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Message in a bottle [videorecording] / Warner Bros. presents ; in association with Bel-Air Entertainment ; a Tig production ; in association with Di Novi Pictures ; screenplay by Gerald DiPego ; produced by Denise Di Novi, Jim Wilson, Kevin Costner ; directed by Luis Mandoki.

Mandoki, Luis. (Added Author). DiPego, Gerald. (Added Author). Di Novi, Denise. (Added Author). Wilson, Jim (James A.) (Added Author). Costner, Kevin. (Added Author). Wright, Robin, 1966- (Added Author). Savage, John, 1949- (Added Author). Douglas, Illeana, 1965- (Added Author). Coltrane, Robbie. (Added Author). James, Jesse, 1989- (Added Author). Newman, Paul, 1925-2008 (Added Author). Deschanel, Caleb, 1944- (Added Author). Weisberg, Steven. (Added Author). Yared, Gabriel. (Added Author). Sparks, Nicholas. Message in a bottle. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Bel-Air Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Tig Productions. (Added Author). Di Novi Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Kevin Costner, Robin Wright Penn, John Savage, Illeana Douglas, Robbie Coltrane, Jesse James, Paul Newman. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 4 of 4 copies available at Union County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Elgin Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

Summary:

A reporter traces a lonely widower who wrote a heart-felt message, placed it in a bottle, and threw it out to sea.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Elgin Public Library DVD M47 PG13 (Text) 37827000294978 Video DVD None 06/22/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0790740818
  • ISBN: 9780790740812
  • ISBN: 141983052X
  • ISBN: 9781419830525
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format (2.35:first) or standard format (1.33:first).
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel: Message in a bottle / by Nicholas Sparks.
Special features: optional audio commentary by Mandoki & Di Novi; deleted scenes with optional audio commentary by Mandoki (6 min. total); 5 behind-the-scenes featurettes; 9 cast & crew bios; theatrical trailer (2 min.)
"[Widescreen version is] enhanced for widescreen TVs" -- Container.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; edited by Steven Weisberg ; music by Gabriel Yared.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kevin Costner, Robin Wright Penn, John Savage, Illeana Douglas, Robbie Coltrane, Jesse James, Paul Newman.
Summary, etc.:
A reporter traces a lonely widower who wrote a heart-felt message, placed it in a bottle, and threw it out to sea.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for scene of sexuality.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
In English.
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Sparks, Nicholas > Film adaptations.
Reporters and reporting > Drama.
Widowers > Drama.
Ocean bottles > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Romance films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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