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Woman in gold / director, Simon Curtis ; The Weinstein Company and BBC Films present an Origin Pictures Production.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Weinstein Company, [2015]
  • Distributor: [Toronto, Ont.] : Entertainment One.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Widescreen.
Bonus features: The making of Woman in Gold; feature commentary with director Simon Curtis and producer David M. Thompson; Stealing Klimt documentary trailer; Neue Galerie New York Press Conference.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
The Weinstein Company and BBC Films present an Origin Pictures Production ; written by Alexi Kaye Campbell ; produced by David M. Thompson, Kris Thykier ; directed by Simon Curtis ; music by Martin Phipps and Hans Zimmer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ryan Reynolds, Helen Mirren, Daniel Brühl.
Summary, etc.:
Sixty years after she fled Vienna during World War II, an elderly Jewish woman, Maria Altmann, starts her journey to retrieve family possessions seized by the Nazis, among them Klimt's famous painting Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer I. Together with her inexperienced but plucky young lawyer Randy Schoenberg, she embarks upon a major battle which takes them all the way to the heart of the Austrian establishment and the U.S. Supreme Court. Based on a true story.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for some thematic elements and brief strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Region 1; 16x9 2.40 LB; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English, Spanish or French dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Art and the war > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Claims > Drama.
Restitution > Drama.
Klimt, Gustav, 1862-1918. Adele Bloch-Bauer I > Drama.

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