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The shipping news, Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler Production ; a Lasse Hallstrom Film

Label
The shipping news, Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler Production ; a Lasse Hallstrom Film
Language
eng
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired. Rated R
Main title
The shipping news
Medium
videorecording
Oclc number
50933370
resource.otherEventInformation
Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
Responsibility statement
Miramax Films presents an Irwin Winkler Production ; a Lasse Hallstrom Film
Runtime
111
Summary
An inksetter in New York, Quoyle returns to his family's longtime home, a small fishing town in Newfoundland, with his young daughter, after a traumatizing experience with her mother, who sold her to an illegal adoption agency. Though Quoyle has had little success thus far in life, his shipping news column in the local newspaper finds an audience, and his experiences in the town begin to change his life
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action