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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, (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, (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
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • 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)
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Credits note
Music, Michael Convertino ; editor, Lisa Fruchtman ; production design, Gene Callahan ; director of photography, John Seale
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie, Philip Bosco
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  • 1940-2019
  • 1932-
  • 1940-2019
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  • Anderson, Hesper
  • Medoff, Mark
  • Sugarman, Burt
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Haines, Randa
  • Hurt, William
  • Matlin, Marlee
  • Laurie, Piper
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Convertino, Michael
  • Medoff, Mark
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
118
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
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  • Drama films
  • Deaf
  • Deaf
  • Deaf women
  • Special education educators
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In English and French ; with English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff
  • Special features: interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45672253
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792169710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929312450
  • 097360183948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45672253
  • (Sirsi) b12002197
System details
DVD, Dolby digital. mono
Video recording format
DVD
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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • In English and French ; with English subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1986
  • Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff
  • Special features: interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm45672253
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792169710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929312450
  • 097360183948
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45672253
  • (Sirsi) b12002197
System details
DVD, Dolby digital. mono
Video recording format
DVD

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