Master Harold-- and the boys
DVD
2011
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Athol Fugard's searing coming of age masterpiece set in apartheid era South Africa. On a rainy afternoon in his mother's tea house, lonely 17 year-old Hally and Sam and Willie, two middle-aged black servants, share idyllic memories of their lifelong friendship. But when Hally learns that his invalid alcoholic father is coming home from the hospital, he unleashes his resentment and rage on Sam and Willie with devastating consequences.

Item Details
Subjects:
Fathers and sons -- South Africa -- Fiction.
Fugard, Athol. Master Harold and the boys -- Film adaptations.
Interracial friendship -- South Africa -- Fiction.
Race relations -- South Africa -- Fiction.
South Africa -- Fiction.
Genre:
Coming-of-age films.
Feature films.
Other Authors:
Fugard, Athol. Master Harold and the boys.
Highmore, Freddie, 1992-
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Mofokeng, Patrick.
Price, Lonny.
Rhames, Ving, 1961-
Description:
1 videodisc (83 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
MPAA rating: PG.
Notes:
Based on the play by Athol Fugard.
Title from container.
Director of photography, Lance Gewer ; editor, Ronelle Loots.
Freddie Highmore, Ving Rhames, Patrick Mofokeng.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 ; widescreen presentation.
For private home use only.
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles. English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Link to PAC
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