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|Named Person:||F X Toole; Lucia Rijker|
|Document Type:||Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Clint Eastwood; Paul Haggis; Albert S Ruddy; Tom Rosenberg; Hilary Swank; Morgan Freeman; Anthony Mackie; Jay Baruchel; Mike Colter; Kyle Eastwood; Lucia Rijker; Brian F O'Byrne; Margo Martindale; Riki Lindhome; Michael Peña; Tom Stern; Joel Cox; Lennie Niehaus; Bruce Forman; James Lipton; F X Toole; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); Lakeshore Entertainment (Firm); Malpaso (Company); Ruddy Morgan Productions.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
|Language Note:||In English or dubbed French; with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish. Closed-captioned.|
|Notes:||Based on short stories from the book: Rope burns / by F.X. Toole.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004.
Widescreen format (2.35:1).
"Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container.
Special feature (disc 1, 2 min.): theatrical trailer.
Special features (disc 2, 57 min., in English with optional French subtitles): "Born to fight" featurette, examining the parallels between the movie & the experiences of real-life boxer Lucia Rijker (19 min.); "The producers : round 15" making-of featurette with Ruddy, Rosenberg & Haggis (13 min.); "James Lipton takes on three", roundtable discussion with Eastwood, Swank & Freeman (25 min.).
|Credits:||Director of photography, Tom Stern ; edited by Joel Cox ; music by Clint Eastwood ; music orchestrated and conducted by Lennie Niehaus ; special musical arrangements by Gennady Loktionov ; guitarist, Bruce Forman.|
|Cast:||Clint Eastwood, Hillary Swank, Morgan Freeman, Anthony Mackie, Jay Baruchel, Mike Colter, Lucia Rijker, Brian O'Byrne, Margo Martindale, Riki Lindhome, Michael Peña.|
|Awards:||Academy Award, 2005: Best achievement in directing, Best motion picture of the year, Best performance by an actor in a supporting role (Freeman), Best performance by an actress in a leading role (Swank)|
|Target Audience:||MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, some disturbing images, thematic material and language.|
|Description:||2 videodiscs (132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Details:||DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.|
|Contents:||disc 1. Movie --
disc 2. Special features.
|Other Titles:||Born to fight.
Million dollar baby (Motion picture : 2004)
Million dollar baby
|Responsibility:||Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; in association with Lakeshore Entertainment ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; screenplay by Paul Haggis ; produced by Albert S. Ruddy, Tom Rosenberg, Paul Haggis ; a Malpaso/Ruddy Morgan production.|
|Local System Bib Number:||
A male boxing trainer attempts to help a young female boxer achieve her dream of becoming a professional.
Retrieving notes about this item
- Toole, F. X., -- 1930- -- Film adaptations.
- Boxing trainers -- Drama.
- Women boxers -- Drama.
- Boxing for women -- Drama.
- Rijker, Lucia, -- 1967-
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