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Title The contender [videorecording] / DreamWorks Pictures and Cinerenta/Cinecontender present a Battleground production in association with SE8 Group ; produced by Marc Frydman ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Rod Lurie.
Published Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2001]
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .C66 2001    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Denis Maloney; production designer, Alexander Hammond; editor, Michael Jablow; music, Larry Groupé.
Note Originally released as motion picture in 2000.
Special features: the making of a political thriller, theatrical trailer, production notes, cast & filmmakers, deleted scenes, director's commentary with Rod Lurie & Joan Allen.
System Reqs DVD; NTSC; region 1; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround; 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen format, dual-layer.
Cast Gary Oldman, Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater, William Petersen, Philip Baker Hall, Saul Rubinek, Sam Elliott.
Audience Rated R for strong sexual content and language.
Awards Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards: Alan J. Pakula Award.
Summary As soon as a woman is nominated to replace the deceased vice president of the USA, her political enemies search in her private life for ways to bring her down.
Language With optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Vice-Presidential candidates -- United States -- Drama.
Women politicians -- United States -- Drama.
Genre Political films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Lurie, Rod, 1962- Screenwriter. Director.
Oldman, Gary. Actor.
Allen, Joan, 1956- Actor.
Bridges, Jeff, 1949- Actor.
Slater, Christian. Actor.
Petersen, William L., 1953- Actor.
Hall, Philip Baker, 1931- Actor.
Rubinek, Saul, 1948- Actor.
Elliott, Sam, 1944- Actor.
Frydman, Marc. Producer.
Groupé, Larry. Composer.
Dreamworks Pictures.
Cinerenta (Firm)
Cinecontender (Firm)
Battleground Productions.
SE8 Group.
DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0783256337
Standard # 667068780925
Publisher # 87809 DreamWorks
OCLC number 46403208