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Title The children of Huang Shi [(DVD) videorecording] / Australian Film Finance Corporation ; Bluewater Pictures ; Qixinran ; Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen ; Ming Productions ; Rouge Entertainment Group ; Zero West Filmproduktion ; produced by Arthur Cohn, Martin Hagemann, Peter Loehr, Wieland Schulz-Keil, Jonathan Shteinman ; written by Jane Hawksley, James MacManus ; directed by Roger Spottiswoode.

Publication Info. Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2009]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F CHI    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Fiction  F CHI    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F CHI    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Based on a true story.
Cast Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Radha Mitchell, Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh.
Credits Director of photography, Xiaoding Zhao ; editor, Geoffrey Lamb ; music, David Hirschfelder.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some disturbing and violent content.
Summary Set in the 1930's in war-torn China and inspired by true events. George Hogg is a young Englishman who leads sixty orphaned boys on an extraordinary journey of almost a thousand miles across the snow-bound Liu Pan Shan mountains to safety on the edge of the Mongolian desert. During his journey, George learns to rely on the support of Chen, the leader of a Chinese partisan group who becomes his closest friend. He soon finds himself falling in love with the Australian adventurer Lee, an unsentimental nurse. Along the way, Hogg befriends Madame Wang, an aristocratic survivor who has also been displaced by war. She helps the young Englishman, his friends and their sixty war orphans make their way to safety near the western end of the Great Wall of China.
Subject English -- China -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Journalists -- China -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Orphans -- China -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
China -- History -- Republic, 1912-1949 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Liupan Mountains (China) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Genre Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cohn, Arthur, 1928-
Hagemann, Martin.
Loehr, Peter, 1966-
Schulz-Keil, Wieland.
Shteinman, Jonathan.
Hawksley, Jane.
MacManus, James.
Spottiswoode, Roger.
Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan, 1977-
Mitchell, Radha.
Chow, Yun-fat.
Yeoh, Michelle, 1963-
Australian Film Finance Corporation.
Bluewater Pictures (Firm)
Qixinran (Firm)
Filmstiftung Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH.
Ming Productions (Firm)
Rouge Entertainment Group (Firm)
Zero West Filmproduktion (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1435908627
9781435908628
Standard No. 043396252967
Music No. 25296 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
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