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Ithaca (2016, original release: 2015)


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Published: Port Washington, NY : Momentum Pictures, [2016] ©2016
Description:  1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786316629494,
Language:  English

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Originally released as a motion picture in 2015


Based on the novel "The human comedy" by William Saroyan

Special features: Filming in Virginia

Sam Shepard, Hamish Linklater, Meg Ryan, Alex Neustaedter, Tom Hanks, Molly Gordon, Scott Shepherd

Fourteen-year-old Homer Macauley is determined to be the best and fastest bicycle telegraph messenger anyone has ever seen. His older brother has gone to war, leaving Homer to look after his widowed mother, his older sister and his four-year-old brother, Ulysses. And so it is that as Spring turns to Summer, 1942, Homer Macauley delivers messages of love, hope, pain, and death, to the good people of Ithaca. And Homer Macauley will grapple with one message that will change him forever

MPAA rating: PG; for thematic elements, a war image, and smoking

DVD, region 1, widescreen (16x9, 2.40); Dolby digital 5.1

English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)

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Additional Credits:
Ryan, Meg, film director, actor
Brenner, Janet, 1956- film producer
Ivey, Laura, 1973- film producer
Jendresen, Erik, film producer, screenwriter
Linklater, Hamish, actor
Neustaedter, Alex, 1998- actor
Hanks, Tom, actor
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017 actor
Gordon, Molly, 1994- actor
Mellencamp, John, 1951- composer
Dunn, Andrew director of photography (Andrew William),
Lyons, John F., editor of moving image work
Saroyan, William, 1908-1981.
Co-op Entertainment,
Apple Lane Productions,
Pilothouse Pictures,
Shy Moon Productions,
Momentum Pictures,

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