The aviator [videorecording] / Warner Bros. ; Miramax Films ; Initial Entertainment Group ; Forward Pass ; Appian Way ; Cappa Productions ; IMF Internationale Medien und Film GmbH & Co. 3. Produktions KG
DVDs | Warner Home Video | 2005 | 2-disc widescreen ed.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD A pt.1-2 DRAMA) plus 1 more
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, .
2-disc widescreen ed.
2 videodiscs (ca. 170 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby dgital 5.1 surround, Dolby dgital 2.0 surround stereo.
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett, Kate Beckinsale, John C. Reilly, Alec Baldwin, Alan Alda, Ian Holm, Danny Huston, Gwen Stefani, Jude Law, Adam Scott, Matt Ross, Kelli Garner, Frances Conroy, Brent Spiner, Stanley DeSantis, Edward Herrmann, Willem Dafoe.
Producers, Sandy Climan, Charles Evans, Jr., Graham King, Michael Mann ; writer, John Logan ; director, Martin Scorsese ; director of photography, Robert Richardson ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; visual effects supervisor, Rob Legato ; special effects supervisor, R. Bruce Steinheimer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Academy Awards, 2005: Best Achievement in Art Direction (Dante Ferretti (art director), Francesca Lo Schiavo (set decorator)); Best Achievement in Cinematography (Robert Richardson); Best Achievement in Costume Design (Sandy Powell); Best Achievement in Editing (Thelma Schoonmaker); Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Cate Blanchett).
MPAA rating: PG-13 ; for thematic elements, sexual content, nudity, language and a crash sequence.
The story of mogul Howard Hughes, who thought of himself first and foremost as an aviator.
MW, 5-05; 7-05(add); 8-05(add); 12-05(add)
Special features: audio commentary by Martin Scorsese; "Howard tells Ava about his car accident" - deleted scene; "Modern marvels: Howard Hughes" a 45-minute documentary by The History Channel; "A life without limits": the making-of 'The aviator' featurette; the role of Howard Hughes in aviation history; an evening with Leonardo DiCaprio and Alan Alda; OCD panel discussion; "The age of glamour" featurette; "The hair and make-up of 'The aviator'" featurette; the visual effects of 'The aviator'; photo gallery.
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