Revolutionary road
(DVD)

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Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2009].
ISBN
141574856X, 9781415748565
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content/nudity.
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
097363521846, 097363521860, 00097363521846, 883929302871

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Richard Yates.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
General Note
Special features: Commentary with director Sam Mendes and screenwriter Justin Haythe; "Lives of quiet desperation: the making of Revolutionary road" featurette; deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Sam Mendes and screenwriter Justin Haythe. (Features not rated.).
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky ; production designer, Kristi Zea.
Participants/Performers
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Michael Shannon, Kathryn Hahn, David Harbour, Kathy Bates.
Description
Frank and April Wheeler live a life that appears to be perfect. They live in the Connecticut suburbs with two young children. Frank commutes to New York City where he works in an office job that he hates and has yet to figure out what his passion in life is. April is a housewife who forgoes her dream of being an actress. They are not happy. One day, April suggests that they move to Paris as a means to rejuvenate their life. Initially skeptical, Frank ultimately agrees to April's plan. When circumstances change around the Wheelers, April decides she will do whatever she has to to get herself out of her unhappy existence.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content/nudity.
Target Audience
CHV rating: 14A; coarse language; mature theme; sexual content.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Language
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Golden Globes, 2009: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture-Drama (Winslet)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Mendes, S., Hart, J. N., Rudin, S., Cohen, B., Haythe, J., DiCaprio, L., Winslet, K., Shannon, M., Hahn, K., Harbour, D., Bates, K., Newman, T., & Yates, R. (2009). Revolutionary road. Widescreen. Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sam, Mendes et al.. 2009. Revolutionary Road. Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sam, Mendes et al., Revolutionary Road. Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount Home Entertainment, 2009.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Mendes, Sam,, et al. Revolutionary Road. Widescreen. Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount Home Entertainment, 2009. 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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