It's Kind Of A Funny Story

It's Kind Of A Funny Story.

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What's a 16-year-old boy doing playing music and table tennis with adult psychiatric patients - on a school day? It's kind of a funny story... "It's Kind of a Funny Story", adapted from Ned Vizzini's 2006 novel of the same name, is the new comedy-drama from acclaimed writer/directors Ryan Fleck and Anna Boden ("Half Nelson", "Sugar"). It's 5:00 A.M. on a Sunday in Brooklyn. Craig Gilner (played by Keir Gilchrist of "United States of Tara") is bicycling up to the entrance of a mental health clinic; this bright 16-year-old is stressed out from the demands of being a teenager. Before his parents (Lauren Graham of "Parenthood" and Jim Gaffigan of "Away We Go") and younger sister are even awake, Craig checks himself into Argenon Hospital and is admitted by a psychiatrist. But the youth ward is temporarily closed - so he finds himself stuck in the adult ward. One of the patients, Bobby (Zach Galifianakis of "The Hangover"), soon becomes both Craig's mentor and protege. Craig is also quickly drawn to another 16-year-old displaced to the adult ward, the sensitive Noelle (Emma Roberts of the upcoming "Scream 4"), who just might make him forget his longtime unrequited crush Nia (Zoe Kravitz of the upcoming "X-Men: First Class"). With a minimum five days' stay imposed on him by the adult ward's staff psychiatrist Dr. Eden Minerva (Academy Award(R) nominee Viola Davis), Craig is sustained by friendships on both the inside and the outside as he learns more about life, love, and the pressures of growing up

Available in stores February 8, 2011.

Copyright: © 2010 Focus Features LLC and Wayfare Entertainment Ventures LLC. All Rights Reserved. Distributed Exclusively in Canada by Alliance Films. All Rights Reserved.

Other Special Features: Languages: English, French and Spanish; Subtitles: English SDH, French and Spanish

Audio Tracks: Dolby Digital 5.1

Specifications+

Region code
1
Format
DVD
Number of discs
1
Quebec rating
G
Closed captioning
No
BoxedSet
No
Additional features
Languages: English, French and Spanish; Subtitles: English SDH, French and Spanish
Director
Anna Boden
Language
Bilingual
Studio
Alliance Films
Silent
No
Original Language
English
Cast
Keir Gilchrist Zach Galifianakis Emma Roberts Viola Davis Lauren Graham Jim Gaffigan
English rating
PG
Aspect ratio
1.85:1
Run time (minutes)
102
ScreenFormat
Widescreen
Brand
Alliance Films
Product Identifiers
Walmart Item #
552090, 30092500
UPC
6593584434
SKU
134489

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