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The Post / Twentieth Century Fox, Dreamworks Pictures, and Reliance Entertainment present ; an Amblin Entertainment production ; produced by Amy Pascal, Steven Spielberg, Kristie Macosko Krieger ; written by Liz Hannah and Josh Singer ; directed by Steven Spielberg.

Spielberg, Steven, 1946- (film producer,, film director.). Hannah, Liz, 1985- (screenwriter.). Singer, Josh, (screenwriter.). Pascal, Amy, 1958- (film producer.). Krieger, Kristie Macosko, (film producer.). Streep, Meryl, (actor.). Hanks, Tom, (actor.). Paulson, Sarah, 1974- (actor.). Odenkirk, Bob, 1962- (actor.). Letts, Tracy, 1965- (actor.). Whitford, Bradley, (actor.). Greenwood, Bruce, 1956- (actor.). Rhys, Matthew, 1974- (actor.). Williams, John, 1932- (composer.). Kahn, Michael, 1935- (film editor.). Broshar, Sarah, 1980- (film editor.). Carter, Rick, 1950- (production designer.). Kamiński, Janusz, 1959- (director of photography.). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (production company.). Dreamworks Pictures, (production company.). Reliance Entertainment, (production company.). Amblin Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., (film distributor.). Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Matthew Rhys. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 112 of 137 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Paoli Public Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Paoli PL - Paoli.

Current holds

2 current holds with 137 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Paoli PL - Paoli DVD P (Text) 79593000021050 DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2018

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2017.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: The style section: recreating an era; Stop the presses: filming The Post; Arts & entertainment: music for The Post.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, John Williams ; film editor, Michael Kahn, Sarah Broshar ; production designer, Rick Carter ; director of photography, Janusz Kaminski.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Sarah Paulson, Bob Odenkirk, Tracy Letts, Bradley Whitford, Bruce Greenwood, Matthew Rhys.
Summary, etc.:
This historical drama is based on the events surrounding the release of the Pentagon Papers, documents which detailed the history of the United States' political and military involvement in Vietnam. The story centers on Kay Graham, the first female newspaper publisher in the country (specifically of the Washington Post), as well as her tough editor, Ben Bradlee. The two become involved in an unprecedented power struggle between journalists and the government, exposing a cover-up that has spanned four different American presidencies.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; PG-13 for language and brief war violence.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); closed-captioned; English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Graham, Katharine, 1917-2001 > Drama.
Bradlee, Benjamin C. > Drama.
Washington Post Company > Drama.
Washington post > Drama.
Newspaper publishing > Drama.
Women journalists > Drama.
Civil rights > Drama.
Pentagon Papers > Drama.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 > United States > Drama.
United States > Politics and government > 1969-1974 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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