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Great Writers: Salman Rushdie

2001 Rated NR 45m

Booker Prize-winning author Salman Rushdie is featured in this episode of the Great Writers series. Born in India, Rushdie attended college in Britain and left an early career in advertising to pursue his passion, writing. Sometimes described as magical realism, his style blends elements of reality with folklore and fantasy. Rushdie gained worldwide notoriety when a price was put on his head after the publication of The Satanic Verses in 1988.

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Movie Details

This movie is
Cerebral
Format
DVD
Ratings
NR
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.