Revolutionary road
(BluRay)

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[California] : Hollywood, Calif. : DreamWorks Home Entertainment ; Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content/nudity.
Status
Shady Cove Library Branch  1 available
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Format
BluRay
Language
English
ISBN
9781415748626
UPC
883929300921

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; 5 deleted scenes with optional commentary by director Sam Mendes and screenwriter Justin Haythe; "Richard Yates: the wages of truth" featurette; theatrical trailer.
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Title from container.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Thomas Newman.
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. One he places little effort at, but he 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.
System Details
Blu-ray disc (requires a Blu-ray player; it will not play in standard DVD players), widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, 1080p High-Definition. (some features in high definition.).
Language
English (TrueHD 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, English, French, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Awards
Winner, Best actress, Golden Globe, Kate Winslet

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Yates, R., Winslet, K., Shannon, M., Rudin, S., Newman, T., Mendes, S., Haythe, J., Harbour, D., Hahn, K., DiCaprio, L., Cohen, B., Bates, K., & Hart, J. N., Jr. (2008). Revolutionary road . DreamWorks Home Entertainment ; Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Richard Yates et al.. 2008. Revolutionary Road. [California] : Hollywood, Calif.: DreamWorks Home Entertainment ; Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Richard Yates et al.. Revolutionary Road [California] : Hollywood, Calif.: DreamWorks Home Entertainment ; Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Yates, Richard, et al. Revolutionary Road DreamWorks Home Entertainment ; Paramount Home Entertainment, 2008.

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