Bobby
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Edition
[Full screen edition].
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
796019799317

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Michael Barrett ; editor, Richard Chew ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Julie Weiss ; production designer, Patti Podesta.
Participants/Performers
Harry Belafonte, Nick Cannon, Emilio Estevez, Laurence Fishburne, Heather Graham, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Hunt, Joshua Jackson, Ashton Kutcher, Shia LaBeouf, Lindsay Lohan, William H. Macy, Demi Moore, Freddy Rodriguez, Martin Sheen, Christian Slater, Sharon Stone, Elijah Wood, Dave Fraunces, David Kobzantsev.
Description
The 1968 assassination of Robert F. Kennedy in a Los Angeles hotel kitchen. We see Kennedy's acceptance speech after winning the California Democratic presidential primary, his death at the hands of gunman Sirhan Sirhan, and the chaos and despair that ensued. The people at the hotel don't know what is coming. Our grief at hearing RFK's own words, so eloquent, so hopeful and inspiring. Watch the horrible events unfold and wonder what might have been. Bobby was the man whom many thought would defeat Richard Nixon in the '68 general election. Centers around 22 people who were guests, staff, campaign workers, and reporters who were at the Ambassador Hotel on that June day. Many issues are addressed, including, the Vietnam war, drugs, alcoholism, voting irregularities, adultery, racism, immigration, and communism.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Awards
Venice Film Festival, 2006: Biografilm Award (Emilio Estevez).
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DVD

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APA Citation (style guide)

Bass, E., Litvak, M., Wiersma, H., Estevez, E., Belafonte, H., Cannon, N., Fishburne, L., III., Graham, H., Hopkins, A., Hunt, H., Jackson, J., Kutcher, A., LaBeouf, S., Lohan, L., Macy, W. H., Moore, D., Rodríguez, F., Sheen, M., Slater, C., Stone, S., Wood, E., Fraunces, D., & Kobzantsev, D. (2007). Bobby. [Full screen edition]. [New York, N.Y.]: Weinstein Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Edward Bass et al.. 2007. Bobby. [New York, N.Y.]: Weinstein Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Edward Bass et al., Bobby. [New York, N.Y.]: Weinstein Company, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Bass, Edward, et al. Bobby. [Full screen edition]. [New York, N.Y.]: Weinstein Company, 2007. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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