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On Golden Pond
Uniform Title:
On Golden Pond (Motion picture)
Special ed.
Publication Information:
[Santa Monica, Calif.] : Artisan Home Entertainment, [2003]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
DVD format.

DVD release of the 1981 motion picture.

Based on the play by Ernest Thompson.

Region 1; widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.

Special features include: Reflections on Golden Pond (documentary); commentary tracks by the writer and the director; Katherine Hepburn tribute documentary.
Shows the conflicts between three generations as the Thayers, a crotchety old professor and his wife, spend their summer together on a lake in New England. The couple agrees to mind their estranged daughter's boyfriend's child, while daughter and boyfriend go on a trip. The boy bonds with the old man in a way his daughter never did. Shows the terrors and graces of aging.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG.