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Lonesome Dove / a Motown Productions in association with Pangaea and RHI Entertainment ; produced by Dyson Lovell ; teleplay by Bill Wittliff ; directed by Simon Wincer.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781594451744
  • ISBN: 1594451745
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (373 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Genius Entertainment, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Larry McMurtry.
Originally produced as a television miniseries in 1989.
Special features: The making of an epic: 50-minute behind-the-scenes featurette; "Original interviews on the set:" Tommy Lee Jones, Robert Duvall, and the rest of the cast; a new interview with director Simon Wincer; "Blueprints of a masterpiece:" original sketches and concept drawings; interview with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Larry McMurtry.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Basil Poledouris ; editor, Corky Ehlers ; director of photography, Douglas Milsome.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert Duvall, Tommy Lee Jones, Danny Glover, Diane Lane, Robert Urich, Frederic Forrest, D.B. Sweeney, Ricky Schroder, Anjelica Huston, Chris Cooper, Tim Scott, Glenne Headly, Barry Corbin, William Sanderson.
Summary, etc.:
Augustus McCrae and Woodrow Call, longtime friends and former Texas Rangers, steal over a thousand head of cattle from rustlers south of the border and recruit an unlikely crew of hands to drive the herd 3,000 miles north to Montana.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray disc; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround in English; Dolby Digital stereo in Spanish and French.
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
Language Note:
In English with optional subtitles in French and Spanish.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards Note:
1989 Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing in a Miniseries or Special (Wincer) ; Emmy Award nominee for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Special (Jones, Duvall), Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Special (Huston, Lane), Outstanding Miniseries, Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Special (Glover), Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Special (Headly), Outstanding Writing in a Miniseries or Special (Wittliff).
Subject: McCrae, Augustus (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Call, Woodrow (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Ranchers > West (U.S.) > 19th century > Drama.
Cattle drives > West (U.S.) > 19th century > Drama.
Cowboys > West (U.S.) > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Western television programs.
Television mini-series.
Television adaptations.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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