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The Resource Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg

Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg

Label
Searching for Bobby Fischer
Title
Searching for Bobby Fischer
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This heart-warming film is based on the true story of a young boy who is a chess prodigy and his father, who attempts to walk the fine line between encouraging his son's talent, and preserving the love they have for each other
Related
Cataloging source
JQA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed by James Horner ; edited by Wayne Wahrman
Intended audience
Rated PG
Language note
  • Closed captioned
  • English and French
PerformerNote
Joe Mantegna, Laurence Fishburne, Joan Allen, Max Pomeranc, Ben Kingsley
Runtime
109
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
Technique
live action
Label
Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1993 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Fred Waitzkin
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 603
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0108065
  • (OCoLC)ocn370501535
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, English 5.1 surround and English Dolby surround, French Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Searching for Bobby Fischer, Paramount Pictures ; directed by Steven Zaillian ; screenplay by Steven Zaillian ; produced by Scott Rudin and Willian Horberg
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1993 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Fred Waitzkin
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 603
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (IMDb)tt0108065
  • (OCoLC)ocn370501535
System details
DVD; Dolby digital, English 5.1 surround and English Dolby surround, French Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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