The American
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Edition
Full screen version.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (approximately 90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
841887050395

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Henry James.
General Note
Originally broadcast on Masterpiece Theatre in 2001.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tony Miller ; editor, Kate Evans ; music, Stephen McKeon.
Participants/Performers
Matthew Modine, Aisling O'Sullivan, Diana Rigg, Brenda Fricker, Andrew Scott.
Description
Christopher Newman is a 19th-century 'new man' who has amassed a fortune in California, and heads to Paris to learn its ways and find a wife. There he finds a young widow whose beauty ignites desire in the American.
Target Audience
Not rated.
System Details
DVD, region, 1 full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language
Closed-captioned.
Local note
DVD

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APA Citation (style guide)

Modine, M., O'Sullivan, A., Rigg, D., Fricker, B., Unwin, P., Hastings, M., & James, H. (2005). The American. Full screen version. [Alexandria, Va.] : Hollywood, Calif.: PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Matthew. Modine et al.. 2005. The American. [Alexandria, Va.] : Hollywood, Calif.: PBS Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Matthew. Modine et al., The American. [Alexandria, Va.] : Hollywood, Calif.: PBS Home Video, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Modine, Matthew., et al. The American. Full screen version. [Alexandria, Va.] : Hollywood, Calif.: PBS Home Video, 2005. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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