To kill a mockingbird

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Summary

  • Gregory Peck plays a southern lawyer who defends a black man accused of rape in this film version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. The way in which it captures a time, a place, and above all, a mood, makes this film a masterpiece.

Notes

  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
  • Based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel written by Harper Lee.
  • Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
  • English or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

Contents

  • Disc 1: The film ; Bonus features: Academy Award best actor acceptance speech; American Film Institute Life Achievement Award; excerpt from Academy Tribute to Gregory Peck; Scout remembers; feature commentary with director Robert Mulligan and producer Alan Pakula; theatrical trailer; production notes. -- Disc 2: A conversation with Gregory Peck / film by Cecilia Peck ... [et al.] ; produced & directed by Barbara Kopple (1999 ; 97 min.) ; Fearful symmetry: the making of To kill a mockingbird / a film by Charles Kiselyak. (1998 ; 90 min.)
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