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Author: Rod LurieLarry GroupéGary OldmanJoan AllenJeff Bridges; et al; All authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, [2001]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rod Lurie; Larry Groupé; Gary Oldman; Joan Allen; Jeff Bridges; Christian Slater; William L Petersen; Philip Baker Hall; Saul Rubinek; Sam Elliott; Dreamworks Pictures.; Cinerenta (Firm); Cinecontender (Firm); Battleground Productions.; SE8 Group.; DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm); et al
ISBN: 0783256337 9780783256337
OCLC Number: 46403208
Language Note: With optional subtitles in English; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally released as motion picture in 2000.
Special features: the making of a political thriller, theatrical trailer, production notes, cast & filmmakers, from the cutting room floor, director's commentary with Rod Lurie & Joan Allen.
Credits: Director of photography, Denis Maloney; production designer, Alexander Hammond; editor, Michael Jablow; music, Larry Groupé.
Cast: Gary Oldman, Joan Allen, Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater, William Petersen, Philip Baker Hall, Saul Rubinek, Sam Elliott.
Awards: Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards: Alan J. Pakula Award.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby 2.0 surround; 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen format.
Contents: In depth commentary with director Rod Lurie and actress Joan Allen --
Deleted scenes --
A fascinating behind the scenes featurette "The making of a political thriller" --
Theatrical trailer --
Production notes --
Cast & filmmaker biographies.
Responsibility: 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.

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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.

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