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Amelia / Fox Searchlight Pictures and Avalon Pictures present a Mira Nair film ; produced by Ted Waitt, Kevin Hyman, Lydia Dean Pilcher ; written by Ron Bass and Anna Hamilton Phelan ; directed by Mira Nair.

Waitt, Ted, 1963- (Added Author). Hyman, Kevin. (Added Author). Pilcher, Lydia Dean. (Added Author). Bass, Ronald. (Added Author). Phelan, Anna Hamilton. (Added Author). Nair, Mira. (Added Author). Swank, Hilary. (Added Author). Gere, Richard, 1949- (Added Author). Yared, Gabriel. (Added Author). Fox Searchlight Pictures. (Added Author). Avalon Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Hilary Swank, Richard Gere. (Cast).
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  • 77 of 80 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Special features: Deleted scenes; "A social worker in Boston" featurette; "Amelia's fiancée before the Friendship Flight" featurette; "The queen of diamonds, Mabel Boll" featurette; "Arrival in Wales" featurette; "Dorothy Putnam" featurette; "Dorothy's departure" featurette; "George and Gene" featurette; Rose Garden press conference; "Going cameling" featurette; additional around the world flying montage; "Making Amelia" featurette; "The power of Amelia Earhart" featurette; Movietone News Reels; trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Gabriel Yared.
Participant or Performer Note:
Hilary Swank, Richard Gere.
Summary, etc.:
Kansas-born girl Amelia Earhart discovers the thrill of aviation at age 23. Within 12 years she goes on to win the Distinguished Flying Cross for being the first woman to pilot a plane solo across the Atlantic Ocean. Amelia and her husband/business partner George Putnam have an enduring marriage that could not be broken by her determination to fly, nor her passionate affair with Gene Vidal. At age 39, she sets out on an attempt to circumnavigate the globe, an adventure that catapults her into aviation myth.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for some sensuality, language, thematic elements and smoking.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing; closed-captioned.
Subject: Earhart, Amelia, 1897-1937 > Drama.
Women air pilots > United States > Drama.
Air pilots' spouses > United States > Drama.
Distinguished Flying Cross (Medal) > Drama.
Adventure and adventurers > United States > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > United States > Drama.
Aviadoras > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Aventuras > Estados Unidos > Teatro.
Genre: Biographical films.
Historical films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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