Seabiscuit
Title
Seabiscuit

Uniform Title
Seabiscuit (Motion picture)

ISBN
9780783284217

Edition
Widescreen presentation.

Physical Description
1 videodisc (141 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Originally produced as motion picture in 2003.
 
Based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand.
 
Special features: feature commentary with director Gary Ross and filmmaker Steven Soderbergh; bringing the legend to life: "The making of Seabiscuit" (15 min.); anatomy of a movie moment (15 min.); Seabiscuit: racing through history (5 min.); photo finish: Jeff Bridges' on the set photographs (6 min.); cast and filmmakers' biographies & film highlights; production notes; DVD-ROM features.

Reading Level
MPAA rating: PG-13, for some sexual situations and violent sports-related images.

Personal Subject
Pollard, Red, 1909-1981-Drama.
 
Smith, Tom, 1879-1957-Drama.
 
Howard, Charles, 1877-1950-Drama.
 
Seabiscuit (Race horse), 1933-1947-Drama.

Subject Term
Race horses -- United States -- Drama.
 
Horse racing -- United States -- Drama.
 
Horse trainers -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
 
Jockeys -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.

Genre
Feature films.
 
Film adaptations.
 
Biographical films.
 
Sports films.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Added Author
Ross, Gary, 1956-
 
Maguire, Tobey, 1975-
 
Bridges, Jeff, 1949-
 
Cooper, Chris, 1951-
 
Banks, Elizabeth, 1974-
 
Stevens, Gary, 1963-
 
Macy, William H., 1950-
 
DuCoeur, Kingston,
 
Jones, Eddie, 1940-2019,
 
McCullough, David G.,
 
Newman, Randy,
 
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Hillenbrand, Laura. Seabiscuit.

Added Corporate Author
Universal Pictures (Firm)
 
DreamWorks Pictures (1994-2006)
 
Spyglass Entertainment (Firm)
 
Larger Than Life (Firm)
 
Kennedy/Marshall Company.

More Information
http://www.imdb.com/Title?0329575

Summary
Based on a true story. A half-blind ex-prizefighter and mustang breaker team up with a millionaire and his rough-hewn, undersized horse, Seabiscuit. The men bring Seabiscuit to incredible heights, helping to turn a long shot into a legend. Eventually, Seabiscuit earns Horse of the Year honors in 1938.

System Details
DVD; region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) aspect ratio, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound (English), dual layer, NTSC.

Language Note
In English dialogue; with optional French or Spanish subtitles. English closed-captions (CC) available for the deaf and hearing impaired.


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