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Adventureland / Miramax Films presents in association with Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, This is That production ; produced by Sidney Kimmel, Anne Carey, Ted Hope ; written and directed by Greg Mottola.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Bangor.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bangor Public Library DVD ADV (Text) 75011000347630 DVD Upstairs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788899538
  • ISBN: 0788898388
  • ISBN: 9780788898389
  • ISBN: 9780788899539
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: Deleted scenes with optional commentary; "Just my life: the making of Adventureland" featurette; soundtrack selection; audio commentary with writer/director Greg Mottola and actor Jesse Eisenberg.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Terry Stacey ; editor, Anne McCabe ; music, Yo La Tengo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Martin Starr, Bill Hader, Kristen Wiig, Margarita Levieva, Ryan Reynolds.
Summary, etc.:
In 1987, James Brennan's dreams of a European summer vacation before studying at an Ivy League school in New York City are ruined after his parents have a severe career setback. As a result, James must get a summer job to cover his upcoming expenses. He goes to work at the decrepit local amusement park, Adventureland - a place where the games are rigged and the rides make you sick. There, he falls in love with witty co-worker, Emily Lewin. In that setting, the two have an unforgettable and painful learning experiences about life, love and trust. A place where James discovers what he truly values.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for language, drug use and sexual references.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note:
English or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: College graduates > Employment > United States > Drama.
Amusement parks > United States > Drama.
Summer employment > United States > Drama.
Young adults > Conduct of life > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > United States > Drama.
Genre: Romantic comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

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