The Luzhin defence [videorecording] / a Sony Pictures Classics release, Renaissance Films in association with Clear Blue Sky Productions presents a Renaissance & Ice 3 production in association with Lantia Cinema e Audiovisivi, Magic Media & France 2 Cinéma, a Marleen Gorris film ; producers, Caroline Wood, Stephen Evans, Louis Becker [and others] ; screenplay writer, Peter Berry ; director, Marleen Gorris.
- 3 of 3 copies available at NC Cardinal.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Fontana Regional Library. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 3 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Albert Carlton - Cashiers Community Library||DVD LUZHIN (Text)||39493108025802||Adult Video||Available||-|
|Black Mountain Library||FF 15626 DVD (Text)||0020504434505||Adult Video||Available||-|
|Fletcher Branch||791.45 L / Feature (Text)||33258006297605||Adult Video||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0767866312
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen version.
- Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 
- Copyright: ©2000
|General Note:|| Based on the novel by Vladimir Nabokov.
Special features: director's commentary; making-of featurette; theatrical trailers; filmographies; interactive menus; scene selections.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Director of photography, Bernard Lutic ; editor, Michaël Reichwein ; original music, Alexandre Desplat ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; production designer, Tony Burrough.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| John Turturro, Emily Watson, Geraldine James, Stuart Wilson, Christopher Thompson, Fabio Sartor, Alexander Hunting.
|Summary, etc.:|| An eccentric chess master, whose unstable childhood rendered him incapable of relating well with others, finds that chess is his only escape and solace. At an Italian resort, where he is favored to win a prestigious chess championship, he meets and falls in love with a caring woman. When a former mentor turned jealous saboteur tries to destroy his confidence, the fragile genius may lose more than just the big game.
|Target Audience Note:|| MPAA rating: PG-13, for some sensuality and thematic elements.
|System Details Note:|| DVD, English Dolby digital 5.1, 2-Channel Dolby surround.
|Language Note:|| English dialogue ; English, French or Spanish subtitles.
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