The squid and the whale
(DVD)

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Published
[Culver City, CA] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2005.
Edition
Special ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, graphic dialogue and language.
Status
Downtown Reno Library - DVD / Blu-rays  1 available
DVD VIDEO SQU WIDESCREEN
Incline Village Library - DVD / Blu-rays  1 available
DVD VIDEO SQU WIDESCREEN
Senior Center Library - DVD / Blu-rays  1 available
DVD VIDEO SQU WIDESCREEN

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Format
DVD
Language
English
ISBN
1404919082
UPC
043396134942

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
General Note
Special features: Director commentary, Behind the scenes featurette, interview with Director Noah Baumbach and writer Phillip Lopate, collectible insert.
Restrictions on Access
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Robert Yeoman ; editor, Tim Streeto ; music, Dean Wareham, Britta Phillips ; costume designer, Amy Westcott ; production designer, Anne Ross.
Participants/Performers
Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg, Owen Kline, William Baldwin, Halley Feiffer, Anna Paquin.
Description
Based on the true childhood experiences of Noah Baumbach and his brother, tells the touching story of two young boys dealing with their parents' divorce in Brooklyn in the 1980s. The patriarch of an eccentric Brooklyn family claims to once have been a great novelist, but ultimately decided to settled into a teaching job. When his wife discovers a writing talent of her own, jealousy divides the family. The two teenage sons are forced to forge new relationships with their parents. Their mom begins dating her younger son's tennis coach. Meanwhile, dad has an affair with the student his older son is pursuing.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, graphic dialogue and language.
System Details
DVD; region 1; mastered in high definition.
Language
Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (Dolby Digital 5.1) or French (Dolby Surround) with optional subtitles in English or French.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Baumbach, N., Linney, L., Eisenberg, J., Kline, O., Baldwin, W., Yeoman, R. D., Wareham, D., Phillips, B., & Daniels, J. (2005). The squid and the whale (Special ed.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Noah Baumbach et al.. 2005. The Squid and the Whale. [Culver City, CA]: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Noah Baumbach et al.. The Squid and the Whale [Culver City, CA]: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Baumbach, Noah, et al. The Squid and the Whale Special ed., Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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