The Resource Big, 20th Century Fox ; Gracie Films ; produced by James L. Brooks, Robert Greenhut ; written by Gary Ross & Anne Spielberg ; directed by Penny Marshall, (DVD)

Big, 20th Century Fox ; Gracie Films ; produced by James L. Brooks, Robert Greenhut ; written by Gary Ross & Anne Spielberg ; directed by Penny Marshall, (DVD)

Label
Big
Title
Big
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; Gracie Films ; produced by James L. Brooks, Robert Greenhut ; written by Gary Ross & Anne Spielberg ; directed by Penny Marshall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Josh is a 12-year-old who makes a wish from an old machine to be big. Not really believing it will work, Josh is very surprised to find himself BIG the next morning. Now he looks like a 30 years old guy, but he still behaves like a boy. He decide to go with his best friend to New York and try to find the machine that can fix his wish. In New York he gets a job in a toy company and develops a romantic crush on a beautiful woman. Now Josh must learn to get used to the adults world he always wanted to be part of
Awards note
Golden Globes (USA), 1989: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Comedy/Musical (Tom Hanks).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Barry Sonnenfeld ; editor, Barry Malkin ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Judianna Makovsky ; production designer, Santo Loquasto
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
English (Dolby stereo.), French (Dolby mono.) or Spanish (Dolby mono.) dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
B54 2007
PerformerNote
Tom Hanks, Elizabeth Perkins, Robert Loggia, John Heard, Jared Rushton, David Moscow, Jon Lovitz, Mercedes Ruehl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1946-2017
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, James L
  • Greenhut, Robert
  • Ross, Gary
  • Spielberg, Anne
  • Marshall, Penny
  • Hanks, Tom
  • Perkins, Elizabeth
  • Loggia, Robert
  • Heard, John
  • Rushton, Jared
  • Moscow, David
  • Lovitz, Jon
  • Ruehl, Mercedes
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Gracie Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • DVDs, Spanish
  • DVDs, French
  • Wide-screen DVDs
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Fortune-telling
  • Wishes
  • Adulthood
  • Toy industry
  • Feature films
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Big, 20th Century Fox ; Gracie Films ; produced by James L. Brooks, Robert Greenhut ; written by Gary Ross & Anne Spielberg ; directed by Penny Marshall, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543020172
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm85767222
  • (OCoLC)85767222
  • 660394
  • 891660
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Big, 20th Century Fox ; Gracie Films ; produced by James L. Brooks, Robert Greenhut ; written by Gary Ross & Anne Spielberg ; directed by Penny Marshall, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543020172
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm85767222
  • (OCoLC)85767222
  • 660394
  • 891660
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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