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Ruby Sparks [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight pictures presents a Bona Fide production ; produced by Albert Berger and Ron Yerxa ; written by Zoe Kazan ; directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris.

Dayton, Jonathan. (Added Author). Faris, Valerie. (Added Author). Kazan, Zoe, 1983- (Added Author). Berger, Albert. (Added Author). Yerxa, Ron. (Added Author). Banderas, Antonio. (Added Author). Bening, Annette. (Added Author). Dano, Paul, 1984- (Added Author). Coogan, Steve. (Added Author). Gould, Elliott. (Added Author). Fox Searchlight Pictures. (Added Author). Bona Fide Productions. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
  • Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ R (Text to phone) Checked out 04/22/2014
Salem Adult DVD (Storage) DVD/FIC/ R (Text to phone) In transit -
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ R (Text to phone) Checked out 09/20/2013

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Originally released as a feature film in 2012.
Release date: Oct. 30, 2012.
Bonus features: Behind the story; Real life couples: co-stars & directors; Be careful what you wish for.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director, Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris.
Participant or Performer Note: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Steve Coogan, Elliott Gould.
Summary: Struggling with writer's block and a lackluster love life, once-famous novelist Calvin creates a beautiful fictitious character named Ruby who inspires him. But not only does this bring his work to life, it also brings Ruby to life, literally. Face-to-face with an actual relationship with his once virtual girlfriend, Calvin must now decide whether to pen this love story or let it write itself.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for language including some sexual references, and for some drug use CHV rating: 14A; for violence and coarse language.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dual layer; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, English descriptive audio), Dolby digital 2.0 surround (Spanish or French).
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue; English SDH or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio for people with visual disabilities.
Subject: Authors > Drama.
Fictitious characters > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Romantic comedy films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.