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August Rush [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; a Southpaw Entertainment production in association with CJ Entertainment ; produced by Richard Barton Lewis ; screenplay by Nick Castle and James V. Hart ; directed by Kirsten Sheridan.

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  • 69 out of 78 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 0 out of 1 copy are currently available at Statesboro Regional Library. (Show copies)
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  • ISBN: 1419827154
  • ISBN: 9781419827150
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2008]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007.
Includes both widescreen and full screen versions.
Special features include additional scenes.
Special features: Standard version ; Widescreen version enhanced for widescreen TVs -- Additional scenes -- Language: English Dolby surround t. 1 ; French (dubbed in Quebec) Dolby surround stereo ; Spanish Dolby surround stereo -- Subtitles: English (SDH), French, Spanish.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, John Mathieson ; editor, William Steinkamp ; music, Mark Mancina ; costume designer, Frank L. Fleming ; production designer, Michael Shaw ; story by Paul Castro and Nick Castle.
Participant or Performer:
Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Terrence Howard, Robin Williams, William Sadler, Marian Seldes, Leon G. Thomas III, Mykelti Williamson, Aaron Staton, Alex O'Loughlin, Jamia Simone Nash, Ronald Guttman.
Summary, etc.:
A charismatic young Irish guitarist and a sheltered young cellist have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square. They are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York City and cared for by a mysterious stranger, August uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic elements, mild violence and language.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, Region 1 ; full screen (1.33:1) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround stereo.; double sided disc.
In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, with optional English, English SDH, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Abandoned children > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Street entertainers > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Abandono de niƱos > Nueva York (Estados Unidos) > Nueva York > Teatro.
Genio > Nueva York (Estados Unidos) > Nueva York > Teatro.
Abandoned children > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Street entertainers > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Music and children > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Abandoned children > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Genre: Fiction films
Feature films.
Feature films > United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Melodrama > Feature.
Musical > Feature.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Musical films.

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