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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2012.

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General Note: Based on the novel "These foolish things" by Deborah Moggach.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Features: Behind the story : lights, colors, smiles, Casting legends.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Camera, Ben Davis ; editor, Chris Gill ; production designer, Alan Macdonald ; music, Thomas Newman.
Participant or Performer Note: Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Judi Dench, Dev Patel, Penelope Wilton, Tom Wilkinson.
Summary, etc.: A group of British retirees decide to outsource their retirement to a newly renovated hotel in Jaipur, India, that is being marketed as a retirement residence, but when they arrive, they find it to be in less luxurious condition than they had imagined, although they are soon charmed and transformed by their shared experiences.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Funding Information Note: Acquired through a 2013 Friends of the Eckhart Public Library Grant
System Details Note: DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English, French, or Spanish with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Retirees > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.

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