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Title Hysteria [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics ; an Informant Media & Forthcoming Films production, in association with Beachfront Films and Chimera Films ; story & screenplay by Stephen Dyer, Jonah Lisa Dyer ; produced by Sarah Curtis, Judy Cairo, Tracey Becker ; directed by Tanya Wexler.

Imprint Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2012]


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 GDL Central Library DVD    HYS    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: commentary with director Tanya Wexler; "An evening with Tanya Wexler, Hugh Dancy and Jonathan Pryce" featurette; "Hysteria: behind the scenes" featurette; deleted scenes; "Passion & power: the technology of orgasm" featurette.
Credits Director of photography, Sean Bobbitt ; editor, Jon Gregory ; composer, Gast Waltzing ; original story by Howard Gensler.
Cast Hugh Dancy, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones, Sheridan Smith, Ashley Jensen, Rupert Everett.
Summary In 1880 London, a young doctor who sets out to find a medical cure for "hysteria" in women invents the electro-mechanical vibrator.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for sexual content.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English dialogue ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject Granville, J. Mortimer (Joseph Mortimer), 1833-1900 -- Drama.
Vibrators (Massage) -- Drama.
Female orgasm -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
London (England) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romantic comedy films.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Dancy, Hugh, 1975-
Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977-
Pryce, Jonathan.
Jones, Felicity.
Everett, Rupert.
Waltzing, Gast, 1956-
Curtis, Sarah. Producer.
Cairo, Judy. Producer.
Becker, Tracey. Producer.
Dyer, Stephen. Screenwriter.
Dyer, Jonah Lisa. Screenwriter.
Wexler, Tanya. Director.
Bobbitt, Sean.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Informant Media (Firm)
Forthcoming Films.
Beachfront Films.
Chimera Films.
Standard No. 043396405516
Music No. 40551 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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