Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2010.
[Blu-ray version ; widescren version]
1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Blu-ray 1080p HD ; 5.1 DTS-HD MA ; requires blu-ray player.
Includes English, dubbed french, dubbed Portuguese, and dubbed Spanish soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, English (SDH), French, Portuguese or Spanish.
Title from container.
Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley, Mena Suvari, Peter Gallagher, Chris Cooper, Allison Janney, Scott Bakula, Sam Robards.
Director, Sam Mendes ; writer, Alan Ball ; producers, Bruce Cohen & Dan Jinks ; director of photography, Conrad L. Hall ; editors, Tariq Anwar, Christopher Greenbury ; music, Thomas Newman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Academy Awards: Best actor (Spacey), Best picture, Best director, Best cinematography, Best original screenplay.
MPAA rating: R; for strong sexuality, language, violence and drug content.
An emotionally & spiritually comatose suburban man decides "to hell with it all" and reverts to living as he did when he was happiest--as a carefree teenager. His desperately uptight wife and sullen daughter can only look on as he quits his corporate job to become a burger flipper, starts getting high with a strange new neighbor (whose parents are even stranger) and lusts after a pouty blonde teenager--his daughter's best friend.
Special features: American beauty: look closer ... a behind the scenes featurette ; film commentary with director Sam Mendes and writer Alan Ball ; storyboard presentation with commentary by Sam Mendes and director of photography, Conrad L. Hall ; cast and crew biographies ; two theatrical trailers HD.
American beauty (Motion picture)
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