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On Golden Pond (1981)
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Call no.:
DVD 012 712
Title:
On Golden Pond
Originally produced:
1981
Format:
DVD
Summary:
Shows the conflicts between three generations as the Thayers, a crotchety old professor and his wife, spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's child, while daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging.
Credits:
Lord Grade ; ITC Films/IPC Films production ; screenplay by Ernest Thompson ; produced by Bruce Gilbert ; directed by Mark Rydell.
Edition:
Special ed. ; widescreen format.
Publication:
Santa Monica, CA : Carlton International Media : Artisan Home Entertainment, c2003.
Languages:
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (105 min.) : sound, color
Country of production:
United States
Studio(s):
Lord Grade (Firm)
ITC Films (Firm)
IPC Films (Firm)
Director(s):
Rydell, Mark
Screenwriter(s):
Thompson, Ernest
Producer(s):
Gilbert, Bruce
Cast:
Katharine Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Jane Fonda, Doug McKeon, Dabney Coleman, William Lanteau, Christopher Rydell, Troy Garity.
Production:
Director of photography, Billy Williams ; editor, Robert L. Wolfe ; music, David Grusin.
Notes:
Based on the play by Ernest Thompson.
Aspect ratio 1.85:1.
DVD release of the 1981 motion picture.
Special features: documentary, Reflections on Golden Pond a trbute to the work of cinematographer Billy Williams; commentary Track with writer Ernest Thompson, the writer of the Broadway play; Katherine Hepburn tribute documentary.
Subjects:
Thompson, Ernest, 1949- Film adaptations.
Aging Drama.
Older people Drama.
Intergenerational relations Drama.
Fathers and daughters Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1980s
Spoken language: English
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: On Golden Pond
Director: Rydell, Mark
Actor: Fonda, Henry
Actor: Fonda, Jane
Actor: Hepburn, Katharine
Musical score composer: Grusin, Dave
Production studio: IPC Films (Firm)
Production studio: ITC Films (Firm)
Production studio: Lord Grade (Firm)
Country of production: United States
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action
Cover image available: No