American beauty [videorecording] / Dreamworks Pictures ; a Jinks/Cohen Company production ; directed by Sam Mendes ; written by Alan Ball ; produced by Bruce Cohen & Dan Jinks.
- 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Centerville Center Township Public Library - Centerville||VIDEO 49813 (Text)||76895000049813||1st Floor Audio Visual||Available||-|
|West Lafayette Public Library - West Lafayette||VIDEO Ame (Text)||31951003101737||Main Floor - Videos||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0783246749 :
- Physical Description: 2 videocassettes (209 min.) : sd.(stereo), col ; 1/2 in.
- Edition: Awards edition.
- Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, c2000.
|General Note:|| Bonus features: American Beauty: Look Closer... a behind the scenes featurette ; Film commentary with director Sam Mendes and writer Alan Ball ; Storyboard presentation with commentary by Sam Mendes and director of photography, Conrad L. Hall ; Cast and crew biographies ; Two theatrical trailers ; Production notes ; plus additional DVD-ROM features.
Film is 125 min.; bonus is 84 min.
Originally released as motion picture in 1999.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Director of photography, Conrad L. Hall; costume design, Julie Weiss; production designer, Naomi Shohan; editors, Tariq Anwar, Christopher Greenbury; music, Thomas Newman; co-producers, Alan Ball, Stan Wlodkowski.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley, Mena Suvari, Peter Gallagher, Chris Cooper, Allison Janney, Scott Bakula, Sam Robards.
|Summary, etc.:|| An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend.
|Target Audience Note:|| Rated R.
|System Details Note:|| VHS.
|Language Note:|| Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
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