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Extremely loud & incredibly close [DVD videorecording]

Contributor(s): Bullock, Sandra | Von Sydow, Max | Goodman, John | Davis, Viola | Wright, Jeffrey | Horn, Thomas | Hanks, Tom.
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: [United States] : Warner Home Video, 2012Edition: Widescreen ed.Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Drama | Action / AdventureGenre/Form: Drama.
Production Credits: Director, Stephen Daldry.
Cast: Sandra Bullock, Viola Davis, Jeffrey Wright, Thomas Horn, Tom Hanks, John Goodman, Max Von Sydow.Summary: Oskar is convinced that his father, who died in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, has left a message for him hidden in the city. Feeling disconnected from his grieving mother and driven by an active mind that refuses to believe in things that can't be observed, Oskar begins searching New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he found in his father's closet. His journey through the five boroughs takes him beyond his loss to a greater understanding of the world around him.Review: "...Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close's tale of the effect of 9/11 on a sensitive boy is worth seeing, particularly for its lead performance."--USA TodayReview: "A film filled with both sentiment and substance."--Los Angeles TimesReview: "Solidly crafted, impeccably acted..."--Rolling Stone
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Sandra Bullock, Viola Davis, Jeffrey Wright, Thomas Horn, Tom Hanks, John Goodman, Max Von Sydow.

Director, Stephen Daldry.

DVD.

English, French, Spanish audio; French, Spanish subtitles.

English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

MPAA rating: PG-13.

Oskar is convinced that his father, who died in the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center, has left a message for him hidden in the city. Feeling disconnected from his grieving mother and driven by an active mind that refuses to believe in things that can't be observed, Oskar begins searching New York City for the lock that fits a mysterious key he found in his father's closet. His journey through the five boroughs takes him beyond his loss to a greater understanding of the world around him.

"...Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close's tale of the effect of 9/11 on a sensitive boy is worth seeing, particularly for its lead performance."--USA Today

"A film filled with both sentiment and substance."--Los Angeles Times

"Solidly crafted, impeccably acted..."--Rolling Stone

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