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Title Fast food nation [videorecording] / BBC Films, HanWay Films, Participant Productions, Recorded Picture Company ; produced by Malcolm McLaren, Jeremy Thomas ; written by Eric Schlosser and Richard Linklater ; directed by Richard Linklater.

Imprint Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    FAS    Available
Edition Widescreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the book "Fast food nation: the dark side of the all-American meal" by Eric Schlosser.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Commentary with director Richard Linklater and writer Eric Schlosser; "Manufacturing 'Fast food nation'" featurette; 4 animation shorts; photo gallery.
Credits Director of photography, Lee Daniel ; editor, Sandra Adair ; music, Friends of Dean Martinez ; costume designer, Kari Perkins ; production designer, Bruce Curtis.
Cast Wilmer Valderrama, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Ana Claudia Talancón, Juan Carlos Serrán, Armando Hernández, Greg Kinnear, Frank Ertl, Michael D. Conway, Mitch Baker, Ellar Salmon, Dakota Edwards, Dana Wheeler-Nicholson, Luis Guzmán, Bobby Cannavale, Francisco Rosales, Ashley Johnson, Paul Dano, Patricia Arquette.
Summary When a marketing executive for a huge burger chain finds a nasty secret ingredient in their burger recipe, he goes to the ranches and slaughterhouses of Colorado to investigate and finds that the truth is sometimes difficult to swallow.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for disturbing images, strong sexuality, language and drug content.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Convenience foods -- Drama.
Fast food restaurants -- Drama.
Food industry and trade -- Drama.
Mercado -- Investigaciones -- Estados Unidos -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author McLaren, Malcolm
Thomas, Jeremy
Schlosser, Eric. Fast food nation.
Linklater, Richard, 1960-
Valderrama, Wilmer, 1980-
Sandino Moreno, Catalina, 1981-
Talancón, Ana Claudia
Serrán, Juan Carlos.
Hernández, Armando
Kinnear, Greg, 1963-
Ertl, Frank.
Conway, Micheal.
Baker, Mitch, 1967-1993
Salmon, Ellar.
Edwards, Dakota.
Wheeler-Nicholson, Dana
Guzmán, Luis, 1957-
Cannavale, Bobby
Rosales, Francisco.
Johnson, Ashley, 1983-
Dano, Paul, 1984-
Arquette, Patricia, 1968-
BBC Films
HanWay (Firm)
Participant Productions
Recorded Picture Company
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 024543418689
Music No. 2241868 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment

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