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The Resource Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines, (DVD videorecording)

Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Children of a lesser god
Title
Children of a lesser god
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines
Contributor
Actor
Director
Production personnel
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award winner, best actress, Marlee Matlin.
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
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Children of a lesser god (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Michael Convertino ; editor, Lisa Fruchtman ; production design, Gene Callahan ; director of photography, John Seale
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie, Philip Bosco
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1932-
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  • Haines, Randa
  • Sugarman, Burt
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Anderson, Hesper
  • Medoff, Mark Howard
  • Hurt, William
  • Matlin, Marlee
  • Laurie, Piper
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
Runtime
118
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  • Deaf
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer
  • Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792169710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360183948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer
  • Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792169710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097360183948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc

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