The "ordinary" existence of an upper middle class family is shattered with the death of the older son and the struggle of the younger son against guilt and suicide.
1 videodisc (124 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
Dolby Digital 5.1
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MPAA rating: R; Canadian Home Video rating 14A.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1980.
Based on the novel by Judith Guest.
Music adapted by Marvin Hamlisch.
Donald Sutherland, Mary Tyler Moore, Judd Hirsch, Timothy Hutton.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Winner of four Academy Awards; Best Picture, Best Director (Robert Redford), Best Supporting Actor (Timothy Hutton), and Best Screenplay Adaptation
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Subjects:Brothers -- Drama.
Death -- Drama.
Guest, Judith. Ordinary people -- Film adaptations.
Parent and teenager -- Drama.
Teenage boys -- Illinois -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Hirsch, Judd, actor.
Hutton, Timothy, 1960- actor.
Moore, Mary Tyler, 1936-2017, actor.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, publisher.
Redford, Robert, film director.
Sargent, Alvin, screenwriter.
Sutherland, Donald, 1935- actor.
Wildwood Enterprises, production company.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Guest, Judith. Ordinary people.