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Luce / Neon and Topic present ; a Dream Factory Group production ; in association with Altona Filmhaus and New Tropics ; produced by John Baker, Julius Onah ; producer, Andrew Yang ; screenplay, JC Lee & Julius Onah ; directed by Julius Onah.

Onah, Julius, 1983- (screenwriter,, film producer,, film director.). Lee, J. C. (Justin C.), (screenwriter.). Baker, John (Film producer), (film producer.). Yang, Andrew (Film producer), (film producer.). Watts, Naomi, 1968- (actor.). Spencer, Octavia, (actor.). Roth, Tim, (actor.). Harrison, Kelvin, Jr., 1994- (actor.). Butz, Norbert Leo, (actor.). Bang, Andrea, (actor.). Blake, Marsha Stephanie, (actor.). Lee, J. C. (Justin C.). Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Luce. (Added Author). Neon (Firm), (presenter.). Topic Studios (Firm), (presenter.). Dream Factory Group, (production company.). Altona Filmhaus, (production company.). New Tropics, (production company.). Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Tim Roth, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Norbert Leo Butz, Andrea Bang. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 3 of 4 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Crookston Public Library DVD LUC (Text) 33500013161104 Main Checked out 06/01/2020
Mahnomen Public Library DVD LUC (Text) 33500013154752 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library DVD LUC (Text) 33500013161096 Main Available -
Greenbush Public Library DVD LUC (Text) 35500005629512 New Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 110 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Language and subtitle options taken from DVD menu screen. Container indicates disc includes DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 track but this track is not present.
Title from title frame.
Based on the play by JC Lee.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Bonus features: Feature commentary with director Julius Onah; Interview with Octavia Spencer and Naomi Watts.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Ben Salisbury, Geoff Barrow ; editor, Madeleine Gavin ; director of photography, Larkin Seiple, Marsha Stephanie Blake.
Participant or Performer Note:
Naomi Watts, Octavia Spencer, Tim Roth, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Norbert Leo Butz, Andrea Bang.
Summary, etc.:
Garnering recognition for his stellar athletic abilities and intellectual accomplishments "Luce" follows the titular character's struggle of maintaining his integrity while dealing with the circumstances of his background. Adopted from a war-torn country just ten years prior, Luce becomes the very essence of what many consider to be the American dream. However, all changes when his teacher encounters a shocking revelation upon examining the contents of Luce's locker. Luce is then charged with fighting to maintain his integrity and reputation, as everyone around him begins to question his true character and motives.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, sexual content, nudity and some drug use.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Language Note:
In English, English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: High school students > Drama.
Parent and child > Drama.
Adopted children > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Adopted children.
High school students.
Parent and child.
Genre: Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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