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Magnolia / New Line Productions ; a Ghoulardi Film Company production ; produced by Joanne Sellar ; written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson.

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F MAG 5759 (Text) 34330512671653 AV - Movie Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 191 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : New Line Home Video, 2000.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Robert Elswit ; editor, Dylan Tichenor ; music by John Brion ; songs by Aimee Mann.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jeremy Blackman, Tom Cruise, Melinda Dillon, Philip Baker Hall, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ricky Jay, William H. Macy, Alfred Molina, Julianne Moore, John C. Reilly, Jason Robards, Melora Walters.
Summary, etc.:
The film opens with three dramatizations of chance occurrences that most people would deem as just one of those things or coincidences. This is a series of interlocking stories. Bad dads Jimmy Gator and Earl Partride are both dying and estranged from their children. Earl's wife is having a breakdown. A coke-sniffing, self-esteemless girl and an unappreciated cop fall in love. Among the other ideas that surface are understanding when to help, rather than punish, and making amends for past mistakes.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
VHS hi-fi, stereo., Dolby digital.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Social problems > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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