The Resource Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett

Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett

Label
Freeheld
Title
Freeheld
Statement of responsibility
Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Based on the Oscar-winning short documentary and adapted by the writer of Philadelphia, Freeheld is the true love story of Laurel Hester [Julianne Moore] and Stacie Andree [Ellen Page] and their fight for justice. A decorated New Jersey police detective, Laurel is diagnosed with cancer and wants to leave her hard earned pension to her domestic partner, Stacie. However the county officials, Freeholders, conspire to prevent Laurel from doing this. Hard-nosed detective Dane Wells [Michael Shannon], and activist Steven Goldstein [Steve Carell], unite in Laurel and Stacie's defense, rallying police officers and ordinary citizens to support their struggle for equality
Cataloging source
CaOWLBI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Maryse Alberti ; music, Hans Zimmer, Johnny Marr ; editor, Andrew Mondshein
Intended audience
OFA rating: 14A
Language note
  • Audio in English and Spanish ; subtitled in English and Spanish ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Described video for the blind and visually impaired (English)
PerformerNote
Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Michael Shannon, Steve Carell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1974-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carell, Steve
  • Moore, Julianne
  • Nyswaner, Ron
  • Page, Ellen
  • Shannon, Michael
  • Sollett, Peter
  • Bankside Films (Firm)
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
  • Summit Entertainment
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hester, Laurel
  • Domestic partner benefits
  • Lesbians
  • Policewomen
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the documentary by Cynthia Wade
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Peter Sollett, Julianne Moore and Ellen Page; The making-of Freeheld; Freeheld to freedom: Ocean County then and now; Freeheld documentary
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398234845
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
48176
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(CaOWLBI)av00311201
System details
  • Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • Blu-ray, 5.1, DTS-HD Master Audio in English
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the documentary by Cynthia Wade
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Peter Sollett, Julianne Moore and Ellen Page; The making-of Freeheld; Freeheld to freedom: Ocean County then and now; Freeheld documentary
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398234845
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
48176
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(CaOWLBI)av00311201
System details
  • Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
  • Blu-ray, 5.1, DTS-HD Master Audio in English
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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