Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story

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Overview

This feature dramatizes the amazing journey of British author J.K. Rowling, from her humble beginnings as a financially struggling single mother, to the phenomenal success of the Harry Potter book series. The picture explores Rowling's rocky first marriage (which ultimately ended in divorce) and the difficulties she faced in finding a publisher for the very books that would eventually take the literary world by storm. ~ Tracie Cooper
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Overview

This feature dramatizes the amazing journey of British author J.K. Rowling, from her humble beginnings as a financially struggling single mother, to the phenomenal success of the Harry Potter book series. The picture explores Rowling's rocky first marriage (which ultimately ended in divorce) and the difficulties she faced in finding a publisher for the very books that would eventually take the literary world by storm. ~ Tracie Cooper
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/18/2011
  • UPC: 733961253887
  • Original Release: 2011
  • Source: A&E Home Video
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 15,913

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Poppy Montgomery J.K. Rowling
Janet Kidder
Antonio Cupo
Emily Holmes
Technical Credits
Paul A. Kaufman Director, Executive Producer
Orly Adelson Executive Producer
Jeffrey Berman Screenwriter
Lisa Binkley Editor
Tony Caballero Screenwriter
Jean-Francois Doray Executive Producer
Jonathan Eskenas Executive Producer
R.J. Gilbert Producer
Mathias Herndl Cinematographer
P. Jayakumar Executive Producer
Paul Joyal Production Designer
Karine Martin Executive Producer
Louis-Simon Menard Executive Producer
Steven Stabler Executive Producer
Jeff Toyne Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story
1. Introduction [1:36]
2. Collecting Inspiration [22:15]
3. Loss and Love [12:52]
4. A Quick Connection [6:17]
5. On the Dole [7:37]
6. Encouragement [6:52]
7. In the Cafe [8:18]
8. Getting Published [8:11]
9. Heart's Desire [10:49]
10. Credits [1:00]
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