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The road [DVD/videorecording] / Dimension Films and 2929 Productions present ; a Nick Wechsler and Chockstone Pictures production ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Paula Mae Schwartz, Steve Schwartz ; screenplay by Joe Penhall ; directed by John Hillcoat.

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hallock Public Library DVD ROA (Text) 35500004588966 Main Available -
Warroad Public Library DVD ROA (Text) 35500004588784 Main Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the novel by Cormac McCarthy.
DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.
Special features: director's commentary; deleted and extended scenes; the making of The road.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, music ; Jon Gregory, editor ; Javier Aguirresarobe, director of photography.
Participant or Performer Note: Viggo Mortensen, Charlize Theron, Guy Pearce, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Robert Duvall, Molly Parker, Garret Dillahunt.
Summary, etc.: A father and his son are two of the last remaining people on earth after an unexplained tragedy has destroyed most of life. As the two head south, they are faced with many trials and tribulations along the way. An intense bond between the father and son is formed as together they strive to not only survive, but to retain humanity as they help the people they encounter along the way.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for some violence, disturbing images, and language.
System Details Note: DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Language Note: Subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Subject: Disasters > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Voyages and travels > Drama.
Regression (Civilization) > Drama.
Survival skills > Drama.
Genre: Survival films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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