|aThe hours |h [videorecording] /|cParamount Pictures and Miramax Films presents a Scott Rudin/Robert Fox production ; produced by Scott Rudin, Robert Fox ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry.
|aSpecial collector's ed.; widescreen version.
|aHollywood, CA :|bParamount,|cc2002.
|a1 videodisc (114 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the book by Michael Cunningham.
|aVideodisc release of the 2002 motion picture.
|aVideo guide inserted in container.
|aSpecial features: commentary by Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore and Nicole Kidman; commentary by director Stephen Daldry and novelist Michael Cunningham; introduction by the filmmakers; 4 featurettes: "Three women", "The mind and times of Virginia Woolf", "The music of The hours", "The Lives of Mrs. Dalloway"; theatrical trailer.
|aDirector of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Peter Boyle ; music, Philip Glass.
|aMeryl Streep, Julianne Moore, Nicole Kidman, Ed Harris, Toni Collette, Claire Danes, Jeff Daniels, Stephen Dillane, Allison Janney, John C. Reilly, Miranda Richardson.
|aIn 1929, Virginia Woolf is starting to write her novel, 'Mrs. Dalloway, ' under the care of doctors and family. In 1951, Laura Brown is planning for her husband's birthday, but is preoccupied with reading Woolf's novel. In 2001, Clarrisa Vaughn is planning an award party for her friend, an author dying of AIDS. Taking place over one day, all three stories are interconnected with the novel: one is writing it, one is reading it, and one is living it.
|aDVD; Dolby surround.
|aIn English or French with English subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.