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Spellbound (2004, original release: 2002)


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Published: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004], c2002
Description:  1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 1404947604,
Language:  English

Originally released as a documentary special in 2002

Special features: commentary by filmmakers; theatrical trailer; bonus footage; where are they now? updates on all 8 profiled spellers; interactive Hangman game: deluxe edition; educational guide: includes "Host your own spelling bee" kit

Angela Arenivar, Nupur Lala, Ted Brigham, Emily Stagg, Ashley White, Neil Kadakia, April DeGideo, Harry Altman, Alex Cameron

Follows the lives of eight young Americans who share one goal: to win the 1999 National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. The Bee is as intense a competition as any Olympic match, for both the spellers and their families. The unbearable pressure becomes even more extraordinary when it is felt by ordinary teenagers

MPAA rating: G

DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital


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Additional Credits:
Blitz, Jeffrey, 1969-
Welch, Sean, 1965-
Arenivar, Angela, 1985-
Lala, Nupur
Brigham, Ted
Stagg, Emily, 1984-
White, Ashley
Kadakia, Neil, 1987-
DeGideo, April
Altman, Harry
Hulsizer, Daniel
Biltz/Welch (Firm)
Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)

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