The Resource Resurrecting the Champ, Phoenix Pictures ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; Battleplan Productions ; Yari Film Group ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screen story by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (DVD)

Resurrecting the Champ, Phoenix Pictures ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; Battleplan Productions ; Yari Film Group ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screen story by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (DVD)

Label
Resurrecting the Champ
Title
Resurrecting the Champ
Statement of responsibility
Phoenix Pictures ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; Battleplan Productions ; Yari Film Group ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screen story by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Erik Kernan is an up-and-coming sports reporter who rescues a homeless man only to discover that he is, in fact, a boxing legend believed to have passed away. What begins as an opportunity to resurrect the Champ's story and escape the shadow of his father's success becomes a personal journey as the ambitious reporter reexamines his own life and his relationship with his family
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Adam Kane ; editor, Sarah Boyd ; music, Larry Groupé ; costume designer, Wendy Partridge ; production designer, Ken Rempel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and brief language
Language note
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
R47877438564 2008
PerformerNote
Samuel L. Jackson, John Hartnett, Kathryn Morris, Dakota Goyo, Alan Alda, Rachel Nichols, Teri Hatcher, Kristen Shaw, Nick Sandow, David Paymer, Harry J. Lennix, Peter Coyote
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1936-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fischer, Bradley J
  • Frydman, Marc
  • Medavoy, Mike
  • Messer, Arnold W
  • Yari, Bob
  • Bortman, Michael
  • Burnett, Allison
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Hartnett, Josh
  • Morris, Kathryn
  • Goyo, Dakota
  • Alda, Alan
  • Nichols, Rachel
  • Hatcher, Teri
  • Shaw, Kristen
  • Sandow, Nick
  • Paymer, David
  • Lennix, Harry J
  • Coyote, Peter
  • Moehringer, J. R
  • Phoenix Pictures
  • Alberta Film Entertainment
  • Battleplan Productions (Firm)
  • Yari Film Group (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
111
Series statement
Source: Midwest Tapes
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sportswriters
  • Homeless men
  • African American boxers
  • Family
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Resurrecting the Champ, Phoenix Pictures ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; Battleplan Productions ; Yari Film Group ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screen story by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the Los Angeles Times magazine article by J.R. Moehringer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn180194032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543495499
  • 024543495505
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2249549
  • 2249550
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 950748
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Resurrecting the Champ, Phoenix Pictures ; Alberta Film Entertainment ; Battleplan Productions ; Yari Film Group ; produced by Brad Fischer, Marc Frydman, Mike Medavoy, Arnold Messer, Bob Yari ; screen story by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; screenplay by Michael Bortman and Allison Burnett ; directed by Rod Lurie, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the Los Angeles Times magazine article by J.R. Moehringer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn180194032
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543495499
  • 024543495505
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2249549
  • 2249550
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 950748
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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