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The Resource American beauty, Dreamworks Pictures ; produced by Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks ; written by Alan Ball ; directed by Sam Mendes, (DVD)

American beauty, Dreamworks Pictures ; produced by Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks ; written by Alan Ball ; directed by Sam Mendes, (DVD)

Label
American beauty
Title
American beauty
Statement of responsibility
Dreamworks Pictures ; produced by Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks ; written by Alan Ball ; directed by Sam Mendes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When midlife crisis hits, Lester Burnham's fascination with a young girl spurs him to make some major changes in his life
Cataloging source
CPG
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A44 2013
PerformerNote
Annette Bening, Kevin Spacey, Wes Bentley, Thora Birch, Chris Cooper
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mendes, Sam
  • Bening, Annette
  • Spacey, Kevin
  • Bentley, Wes
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle-aged men
  • Suburban life
  • Midlife crisis
  • Middle-aged men
  • Midlife crisis
  • Suburban life
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
American beauty, Dreamworks Pictures ; produced by Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks ; written by Alan Ball ; directed by Sam Mendes, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Features: behind-the-scenes featurette with interviews from the cast and crew, commentary by the director and writer, storyboard presentation, digital screenplay, cast and crew biographies, 2 theatrical trailers, production notes, and more
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9786314958954
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929303779
  • 00883929303779
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000370487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn851256211
  • (OCoLC)851256211
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American beauty, Dreamworks Pictures ; produced by Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks ; written by Alan Ball ; directed by Sam Mendes, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Features: behind-the-scenes featurette with interviews from the cast and crew, commentary by the director and writer, storyboard presentation, digital screenplay, cast and crew biographies, 2 theatrical trailers, production notes, and more
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Isbn
9786314958954
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929303779
  • 00883929303779
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000370487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn851256211
  • (OCoLC)851256211
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
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