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Amelia [Blu-Ray disc] / 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 (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). McGregor, Ewan, 1971- (Added Author). Eccleston, Christopher (Added Author). Anderson, Joe, 1982- (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, Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston, Joe Anderson (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Scott County PL - Austin 00618 A (Text) 35830801832261 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 024543641803
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2009

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
Special features: Deleted scenes; "A social worker in Boston" featurette; "Amelia's fianc©♭e 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
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Based on the books "East to the Dawn" by Susan Butler and "The Sound of Wings" by Mary S. Lovell.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Gabriel Yared ; casting, Avy Kaufman ; editor, Allyson C. Johnson, Lee Percy ; costume designer, Kasia Walicka Maimone ; production designer, Stephanie Carroll ; director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh.
Participant or Performer Note:
Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor, Christopher Eccleston, Joe Anderson
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:
Blu-ray, Region 1 encoding, Dolby Digital, DTS, SDDS.
Language Note:
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
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

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