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The squid and the whale / produced by Wes Anderson [and others] ; written and directed by Noah Baumbach.

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  • 6 of 6 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 0 of 0 copies available at Kershaw County Library System.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781404919082
  • ISBN: 1404919082
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (1 hour, 47 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen Special Edition DVD.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2006.

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Jeff Daniels, Laura Linney, Jesse Eisenberg.
Summary, etc.:
A pair of brothers living in Brooklyn are caught in the middle of, and deeply affected by, the divorce of their erudite parents, Bernard (Jeff Daniels) and Joan Berkman (Laura Linney). Older sibling Walt (Jesse Eisenberg) sides with dad and acts out at school, while younger brother Frank (Owen Kline) quietly backs up mom. The household tension rises further when Joan's writing career takes off and surpasses the failed ambitions of her professor ex-husband.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English or French with optional French subtitles ; Closed-captioned.
Subject: Divorce > Drama.
Brothers > Drama.
Nineteen eighties > Drama.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Topic Heading: Films for the hearing impaired.
French language track.

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