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The Resource The giver, directed by Phillip Noyce ; screenplay by Michael Mitnick and Robert B. Weide ; produced by Nikki Silver, Jeff Bridges, Neil Koenigsberg ; executive producer, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Ron Burkle ; executive producers, Dylan Sellers, Ralph Winter, Alison Owen, Scooter Braun ; The Weinstein Company and Walden Media present a Tonik/As Is Productions production ; in association with Yucaipa Films

The giver, directed by Phillip Noyce ; screenplay by Michael Mitnick and Robert B. Weide ; produced by Nikki Silver, Jeff Bridges, Neil Koenigsberg ; executive producer, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Ron Burkle ; executive producers, Dylan Sellers, Ralph Winter, Alison Owen, Scooter Braun ; The Weinstein Company and Walden Media present a Tonik/As Is Productions production ; in association with Yucaipa Films

Label
The giver
Title
The giver
Statement of responsibility
directed by Phillip Noyce ; screenplay by Michael Mitnick and Robert B. Weide ; produced by Nikki Silver, Jeff Bridges, Neil Koenigsberg ; executive producer, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Ron Burkle ; executive producers, Dylan Sellers, Ralph Winter, Alison Owen, Scooter Braun ; The Weinstein Company and Walden Media present a Tonik/As Is Productions production ; in association with Yucaipa Films
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story centers on Jonas, young man who lives in a supposedly ideal world of conformity and contentment. Yet as he begins to spend time with the elder, who is the sole keeper of all the community's memories, Jonas quickly begins to discover the dark and deadly truths of his community's secret past. At extreme odds, Jonas knows that he must escape their world to protect them all; a challenge that no one has ever succeeded at before
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Giver (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Director of photography, Ross Emery ; production designer, Ed Verreaux ; edited by Barry Alexander Brown ; costume designer, Diana Cilliers ; music by Marco Beltrami ; "Ordinary human" performed by OneRepublic, written by Ryan Tedder
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for a mature thematic image and some sci-fi action/violence
Language note
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G58 2014
PerformerNote
Jeff Bridges, Meryl Streep, Brenton Thwaites, Alexander Skarsgård, Katie Holmes, Odeya Rush, Cameron Monaghan, Taylor Swift, Emma Tremblay
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  • 1949-
  • 1942-
  • 1953-
  • 1952-
  • 1952-
  • 1952-
  • 1961-
  • 1978-
  • 1997-
  • 1989-
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  • Noyce, Phillip
  • Melnick, Michael
  • Weide, Robert B.
  • Silver, Nikki
  • Bridges, Jeff
  • Koenigsberg, Neil
  • Weinstein, Bob
  • Weinstein, Harvey
  • Burkle, Ron
  • Sellers, Dylan
  • Winter, Ralph
  • Owen, Alison
  • Braun, Scooter
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Thwaites, Brenton
  • Skarsgård, Alexander
  • Holmes, Katie
  • Rush, Odeya
  • Monaghan, Cameron
  • Swift, Taylor
  • Tremblay, Emma
  • Emery, Ross
  • Verreaux, Edward
  • Brown, Barry Alexander
  • Cilliers, Diana
  • Beltrami, Marco
  • Tedder, Ryan
  • Lowry, Lois
  • Bridges, Lloyd
  • Weinstein Company
  • Walden Media
  • Tonik Productions
  • As Is Productions
  • Yucaipa Films
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
  • OneRepublic (Musical group)
Runtime
97
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  • Conformity
  • Secrecy
Technique
live action
Label
The giver, directed by Phillip Noyce ; screenplay by Michael Mitnick and Robert B. Weide ; produced by Nikki Silver, Jeff Bridges, Neil Koenigsberg ; executive producer, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Ron Burkle ; executive producers, Dylan Sellers, Ralph Winter, Alison Owen, Scooter Braun ; The Weinstein Company and Walden Media present a Tonik/As Is Productions production ; in association with Yucaipa Films
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Note
  • Bonus: Highlights from the original script reading featuring Lloyd Bridges; Making The Giver: from page to screen; Jonas' harrowing journey (extended scene); "Ordinary human" featurette with OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder; Author Lois Lowry on The Giver; Study guide
  • Based on the book by Lois Lowry
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892864216
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
English/Spanish subtitled version.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132617459
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
WC61745
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o892864216
  • (OCoLC)892864216
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation (2.39:1); Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The giver, directed by Phillip Noyce ; screenplay by Michael Mitnick and Robert B. Weide ; produced by Nikki Silver, Jeff Bridges, Neil Koenigsberg ; executive producer, Bob Weinstein, Harvey Weinstein, Ron Burkle ; executive producers, Dylan Sellers, Ralph Winter, Alison Owen, Scooter Braun ; The Weinstein Company and Walden Media present a Tonik/As Is Productions production ; in association with Yucaipa Films
Link
Publication
Note
  • Bonus: Highlights from the original script reading featuring Lloyd Bridges; Making The Giver: from page to screen; Jonas' harrowing journey (extended scene); "Ordinary human" featurette with OneRepublic's Ryan Tedder; Author Lois Lowry on The Giver; Study guide
  • Based on the book by Lois Lowry
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn892864216
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
English/Spanish subtitled version.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013132617459
Other physical details
sound, color and black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
WC61745
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o892864216
  • (OCoLC)892864216
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen presentation (2.39:1); Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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