Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox, 
[Rental ed. ; widescreen version.]
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in English (SDH) or Spanish.
Bruce Greenwood, Chi Cao, Joan Chen, Kyle MacLachlan, Amanda Schull, Wang Shuang Bao, Chengwu Guo, Aden Young, Madeleine Eastoe, Camilla Vergotis, Penne Hackforth-Jones, Jack Thompson.
Screenplay, Jan Sardi ; producer, Jane Scott ; director, Bruce Beresford ; music, Christopher Gordon ; editor, Mark Warner ; director of photography, Peter James.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on the autobiography Mao's last dancer by Li Cunxin.
Special features: the making of Mao's last dancer
MPAA rating: PG; for a brief violent image, some sensuality, language and incidental smoking.
Based on an inspiring true story, this emotionally powerful crowd-pleaser emerged as one of the year's most talked about independent films. It's the fascinating and epic tale of Li Cunxin, a peasant boy from rural China who beats impossible odds to become a world-renowned ballet dancer. Through breathtaking talent and sheer determination, Li makes his way to the United States, but when he falls in love with an American woman, he must risk everything to remain in the land of the free.