Fledgling writer Briony Tallis, as a 13-year-old, irrevocably changes the course of several lives when she accuses her older sister's lover of a crime he did not commit.
Atonement (Motion picture)
Montréal : Alliance Vivafilm, 2011.
1 videodisc (123 min.) : digital, sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Special features include: Deleted scenes, "Bringing the past to life: the making of Atonement", "From Novel to Screen: adapting a classic" ; and feature commentary with director Joe Wright.
Based on the novel by Ian McEwan.
DVD release of the 2007 motion picture.
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Paul Tothill ; music, Dario Marianelli ; costume designer, Jacqueline Durran ; production designer, Sarah Greenwood ; executive producers, Richard Eyre, Robert Fox, Ian McEwan, Debra Hayward, Liza Chasin.
James McAvoy, Keira Knightley, Romola Garai, Saoirse Ronan, Vanessa Redgrave, Brenda Blethyn, Juno Temple, Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Kennedy, Harriet Walter, Peter Wight, Daniel Mays, Nonso Anozie, Gina McKee, Jérémie Rénier, Michelle Duncan.
DVD; 5.1 Dolby digital surround ; Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1).
In English or dubbed in French or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles and subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Academy Awards, 2008: Best original score. Golden Globes, USA, 2008: Best Motion Picture, Drama ; Best Original Score, Motion Picture.
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Subjects:Atonement -- Drama.
Country life -- Drama.
Dunkirk, Battle of, Dunkerque, France, 1940 -- Drama.
England -- Drama.
Ex-convicts -- Drama.
False testimony -- Drama.
Guilt -- Drama.
Sisters -- Drama.
Other Authors:Alliance vivafilm (Firm)
Garai, Romola, 1982-
Hampton, Christopher, 1946-
Knightley, Keira, 1985-
McAvoy, James, 1979-
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Webster, Paul, 1952 September 19-
Working Title Films.
Wright, Joe, 1972-