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  • Physical Description: videodisc
    4 videodiscs (approximately 611 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Created for television by Matthew Weiner.
Contains all 13 episodes from the third season.
Special features: Mad men commentaries: Matthew Weiner and his cast and crew invite viewers to join them as they explore each episode through feature-length commentaries; "Medgar Evers: an unsung hero:" a documentary exploring the life and legacy of slain Civil Rights activist Medgar Evers; "Clearing the air: the history of cigarette advertising:" a visual depiction of the relationship between big tobacco and advertising; "We shall overcome: the march on Washington:" the historic 'I have a dream' speech accompanies a pictorial gallery of the march on Washington; "Mad men illustrated:" meet the mad artist behind the illustrations inspired by Mad men.
English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Formatted Contents Note: Disc 1. Out of town ; Love among the ruins ; My old Kentucky home -- disc 2. The Arrangements ; The Fog ; Guy walks into an advertising agency -- disc 3. Seven twenty three ; Souvenir ; Wee small hours -- disc 4. The Color blue ; The Gypsy and the hobo ; The Grown-ups ; Shut the door. Have a seat.
Participant or Performer Note: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, Christina Hendricks, Bryan Batt, January Jones, Michael Gladis, Aaron Staton, Rich Sommer.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally broadcast on television as individual episodes in 2009.
Summary, etc.: At the office, the firings continue; Don is brought in to save the day on a PR campaign only to have the rug pulled out from under him; Peggy and Paul get stoned while working on an ad campaign; Sally steals money from her grandfather; Don has reservations about a misguided potential client; Betty has hallucinations of her dead father as she delivers her baby; Don and Betty renew their love affair while on a business trip.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, region 1.
Language Note:
English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Advertising agencies New York (State) New York Drama
Executives New York (State) New York Drama
Advertising campaigns New York (State) New York Drama
Nineteen sixties Drama
Man-woman relationships New York (State) New York Drama
Agencias publicitarias Nueva York (Estados Unidos : Estado) Nueva York Teatro
Jefes ejecutivos Nueva York (Estados Unidos : Estado) Nueva York Teatro
Madison Avenue (New York, N.Y.)
Genre: Historical television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Television series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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