Vera Drake [videorecording] / FineLine Features ; Studio Canal ; UK Film Council ; Alain Sarde and the UK Film Council present in association with Inside Track, Thin Man Films ; a Simon Channing Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh
DVDs | New Line Home Entertainment | 2005 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD V DRAMA)
[United States] : New Line Home Entertainment, .
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, DTS 5.1, Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Imelda Staunton, Phil Davis, Peter Wight, Alex Kelly, Daniel Mays, Adrian Scarborough, Heather Craney, Eddie Marsan, Ruth Sheen, Sally Hawkins, Fenella Woolgar, Lesley Sharp, Anthony O'Donnell, Jim Broadbent.
Producers, Alain Sarde, Simon Channing Williams ; writer/director, Mike Leigh ; cinematography, Dick Pope ; film editor, Jim Clark ; music, Andrew Dickson.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
MPAA rating: R; depiction of strong thematic material.
Vera Drake tells of a woman in 1950s England who is devoted to caring for her family, but secretly aids women who want to terminate unwanted pregnancies. When the authorities find her out, Vera's world and family life rapidly unravel.
Special features: trailers; DVD-ROM features.
N7841 New Line Home Entertainment