Some Kind of Wonderful

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A love triangle erupts in writer John Hughes' classic '80s drama Some Kind of Wonderful. Paramount's work on this 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen transfer is very nice. Sporting a vast array of crisp colors and dark black levels, this transfer appears to be in very good shape. While a small amount of softness crops up in a few scenes, overall this is a solid effort from the studio that should please fans of the film. The soundtrack is presented in a newly created Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround mix in English. The ...
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A love triangle erupts in writer John Hughes' classic '80s drama Some Kind of Wonderful. Paramount's work on this 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen transfer is very nice. Sporting a vast array of crisp colors and dark black levels, this transfer appears to be in very good shape. While a small amount of softness crops up in a few scenes, overall this is a solid effort from the studio that should please fans of the film. The soundtrack is presented in a newly created Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround mix in English. The biggest benefactor of this new remix is the music score -- otherwise, the surround sounds are focused in only the front and center speakers. All aspects of the soundtrack are free and clear of any hiss or distortion. Also included on this disc are subtitles in English, as well as a Dolby Digital 2.0 track in English and French. Alas, Paramount has decided not to included even a single theatrical trailer on the edition of the film, making this a disappointingly bare-bones disc.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Widescreen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs; English subtitles; Dolby Digital: English 5.1 Surround, English Dolby Surround, French Mono
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/20/2002
  • UPC: 097363197942
  • Original Release: 1987
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  • Source: Paramount
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Mono, Dolby Digital Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, Fran├žais
  • Time: 1:34:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Eric Stoltz Keith Nelson
Mary Stuart Masterson Watts/"Drummer Girl"
Lea Thompson Amanda Jones
Craig Sheffer Hardy Jenns
John Ashton Cliff Nelson
Elias Koteas Duncan
Molly Hagan Shayne
Maddie Corman Laura Nelson
Jane Elliot Carol Nelson
Candace Cameron Cindy Nelson
Steve Alterman Party Guest
Pamela Anderson Party Guest
Carmine Caridi Museum Guard
Cathy Cavadini Party Guest
Scott Coffey Ray
Ike Eisenmann Party Guest
Peter Elbing Maitre d'
Deborah Fallender Party Guest
Lee Garlington Gym Instructor
Patricia Gaul Mrs. Gale
Noelle Harling Party Guest
Laura Leigh Hughes Holly
Barbara Iley Party Guest
Ken Kimmins Detention Teacher
James MacDonald Hardy's Friend
J. Patrick McNamara Fight Teacher
Chynna Phillips Mia
Paige Pollack Party Guest
Jonathan Schmock Carparker
Vernon Scott Party Guest
Christine Spiotta Waitress
James Vallely Carparker
Technical Credits
Howard Deutch Director
Michael Chinich Executive Producer, Producer
Ronald B. Colby Executive Producer, Producer
John Hughes Producer, Screenwriter
Jan Kiesser Cinematographer
David MacMillan Sound/Sound Designer
John Musser Score Composer
Gregory Pickrell Art Director, Production Designer
Stephen Rague Score Composer
Josan F. Russo Production Designer
Bud Smith Editor
Scott Smith Editor
Linda Spheeris Set Decoration/Design
Marilyn Kay Vance Costumes/Costume Designer
Marilyn Vance Costumes/Costume Designer
Judith Weiner Casting
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Main Title [3:22]
2. College Plans [3:38]
3. Perfect Friend [2:53]
4. Creatively Inclined [4:39]
5. The Rich and the Beautiful [2:08]
6. Detention [3:56]
7. Asking Out Amanda [5:34]
8. A Ride Home [5:12]
9. Hardy's Invitation [1:42]
10. Not Giving In [5:58]
11. Amanda's Friends [10:46]
12. College Funds [:28]
13. Kissing Lesson [2:17]
14. Amanda Jones [1:46]
15. "Where's the Money, Keith?" [2:06]
16. Chauffeured Date [3:32]
17. Dinner for Two [2:25]
18. Private Showing [4:45]
19. Hollywood Bowl [2:17]
20. Hardy Jenns' Party [2:20]
21. For the Right Reasons [5:12]
22. End Credits [4:38]
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Menu

Side #1 --
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   Set Up
      Audio Options: English 5.1 Surround
      Audio Options: English Dolby Surround
      Audio Options: French
      Subtitle Options: English
      Subtitle Options: None
   Scene Selection
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  • Posted October 1, 2010

    I Also Recommend:

    some kind of wonderful

    great movie.! its about being yourself and romance its hard to explain the movie because it has so much in it sooo take my word for it and watch it.! one of the best 80s movies even though the 80s has soo many good movies i mean what happend.? i wish all the movies were like these ones.! im 14 years old (people like to know my age).

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  • Posted October 1, 2010

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    THIS MOVIE IS WONDERFUL

    This movie is a teen comedy about dating, plans for the future, and being true to yourself. As in other John Hughes films, the movie doesn't talk down to teens and takes their emotions, fears, thoughts and dreams seriously. The performances of Thompson, Masterson and Stoltz are fantastic. I believe this was Masterson's first film, and she's amazing in it. Stoltz is great as Keith, the misfit who at the end does get the girl. It's one I remember from my adolescence, and love that is available on DVD.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    one movie that i'll always truly love!!

    some kind of wonderful is one of the best movies from the 80's the plot to the movie Ketih played by Eric Stoltz is best friends with Watts played by Mary Stuart Masterson who is a tom boy with real short hair sorta has that punk look to her anyway Keith likes pretty girl Amanda Jones played by Lea Thompson the popular beauitful girl Watts has a secert crush on Keith and even though there best friends she loves him however Keith ends up with Watts played by Mary Stuart Masterson cause thats who his heart belonged to the whole time one of the greatest 80's films a movie that i'll always love forever!!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A Great 80's Movie!

    I love this movie alot and it has to be one of the best 80's movie's ever!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    I love it!

    I really love this movie. Eric Stoltz is wonderful in it and so is Mary Stuart Masterson and a great supporting role by Lea Thompson. Everything about this movie is wonderful...it is truly Some Kind of Wonderful!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A Movie for Teens

    The ending is predictable, but it's a really great movie that should be recongized...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    an inspirational movie

    you know i discovered this movie a couple years ago its so real when i was watching it ii wanted to cry i was shocked every body should love this movie its number 6 in my book eric stolz great actor lea thompson very good for her time

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