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The desperate hour  Cover Image DVD DVD

The desperate hour / Boies/Schiller Entertainment and Limelight present ; with Vertical Entertainment and Roadside Attractions an Untapped/Boies/Schiller Entertainment/Limelight production ; produced by Andrew D. Corkin [and 7 others] ; written by Chris Sparling ; directed by Phillip Noyce.

Noyce, Phillip, (film director.). Corkin, Andrew, 1985- (film producer.). Sparling, Chris, (screenwriter.). Watts, Naomi, 1968- (actor.). Gobbo, Colton, (actor.). Maltby, Sierra, (actor.). Boies/Schiller Films, (presenter,, production company.). Limelight Productions, (presenter,, production company.). Roadside Attractions (Firm), (production company.). Untapped (Firm), (production company.). Vertical Entertainment (Firm), (production company,, publisher.). Naomi Watts, Colton Gobbo, Sierra Maltby. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Vertical, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2021.
Wide screen.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Fil Eisler; editor, Lee Haugen; director of photography, John Brawley.
Participant or Performer Note:
Naomi Watts, Colton Gobbo, Sierra Maltby.
Summary, etc.:
Unfolding in real time, a "riveting and pulse-pounding" thriller from award-winning director Phillip Noyce. Recently widowed mother Amy Carr is doing her best to restore normalcy to the lives of her young daughter and teenage son in their small town. As she's on a jog in the woods, she finds her town thrown into chaos as shooting takes place at her son's school. Miles away, on foot in the dense forest, Amy desperately races against time to save her son.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for thematic content and some strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; wide screen, Dolby digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject: Single mothers > Drama.
Widows > Drama.
School shootings > Drama.
Mothers and sons > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Fiction films.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Branch District Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Union Township Branch DVD DES (Text) 35406424072500 Video-DVD Available -

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