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The seagull / a Laluchien, Mar-Key Pictures, Artina Films production ; in association with KGB Media, Hyde Park International ; produced by Jay Franke, David Herro, Robert Salerno, Tom Hulce and Leslie Urdang ; screenplay by Stephen Karam ; directed by Michael Mayer.

The seagull

Mayer, Michael, 1960- film director. (Added Author).
Karam, Stephen, screenwriter. (Added Author).
Franke, Jay, (Film producer), film producer. (Added Author).
Herro, David, film producer. (Added Author).
Salerno, Robert, film producer. (Added Author).
Hulce, Tom, 1953- film producer. (Added Author).
Urdang, Leslie, film producer. (Added Author).
Bening, Annette, actor. (Added Author).
Ronan, Saoirse, 1994- actor. (Added Author).
Stoll, Corey, 1976- actor. (Added Author).
Moss, Elisabeth, 1982- actor. (Added Author).
Winningham, Mare, actor. (Added Author).
Tenney, Jon, 1961- actor. (Added Author).
Fleshler, Glenn, actor. (Added Author).
Zegen, Michael, actor. (Added Author).
Howle, Billy, 1989- actor. (Added Author).
Dennehy, Brian, actor. (Added Author).
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904 Motion picture adaptation of (work): Chaĭka. (Added Author).
Laluchien (Firm), production company. (Added Author).
Mar-Key Pictures, production company. (Added Author).
Artina Films, production company. (Added Author).
KGB Media, production company. (Added Author).
Hyde Park International (Firm), production company. (Added Author).
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), publisher. (Added Author).
Music, Nico Muhly, Anton Sanko ; cinematographer, Matthew J. Lloyd ; editor, Annette Davey. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 copies at Grand Rapids Public Library

Current holds

    0 current holds with 1 total copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD Seagull (Text) 31307023444120 Movies Reshelving -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Classics, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Based on the play by Anton Chekhov.
Special features: Tribeca Film Festival red carpet and cast Q & A; Q & A with Annette Bening and director Michael Mayer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Nico Muhly, Anton Sanko ; cinematographer, Matthew J. Lloyd ; editor, Annette Davey.
Participant or Performer Note:
Annette Bening, Saoirse Ronan, Corey Stoll, Elisabeth Moss, Mare Winningham, Jon Tenney, Glenn Fleshler, Michael Zegen, Billy Howle, Brian Dennehy.
Summary, etc.:
Aging actress Irina visits the country estate where her brother Sorin and her son Konstantin reside. She brings her lover Boris, a successful novelist. The estate teems with desire, jealousy and angst. The estate manager's daughter Masha is in love with Konstantin, who is in love with the sweet neighbor Nina, who is in love with Boris. Boris casually uses and discards Nina while Irina continuously treats Konstantin with similar disdain. Emotions run high and things come to a head against the beautiful and idyllic backdrop of the countryside.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some mature thematic elements, a scene of violence, drug use, and partial nudity.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English, French, or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities. Some language options not listed on container.
Subject: Artists > Russia > 19th century > Drama.
Authors, Russian > 19th century > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Russia > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Historical films.
Feature films.
Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Comedy films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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