Focus /

Set at the height of World War II, this story follows the lives of a Brooklyn man and his wife as they become the victims of their bigoted community, who mistakenly believe them to be Jewish.

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Bibliographic Details
Uniform title:Focus (Motion picture : 2001 : Slavin)
Edition:Widescreen format (1:66:1).
Imprint:Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2002]
Description:1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language:English
Series:Widescreen DVD collection
Widescreen DVD collection.
Subject:Miller, Arthur, -- 1915-2005 -- Film adaptations.
Miller, Arthur, -- 1915-2005.
Toleration -- New York (State) -- Brooklyn (New York) -- Drama.
Mistaken identity -- New York (State) -- Brooklyn (New York) -- Drama.
Antisemitism -- New York (State) -- Brooklyn (New York) -- Drama.
Antisemitism -- United States -- Societies, etc. -- Drama.
Antisemitism.
Antisemitism -- Societies, etc.
Mistaken identity.
Social conditions.
Toleration.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1933-1945 -- Drama.
New York (State) -- New York.
New York (State) -- New York -- Brooklyn.
United States.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Format: DVD Video
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/8139444
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Other uniform titles:Bloomberg, Michael.
Miller, Robert A.
Slavin, Neal.
Lascelles, Kendrew.
Macy, William H., 1950-
Dern, Laura.
Paymer, David.
Meat Loaf (Vocalist), 1947-
Hawtrey, Kay
Ziegler, Joseph.
Welsh, Kenneth.
Miller, Arthur, 1915-2005. Focus.
Other authors / contributors:Focus Productions.
Carros Pictures (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN:0792180070
9780792180074
Notes:Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Based on the novel: Focus / by Arthur Miller.
"Enhanced for 16:9 TVs"--Container.
Special feature: Featurette with interviews of author Miller and Slavin discussing the original novel and pre-production (13 min.).
Special features: interactive menus; scene selection; featurette.
Director of photography, Juan Ruiz-Anchia ; music, Mark Adler ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; costume designer, Vicki Graef.
William H. Macy, Laura Dern, David Paymer, Meat Loaf Aday, Kay Hawtrey, Joseph Ziegler, Kenneth Welsh.
Also issued on VHS.
DVD, NTSC; region 1; 5.1 surround sound or Dolby digital surround.
In English, with optional English subtitles.Closed-captioned.
Summary:Set at the height of World War II, this story follows the lives of a Brooklyn man and his wife as they become the victims of their bigoted community, who mistakenly believe them to be Jewish.
Target Audience:MPAA rating: PG-13.
Standard no.:097363403449
Publisher's no.:34034 Paramount

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