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The secret of Roan Inish Cover Image DVD DVD

The secret of Roan Inish [DVD] / Jones Entertainment Group Ltd. in association with Peter Newman Productions presents ; produced by Sarah Green, Maggie Renzi ; written for the screen [and] directed ... by John Sayles.

Fry, Rosalie K. Child of the Western Isles. (Added Author). Lally, Mick (Added Author). Colgan, Eileen (Added Author). Green, Sarah, 1957- (Added Author). Courtney, Jeni (Added Author). Renzi, Maggie. (Added Author). Sayles, John, 1950- (Added Author). Lynch, John, 1961- (Added Author). First Look Pictures (Added Author). Peter Newman Productions (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Jones Entertainment Group Ltd (Added Author). Skerry Movies (Firm) (Added Author). Mick Lally, Eileen Colgan, John Lynch, Jeni Courtney, Richard Sheridan, Cillian Byrne. (Cast).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767821580 :
  • ISBN: 9780767821582
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Culver City, CA] : Columbia Tristar Home Video, 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1) on side A, full screen format of side B.
Special features: Director's commentary ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; scene selections.
"First Look Pictures Releasing ... a Skerry Movies production."--Container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
Based on the book Secret of the Ron Mor Skerry [= Child of the Western Isles] / Rosalie K. Fry.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; production design, Adrian Smith ; music, Mason Daring ; editing, John Sayles.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mick Lally, Eileen Colgan, John Lynch, Jeni Courtney, Richard Sheridan, Cillian Byrne.
Summary, etc.:
A magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English (surround) language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French, & Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Fry, Rosalie K. > Film and video adaptations.
Legends > Ireland > Drama.
Brothers and sisters > Ireland > Drama.
Selkies > Drama.
Donegal (Ireland : County) > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy > Feature.
Fantasy films
Feature films
Feature films
Fantasy films
Feature films

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Richland Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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RPL DVD SEC 33629004169758 Adult Movie Available -

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