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Rain man / United Artists presents ; a Guber-Peters Company production ; story by Barry Morrow ; screenplay by Ronald Bass and Barry Morrow ; produced by Mark Johnson ; directed by Barry Levinson ; in association with Star Partners II, Ltd.

Morrow, Barry. (Added Author). Bass, Ronald. (Added Author). Johnson, Mark, 1945- (Added Author). Levinson, Barry (Added Author). Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- (Added Author). Cruise, Tom, 1962- (Added Author). Golino, Valeria. (Added Author). Seale, John, 1942- (Added Author). Linder, Stu. (Added Author). Zimmer, Hans. (Added Author). United Artists Corporation. (Added Author). Guber-Peters Company. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). Director of photography, John Seale ; film editor, Stu Linder ; music by Hans Zimmer. (Cast).

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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
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AWARD OSCAR 1988 (Text) 39391006762692 Award - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (134 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer Studios : [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Special features: deleted scenes; original featurette; audio commentaries by director Barry Levinson, screenwriter Ronald Bass, and screenwriter Barry Morrow; photo gallery; original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, John Seale ; film editor, Stu Linder ; music by Hans Zimmer.
Participant or Performer Note: Dustin Hoffman, Tom Cruise, Valeria Golino.
Summary, etc.: A self-involved young man is shocked to discover that his millionaire father left most of his estate to an unknown beneficiary. The man tracks down said beneficiary, who turns out to be his brother and an autistic savant.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC, region 1; dual layered; Dolby digital 5.1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Language Note: In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note: Academy Awards (1988): Best Picture (Johnson) ; Best Actor (Hoffman) ; Best Director (Levinson) ; Best Writing, Original Screenplay (Bass & Morrow)
Oscar winner, 1988
Subject: Brothers > Drama.
Autism > Drama.
Savants (Savant syndrome) > Drama.
Genre: Road films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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