Being Flynn


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (1 hr., 42 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
025192129674, 065935585251


General Note
Based on the memoir "Another bullshit night in Suck City" by Nick Flynn.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
General Note
Special features: The heart of being Flynn.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Declan Quinn ; editor, Joan Sobel ; music, Badly Drawn Boy.
Robert De Niro, Paul Dano, Julianne Moore, Olivia Thirlby, Lili Taylor, Wes Studi.
A "compelling exploration of the unbreakable yet fragile bonds between parent and child... Nick Flynn ... is a young writer seeking to define himself. His father Jonathan..., however, scrapes through life on his own terms and has not seen his son in 18 years. Taking a job at a homeless shelter, Nick finds purpose in his own life and work until one night Jonathan arrives seeking a bed. To give the two of them a shot at a real future, Nick wrestles with the notion of reaching out to his dad"--Container.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, some sexual content, drug use, and brief nudity.
System Details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional Spanish or French subtitles ; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Weitz, P., Miano, A., Costigan, M., De Niro, R., Dano, P., Moore, J., Thirlby, O., Taylor, L., Studi, W., Badly Drawn Boy., & Flynn, N. (2012). Being Flynn . Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Paul Weitz et al.. 2012. Being Flynn. Universal City, CA: Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Paul Weitz et al.. Being Flynn Universal City, CA: Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Weitz, Paul, et al. Being Flynn Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2012.

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