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Home For The Holidays (2001, original release: 1995)


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MoviesDVD/COMEDY/HOMEDue 05-29-18
Published: [United States] : MGM Home Entertainment, [2001] ©1995
Edition:  Widescreen
Description:  1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0792850742, 9780792850748,
Language:  English

Information from pre-release promotional materials; release date: Sept. 4, 2001

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995

Based on a short story by Chris Radant

Special features: Audio commentary by director Jodie Foster; theatrical trailer

Holly Hunter, Robert Downey, Jr., Anne Bancroft, Dylan McDermott, Geraldine Chaplin, Steve Guttenberg, Claire Danes, Cynthia Stevenson, Charles Durning

Claudia Larson is a divorced single mom who just lost her job and now has to fly home for the traditional family Thanksgiving in Baltimore. From the plane, she calls for reinforcements--and her brother Tommy makes it down from Boston with a little surprise: a handsome friend named Leo. Between dropping the turkey in their sister's lap and a few fist fights on the front lawn, Claudia and Tommy recapture their childhood and Claudia and Leo explore the sweet possibility of romance

MPAA rating: PG-13

DVD, Dolby digital 5.1, stereo., aspect ratio: 1.85:1

English or French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles


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Additional Credits:
Rajski, Peggy.
Foster, Jodie.
Richter, W. D.
Hunter, Holly, 1958-
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965-
Bancroft, Anne, 1931-2005.
McDermott, Dylan.
Chaplin, Geraldine, 1944-
Guttenberg, Steve, 1958-
Danes, Claire, 1979-
Stevenson, Cynthia, 1962-
Durning, Charles, 1923-2012.
Koltai, Lajos.
Klingman, Lynzee.
Isham, Mark.
Radant, Chris.
PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
Egg Pictures.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.

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