The Straight story [DVD]
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The Straight story [DVD]

By Sweeney, Mary, film producer, screenwriter, film editor.
Edelstein, Neal, film producer.

Genre DVD-Video discs.

Audience All ages

Published [1999?] by Walt Disney Home Video : Burbank, CA by Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment,

UPC 717951010117

Bib Id 2457373

Edition Widescreen.

Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

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Leader
05475cgm a2200937Ia 4500
ISBN
0788823337 : $10.00
UPC
717951010117
Publisher Number
20452
8011301
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DVD S
Uniform Title
Straight story (Motion picture : 1999)
Title
The Straight story [DVD]
Edition
Widescreen.
Publication Information
[1999?] by Walt Disney Home Video : Burbank, CA : by Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment,
Description
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Form of Work
Motion picture.
Note
DVD lacks chapter stops.
Originally released as motion picture in 1999.
Contents
Special features include: theatrical trailer. -- scene index. -- interactive menu.
Restrictions on Access
Educational and home use only.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Freddie Francis ; editor, Mary Sweeney ; music, Angelo Badalamenti.
Cast
Richard Farnsworth, Sissy Spacek, Harry Dean Stanton.
Summary
Based on a true story about 73-year-old Alvin Straight who embarks on a dangerous and emotional journey to make amends with his 75-year-old brother Lyle before his brother dies. Alvin can no longer drive a car because of his eyesight and has to walk with 2 canes, but he climbs aboard his 1966 John Deere lawnmower and drives the 260-mile course from Laurens, Iowa to Mt. Zion, Wisconsin.
System Details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; 2.35:1 aspect ratio; letterbox format.
Language Note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards
New York Film Critics Circle: best actor (Farnsworth), best cinematography; 1999 Screen International Award: best picture (Non-European).
Genre/Form
DVD-Video discs.
Biographical films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
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