker Main Library DRA DES (Text) 30032001628798 DVD DRAMA Reshelving -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: [United States] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2012.

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note: Director, Alexander Payne.
Participant or Performer Note: George Clooney.
Summary, etc.: Matt King is an indifferent husband and father of two girls, who is forced to re-examine his past and embrace his future when his wife suffers a boating accident off of Waikiki. The event leads to a rapprochement with his young daughters while Matt wrestles with a decision to sell the family's land handed down from Hawaiian royalty and missionaries.
"...we get vested in the lives of these characters. That's rare in a lot of movies."--Roger Ebert.
"Another beautifully chiseled piece of filmmaking - sharp, funny, generous, and moving."--Entertainment Weekly.
"Rarely has a contemporary movie taken in so much life and revealed it with such depth of feeling."--Washington Post.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: English audio.
Subject: Drama.
Award Winners.
Genre: Drama.

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