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Uniform Title Artist (Motion picture : 2011)
Title The artist [videorecording] / the Weinstein Company, Thomas Langmann presents ; a coproduction La Petite Reine ... [et al.] ; produced by Thomas Langmann ; written & directed by Michel Hazanavicius.

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


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Description 1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: blooper reel; "The Artist: the making of an American romance"; Q&A with the filmmakers and cast; "Hollywood as a character: the locations of The Artist"; "The artisans behind The Artist" featurettes.
Credits Director of photography, Guillaume Schiffman ; editors, Anne-Sophie Bion, Michel Hazanavicius ; music, Ludovic Bource.
Cast Jean Dujardin, Berenice Bejo, James Cromwell, Penelope Ann Miller, Malcolm McDowell, Missi Pyle, Beth Grant, Joel Murray, John Goodman.
Summary "Hollywood, 1927. George Valentin ... is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and seem him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller..., it seems the sky's the limit--major movie stardom awaits"--Container. Though their careers are taking different paths their destinies will become entwined.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for a disturbing image and a crude gesture.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English intertitles, optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Awards Academy Awards, 2012: Best Picture, Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Directing (Michel Hazanavicius), Costume Design (Mark Bridges), and Musical Score (Ludovic Bource)
Subject Silent films -- Drama.
Actors -- Drama.
Motion picture industry -- Drama.
Películas cinematográficas mudas -- Teatro.
Actores -- Teatro.
Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romance films.
Comedy films.
Silent films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hazanavicius, Michel. screenwriter, director.
Langmann, Thomas, 1971- producer.
Dujardin, Jean, 1972- actor.
Bejo, Bérénice, 1976- actor.
Cromwell, James actor.
Goodman, John, 1952- actor.
Miller, Penelope Ann actor.
Pyle, Missi, 1972- actor.
Grant, Beth, 1949- actor.
Murray, Joel, 1963- actor.
McDowell, Malcolm, 1943- actor.
Bource, Ludovic. composer.
Weinstein Company.
Petite Reine (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 9780101040419
Standard No. 043396400313
Music No. 40031 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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