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Title A passage to India [(Blu-ray) videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin production in association with John Heyman and Edward Sands and Home Box Office, Inc., a David Lean film ; produced by John Brabourne and Richard Goodwin ; screenplay by David Lean ; directed by David Lean.

Edition Collectors edition ; [Blu-ray version].
Publication Info. Culver City, Calif. : Columbia Pictures, 2008.
[Distributed by] Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
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Description 1 videodisc (164 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Columbia classics.
Note Title from disc surface.
Based on the novel by E.M. Forster.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Special features: Blu-Ray exclusive: "Beyond the passage: picture-in-graphics track"; commentary with producer Richard Goodwin; "E.M. Forster: profile of an author" featurette; "An epic takes shape" featurette; "An Indian affair" featurette; "Only connect: a vision of India" featurette; "Casting a classic" featurette; "David Lean: shooting with the master" featurette; "Reflections of David Lean" featurette.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Language Closed captioned; audio in English or French; with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
System Details HD DVD (1080p); 1.66:1 presentation, mastered in high definition, Blu-ray Disc; Dolby Digital. Special features: standard & high definition; stereo.
Requires a Blu-ray player. Will not play in a standard DVD player.
Cast Peggy Ashcroft, Judy Davis, James Fox, Alec Guinness, Nigel Havers, Victor Banerjee.
Credits Music, Maurice Jarre.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
Summary Adela Quested is a plucky young woman who journeys from England with the free-spirited Mrs. Moore. Flouting convention, the two women accompany the handsome Dr. Azis on a tour of the mysterious Marabar Caves. But things turn ugly when Adela returns scratched and bloodied from the expedition. As British authorities urge her to press charges against Aziz, the line separating truth and fantasy begin to blur.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1985: Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Peggy Ashcroft) ; Best Music, Original Score (Maurice Jarre)
Subject Women adventurers -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Tourists -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Caves -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Wounds and injuries -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
India -- History -- British occupation, 1765-1947 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Blu-ray discs.
Local Subject ACADEMY AWARD WINNERS, 1985.
Genre Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Heyman, John, 1933-
Sands, Edward.
Brabourne, John.
Goodwin, Richard B., 1934-
Lean, David, 1908-1991.
Ashcroft, Peggy, 1907-1991.
Davis, Judy, 1956-
Fox, James, 1939-
Guinness, Alec, 1914-2000.
Havers, Nigel, 1949-
Banerjee, Victor.
Jarre, Maurice.
Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970. Passage to India.
Columbia Pictures Corporation.
Home Box Office (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1424828929
Standard No. 043396162259
Music No. 16225 Columbia Pictures/Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
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