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Searching for Bobby Fischer [electronic resource].

Zaillian, Steven. (Author). Mantegna, Joe. (Added Author). Fishburne, Laurence, III, 1961- (Added Author). Allen, Joan, 1956- (Added Author). Pomeranc, Max. (Added Author). Zaillian, Steven. (Added Author). Kingsley, Ben, 1943- (Added Author). Waitzkin, Fred. Searching for Bobby Fischer. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author). Directed by Steven Zaillian. (Cast).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 111 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Paramount Pictures, 1993.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Steven Zaillian.
Participant or Performer Note:
Joe Mantegna, Laurence Fishburne, Joan Allen, Max Pomeranc, Ben Kingsley.
Summary, etc.:
Josh is a typical seven-year-old who happens to be a chess prodigy. Josh's Father is determined to see his son become a champion. During their journey of discovery, they learn the one thing neither can afford to lose: their love for each other.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Chess players > United States > Biography > Drama.
Fathers and sons > United States > Case studies > Drama.
Gifted children > United States > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.

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