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Title Adventureland / Miramax Films presents in association with Sidney Kimmel Entertainment ; This is That production ; produced by Sidney Kimmel, Anne Carey, Ted Hope ; written and directed by Greg Mottola.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Miramax Films : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2008]
©2009

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - Videos  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD ADVENTUR    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  AD DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Adult Department  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  DVD ADVENTURELAND    Check Shelf

Description 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround; widescreen presentation, 1.85:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
Cast Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Martin Starr, Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Margarita Levieva, Jack Gilpin, Josh Pais, Wendie Malick, Mary Birdsong, Matt Bush, Paige Howard, Dan Bittner, Ryan Reynolds.
Credits Director of photography, Terry Stacey ; editor, Anne McCabe ; music, Yo La Tengo ; production designer, Stephen Beatrice ; costume designer, Melissa Toth.
Event Originally produced as an American motion picture in 2008.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language, drug use, and sexual references.
Summary In 1987, James Brennan's summer begins when his plans for backpacking through Europe before grad school are scuttled by his parents' economic difficulties. That means James must stay in Pittsburgh for the summer and get a job. With no work experience, he ends up at Adventureland, a third-rate amusement park replete with an assortment of unsafe-looking rides and lame games. Trying to make the best of his deteriorating summer, James is entangled in the lives of his coworkers: gawky bookworm Joel, hot girl Lisa P., cool girl Em, and maintenance man/musician Mike. As the summer lurches between deadly boredom and sudden emergencies, James tries to cope with his awkwardness when all he really wants is to be cool. Part workplace comedy and part coming-of-age memoir, Adventureland captures the shapeless listlessness of summer when you're technically an adult and yet you're left waiting for life to begin.
Note Special features: Just my life: The making of "Adventureland" [featurette] (17 min.); Deleted scenes [optional commentary by writer/director Greg Mottola and actor Jesse Eisenberg] (2 min.); Audio commentary by writer/director Greg Mottola and actor Jesse Eisenberg; Sneak peeks [previews] (11 min.).
Language In English or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English (SDH), French, or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Amusement parks -- Drama.
Summer employment -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Young adults -- Conduct of life -- Drama.
College graduates -- Employment -- Drama.
Pittsburgh (Pa.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Mottola, Greg. Screenwriter. Director.
Kimmel, Sidney. Producer.
Carey, Anne. Producer.
Hope, Ted. Producer.
Eisenberg, Jesse, 1983- Actor.
Stewart, Kristen, 1990- Actor.
Starr, Martin, 1982- Actor.
Wiig, Kristen, 1973- Actor.
Hader, Bill, 1978- Actor.
Levieva, Margarita, 1980- Actor.
Gilpin, Jack, 1951- Actor.
Pais, Josh, 1964- Actor.
Malick, Wendie. Actor.
Birdsong, Mary. Actor.
Bush, Matt, 1986- Actor.
Howard, Paige. Actor.
Bittner, Dan. Actor.
Reynolds, Ryan. Actor.
Yo La Tengo (Musical group)
Miramax Films.
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment (Firm)
This is That (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788899538
0788898388
9780788898389
9780788899539
Standard No. 786936795226
786936793994
057373206140
Music No. 102596 Buena Vista Home Entertainment
102418 Buena Vista Home Entertainment
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