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Message in a bottle / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; in association with Bel-Air Entertainment ; a Tig production ; in association with Di Novi Pictures ; screenplay by Gerald DiPego ; produced by Denise Di Novi, Jim Wilson, Kevin Costner ; directed by Luis Mandoki.

Di Pego, Gerald. (Added Author). Di Novi, Denise. (Added Author). Wilson, Jim (James A.) (Added Author). Costner, Kevin. (Added Author). Mandoki, Luis. (Added Author). Newman, Paul, 1925-2008 (Added Author). Wright, Robin, 1966- (Added Author). Savage, John. (Added Author). Douglas, Illeana, 1965- (Added Author). Coltrane, Robbie. (Added Author). Sparks, Nicholas. Message in a bottle. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ) (Added Author). Bel-Air Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Tig Productions. (Added Author). Warner Bros. Entertainment. (Added Author). Di Novi Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Kevin Costner, Paul Newman, Robin Wright Penn, John Savage, Illeana Douglas, Robbie Coltrane. (Cast).

A reporter traces a lonely widower who wrote a heart-felt message, put it in a bottle, and threw it in the sea.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1419887351
  • ISBN: 9781419887352
  • ISBN: 0790740818
  • ISBN: 9781419830525
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (131 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Entertainment, [2009]
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Special features: additional scenes; commentary by director Luis Mandoki and producer Denise Di Novi; 5 special effects featurettes; filmographies; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Gabriel Yared.
Participant or Performer Note:
Kevin Costner, Paul Newman, Robin Wright Penn, John Savage, Illeana Douglas, Robbie Coltrane.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for a scene of sexuality.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital surround 5.1, dual-layer format.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
This DVD is copy protected.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; closed-captioned.
Subject: Reporters and reporting > Drama.
Widowers > Drama.
Ocean bottles > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Romance films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 37 of 38 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Somerset County Federated Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Meyersdale Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 38 total copies.
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