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Philadelphia

Author: Jonathan DemmeRon NyswanerTom HanksDenzel WashingtonJason RobardsAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Anniversary edView all editions and formats
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Two competing lawyer join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops, their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Demme; Ron Nyswaner; Tom Hanks; Denzel Washington; Jason Robards; Mary Steenburgen; Antonio Banderas; Tak Fujimoto; Howard Shore; Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0767882490 9780767882491
OCLC Number: 56749036
Language Note: English, dubbed French, dubbed Japanese or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Chinese, English, French Japanese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: disc 1: filmmakers audio commentary; disc 2: "People like us: making 'Philadelphia'"; "One foot on a banana peel, the other foot in the grave" documentary; deleted scenes; "Streets of Philadelphia" music video by Bruce Springsteen; Courthouse protest footage and interviews; Joe Miller's Macready & Shilts legal services TV spots; original theatrical release featurette; previews; filmographies.
Credits: Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editor, Craig McKay ; music composed and conducted by Howard Shore ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Kristi Zea.
Cast: Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Jason Robards, Mary Steenburgen, Antonio Banderas, Ron Vawter, Robert Ridgely, Charles Napier, Lisa Summerour, Joanne Woodward.
Awards: Academy Awards, USA, 1994: Oscar - Best Actor in a Leading Role (Tom Hanks); Best Music, Original Song (Bruce Springsteen) For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some graphic language and thematic material.
Description: 2 videodiscs (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital 5.0, Dolby surround, remastered in high definition.
Contents: [disc 1]: movie --
[disc 2]: special features.
Other Titles: Philadelphia (Motion picture)
Responsibility: TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico production ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; directed by Jonathan Demme.
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Two competing lawyer join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops, their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries.

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