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Erin Brockovich / Universal Pictures and Columbia Pictures present ; a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; written by Susannah Grant ; directed by Steven Soderbergh.

Soderbergh, Steven, 1963- (film director.). DeVito, Danny, (film producer.). Shamberg, Michael, (film producer.). Sher, Stacey, (film producer.). Grant, Susannah, (screenwriter.). Roberts, Julia, 1967- (actor.). Finney, Albert, 1936- (actor.). Eckhart, Aaron, (actor.). Helgenberger, Marg, (actor.). Jones, Cherry, 1956- (actor.). Cox, Veanne, 1963- (actor.). Ferrell, Conchata, (actor.). Walter, Tracey, 1942- (actor.). Newman, Thomas, 1955- (composer (expression)). Kurland, Jeffrey, (costume designer.). Coates, Anne V., (editor of moving image work.). Messina, Philip, (production designer.). Lachman, Edward, 1948- (director of photography.). Universal Pictures (Firm), (presenter.). Columbia Pictures, (presenter.). Jersey Films, (production company.). Universal Studios, Inc., (publisher.). Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, Aaron Eckhart, Marg Helgenberger, Cherry Jones, Veanne Cox, Conchata Ferrell, Tracey Walter. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 078324231X
  • ISBN: 9780783242316
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (2 hr., 12 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, [2000]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2000.
Anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1).
Bonus materials: Spotlight on location featurette; Erin Brockovich featurette; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; production notes; cast and filmmakers.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features: Spotlight on location: The making of Erin Brockovich -- Erin Brockovich: A look at a real life experience -- Deleted scenes with director's comments -- Theatrical trailer -- Production notes -- Cast and filmmakers -- DVD-ROM features.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Thomas Newman ; costume design by Jeffrey Kurland ; edited by Anne V. Coates ; production design by Philip Messina ; photographed by Ed Lachman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Julia Roberts, Albert Finney, Aaron Eckhart, Marg Helgenberger, Cherry Jones, Veanne Cox, Conchata Ferrell, Tracey Walter.
Summary, etc.:
Erin Brockovich is a feisty young mother who convinces attorney Ed Masry to hire her and promptly stumbles upon a law case against a giant corporation for water pollution. Erin's determined to take on this powerful adversary even though no law firm has dared to do it before. The two begin a legal fight that will bring a small town to its feet and a huge company to its knees.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, dual layer, widescreen; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround.
Language Note:
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, 2001: Best actress (Roberts)
Subject: Brockovich, Erin > Drama.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company > Trials, litigation, etc. > Drama.
Brockovich, Erin.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company.
Groundwater > Pollution > California > Drama.
Trials (Toxic torts) > California > Drama.
Liability for water pollution damages > California > Drama.
Drinking water > Contamination > California > Drama.
Hazardous wastes > California > Drama.
Class actions (Civil procedure) > California > Drama.
Single mothers > Drama.
Legal assistants > California > Drama.
Class actions (Civil procedure)
Drinking water > Contamination.
Groundwater > Pollution.
Hazardous wastes.
Legal assistants.
Liability for water pollution damages.
Single mothers.
Trials (Toxic torts)
Genre: Biographical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Legal films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Biographical films.
Biographical films.
Legal films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films > United States.