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Kramer vs. Kramer / Columbia Pictures presents a Stanley Jaffe production ; produced by Stanley R. Jaffe ; written for the screen and directed by Robert Benton.

Benton, Robert. (Added Author). Jaffe, Stanley R. (Added Author). Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- (Added Author). Streep, Meryl. (Added Author). Alexander, Jane, 1939- (Added Author). Henry, Justin. (Added Author). Almendros, Nestor. (Added Author). Greenberg, Gerald B. (Added Author). Corman, Avery. Kramer versus Kramer. (Added Author). Columbia Pictures. (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander, Justin Henry. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Dorchester County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dorchester - St. George Main Library DVD FIC KRA (Text) 30018003414980 Adult DVD Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch DVD FIC KRA (Text) 30018003244718 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767848802 :
  • ISBN: 9780767848800 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [2001]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as motion picture in 1979.
Based on the novel: Kramer versus Kramer / by Avery Corman.
Special features include: scene selections, filmographies ; theatrical trailers ; documentary, Finding the truth: the making of Kramer vs. Kramer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Nestor Almendros; editor, Jerry Greenberg.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dustin Hoffman, Meryl Streep, Jane Alexander, Justin Henry.
Summary, etc.:
When his wife walks out, Ted Kramer and his six-year-old son have a chance to really get to know each other. Then Ted's wife returns and she wants her son back.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Language Note:
English and French language soundtracks (mono) with optional subtitles in English, Chinese, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish, or Thai ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards: Best picture, Best actor (Dustin Hoffman), Best supporting actor (Meryl Streep), Best director, Best screenplay (adapted).
Subject: Custody of children > Drama.
Divorced parents > Drama.
Hijos de padres divorciados > Teatro.
Padres divorciados > Teatro.
New York (N.Y.) > Drama.
Nueva York (Estados Unidos : Ciudad) > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Topic Heading: Films for the hearing impaired.
French language track.

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