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Ryan, Meg, (film director,, actor.). Hanks, Tom, (actor.). Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017 (actor.). Gordon, Molly, (actor.). Saroyan, William, 1908-1981 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Human comedy. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.).

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the novel "The human comedy" by William Saroyan.
Special features: Ithaca--filming in Virginia.
Participant or Performer Note: Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, Sam Shepard, Molly Gordon, Hamish Linklater, Scott Shepherd.
Summary, etc.: Fourteen-year-old Homer Macauley is determined to be the best and fastest bicycle telegraph messenger anyone has ever seen. His older brother has gone to war, leaving Homer to look after his widowed mother, his older sister and his four-year-old brother, Ulysses. And so it is that as spring turns to summer, 1942, Homer Macauley delivers messages of love, hope, pain, and death, to the good people of Ithaca. And Homer Macauley will grapple with one message that will change him forever.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, a war image, and smoking.
System Details Note: DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note: English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Saroyan, William, 1908-1981 > Film adaptations.
World War, 1914-1918 > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Coming-of-age films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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