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Bobby [videorecording] / Bold Films ; produced by Edward Bass, Michel Litvak, Holly Wiersma ; written by Emilio Estevez ; directed by Emilio Estevez.

Contributor(s): Bass, Edward, 1956- | Litvak, Michel | Wiersma, Holly | Estevez, Emilio, 1962- | Belafonte, Harry, 1927- | Cannon, Nick, 1980- | Fishburne, Laurence, 1961- | Graham, Heather, 1970- | Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- | Hunt, Helen, 1963- | Jackson, Joshua, 1978- | Kutcher, Ashton, 1978- | LaBeouf, Shia, 1986- | Lohan, Lindsay, 1986- | Macy, William H, 1950- | Moore, Demi | Rodr�iguez, Freddy, 1975- | Sheen, Martin | Slater, Christian | Stone, Sharon, 1958- | Wood, Elijah, 1981- | Fraunces, Dave | Kobzantsev, David | Bold Films | Weinstein Company.
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Weinstein Co., [2007]Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1594444994; 9781594444999.Uniform titles: Bobby (Motion picture : 2006) Subject(s): Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 -- Drama | Ambassador Hotel -- Drama | Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 -- Drama | Ambassador Hotel -- Drama | Assassination -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama | Presidential candidates -- United States -- Drama | Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Drama | Assassination -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama | Presidential candidates -- United States -- Drama | Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Drama | Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 | Ambassador Hotel | Assassination | Presidential candidates | California -- Los Angeles | United StatesGenre/Form: Feature films. | Biographical films. | Melodrama. | Feature films. | Biographical films. | Melodramas (Motion pictures) | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Historical films. | Biographical -- Feature. | Melodrama -- Feature. | Crime -- Feature. | Biographical films. | Drama. | Feature films. | Historical films. | Melodramas (Motion pictures) | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72
Production Credits: Director of photography, Michael Barrett ; editor, Richard Chew ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Julie Weiss ; production designer, Patti Podesta.
Venice Film Festival, 2006: Biografilm Award (Emilio Estevez).Cast: Harry Belafonte, Nick Cannon, Emilio Estevez, Laurence Fishburne, Heather Graham, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Hunt, Joshua Jackson, Ashton Kutcher, Shia LaBeouf, Lindsay Lohan, William H. Macy, Demi Moore, Freddy Rodr�iguez, Martin Sheen, Christian Slater, Sharon Stone, Elijah Wood, Dave Fraunces, David Kobzantsev.Summary: The 1968 assassination of Robert F. Kennedy in a Los Angeles hotel kitchen. We see Kennedy's acceptance speech after winning the California Democratic presidential primary, his death at the hands of gunman Sirhan Sirhan, and the chaos and despair that ensued. The people at the hotel don't know what is coming. Our grief at hearing RFK's own words, so eloquent, so hopeful and inspiring. Watch the horrible events unfold and wonder what might have been. Bobby was the man whom many thought would defeat Richard Nixon in the '68 general election. Centers around 22 people who were guests, staff, campaign workers, and reporters who were at the Ambassador Hotel on that June day. Many issues are addressed, including, the Vietnam war, drugs, alcoholism, voting irregularities, adultery, racism, immigration, and communism.
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DVD DVD BOB (Browse shelf) Available 2089100133889
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DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.

Closed-captioned.

Harry Belafonte, Nick Cannon, Emilio Estevez, Laurence Fishburne, Heather Graham, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Hunt, Joshua Jackson, Ashton Kutcher, Shia LaBeouf, Lindsay Lohan, William H. Macy, Demi Moore, Freddy Rodr�iguez, Martin Sheen, Christian Slater, Sharon Stone, Elijah Wood, Dave Fraunces, David Kobzantsev.

Director of photography, Michael Barrett ; editor, Richard Chew ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Julie Weiss ; production designer, Patti Podesta.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.

MPAA rating: R.

The 1968 assassination of Robert F. Kennedy in a Los Angeles hotel kitchen. We see Kennedy's acceptance speech after winning the California Democratic presidential primary, his death at the hands of gunman Sirhan Sirhan, and the chaos and despair that ensued. The people at the hotel don't know what is coming. Our grief at hearing RFK's own words, so eloquent, so hopeful and inspiring. Watch the horrible events unfold and wonder what might have been. Bobby was the man whom many thought would defeat Richard Nixon in the '68 general election. Centers around 22 people who were guests, staff, campaign workers, and reporters who were at the Ambassador Hotel on that June day. Many issues are addressed, including, the Vietnam war, drugs, alcoholism, voting irregularities, adultery, racism, immigration, and communism.

Venice Film Festival, 2006: Biografilm Award (Emilio Estevez).

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