The Resource The motel, a Flan de Coco production in association with Richard and Esther Shapiro Entertainment ; a film by Michael Kang ; produced by Matthew Greenfield ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Michael Kang, (DVD)

The motel, a Flan de Coco production in association with Richard and Esther Shapiro Entertainment ; a film by Michael Kang ; produced by Matthew Greenfield ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Michael Kang, (DVD)

Label
The motel
Title
The motel
Statement of responsibility
a Flan de Coco production in association with Richard and Esther Shapiro Entertainment ; a film by Michael Kang ; produced by Matthew Greenfield ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Michael Kang
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
Chinese-American adolescent Ernest works after school cleaning rooms at the dingy motel owned by his bossy mother. A Korean-American playboy drifter helps Ernest come out of his shell, encouraging him to pursue an older girl he has a crush on. Ernest absorbes life lessons about girls, bullies, baseball and success
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Nathan Larson ; editors, Colleen Sharp, David Leonard ; director of photography, Lisa Leone
Intended audience
Not rated; mature themes, language
Language note
English and Cantonese with English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
M6845 2007
PerformerNote
Jeffrey Chyau, Sung Kang, Jade Wu, Samantha Futerman, Alexis Chang, Stephen Chen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kang, Michael
  • Greenfield, Matthew
  • Lin, Ed
  • Chyau, Jeffrey
  • Futerman, Samantha
  • Kang, Sung
  • Wu, Jade
  • Flan De Coco Films
  • Richard and Esther Shapiro Entertainment
  • Palm Pictures
Runtime
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lin, Ed
  • Chinese Americans
  • Motels
  • Teenage boys
  • Mothers and sons
  • Fatherless families
  • Mentoring
  • Chinese Americans
  • Hotel and motels
  • Teenage boys
  • Mother-son relationship
  • Fatherless families
  • Mentoring
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The motel, a Flan de Coco production in association with Richard and Esther Shapiro Entertainment ; a film by Michael Kang ; produced by Matthew Greenfield ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Michael Kang, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Waylaid by Ed Lin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features: audio commentary (Michael Kang, Jeffrey Chyau, Sung Kang) ; The motel: behind the scenes ; director's picks; US theatrical trailer ; previews, weblinks
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a355430
  • ocm77465409
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
660200314521
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
PALM3145
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)77465409
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The motel, a Flan de Coco production in association with Richard and Esther Shapiro Entertainment ; a film by Michael Kang ; produced by Matthew Greenfield ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Michael Kang, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Waylaid by Ed Lin
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features: audio commentary (Michael Kang, Jeffrey Chyau, Sung Kang) ; The motel: behind the scenes ; director's picks; US theatrical trailer ; previews, weblinks
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a355430
  • ocm77465409
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (76 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
660200314521
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
PALM3145
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)77465409
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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