Pieces of April
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen and full frame.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
0792860047 (clamshell)
UPC
027616901811

Notes

General Note
Special features: commentary by writer/director Peter Hedges; behind-the-scenes featurette; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tami Reiker ; editor, Mark Livolsi ; music, Stephin Merritt ; costume designer, Laura Bauer ; production designer, Rick Butler.
Participants/Performers
Katie Holmes, Patricia Clarkson, Derek Luke, Alison Pill, John Gallagher, Jr., Alice Drummond, Lillias White, Isiah Whitlock, Jr., Oliver Platt.
Description
Family outcast April lives in a beat-up apartment in New York's Lower East Side with her boyfriend, Bobby. In order to spend some time with her dying mother, April invites her conservative suburban family to her place for a Thanksgiving feast. While she frantically tries to complete the meal, the family drives in from Pennsylvania sharing less-than-pleasant opinions about April's lifestyle. Her dad tries to think positively, while sister Beth flaunts her good-girl status and brother Timmy captures it all on film.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, sensuality, drug content and images of nudity.
System Details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and pan & scan presentations, 5.1 Dolby Digital surround.
Language
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Lyons, J., Winick, G., Alexanian, A., Hedges, P., Holmes, K., Clarkson, P., Luke, D., Pill, A., Gallagher, J., Jr., Drummond, A., White, L., Whitlock, I., Jr., Platt, O., Reiker, T., Livolsi, M., Merritt, S., Bauer, L., & Butler, R. (20042003). Pieces of April. Widescreen and full frame. [United States]: MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

John Lyons et al.. 20042003. Pieces of April. [United States]: MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

John Lyons et al., Pieces of April. [United States]: MGM Home Entertainment, 20042003.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Lyons, John, et al. Pieces of April. Widescreen and full frame. [United States]: MGM Home Entertainment, 20042003. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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