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The natural / Tri-Star Pictures ; based on the novel by Bernard Malamud ; screenplay by Roger Towne and Phil Dusenberry ; produced by Mark Johnson ; directed by Barry Levinson.

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  • ISBN: 0767845749 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Rated PG.
Widescreen format (aspect ratio: 1.85).
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984 by Tri-Star Pictures.
Special features: documentary starring Cal Ripken, Jr. ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; production notes ; scene selections ; interactive menus ; original story source material.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; music, Randy Newman ; edited by Stu Linder.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert Redford, Robert Duvall, Glenn Close, Kim Basinger, Wilford Brimley, Barbara Hershey, Robert Prosky, Richard Farnsworth.
Summary, etc.:
Nothing was going to stop Roy Hobbs from fulfilling his boyhood dream of baseball stardom. As a 14-year old he fashions a baseball bat from an oak tree. He soon impresses major league scouts with his ability. His talent also catches the eye of a sportswriter who eventually becomes instrumental in Hobbs' career. The appearance of a mysterious woman, however, shatters his dream. Years later Hobbs reappears as a rookie for the New York Knights and has an opportunity to share in their race for the pennant.
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Language Note:
English (Dolby surround or discrete surround), French (mono), Spanish (mono) and Portuguese (mono) language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, or Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Malamud, Bernard > Film and video adaptations.
Baseball > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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