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|Kirtland Community College Library||PN 1997.2 .G66 2006||30775305502149||Media Library-Circulating Collection||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781419818202
- ISBN: 1419818201
1 videodisc (ca. 93 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Widescreen ed.
- Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: commentary with George Clooney and Grant Heslov; Good night and good luck companion piece (15 min.); trailer (3 min.).
|Formatted Contents Note:||Widescreen version presented in a "matted" format -- Commentary by director/screenwriter George Clooney and producer/screenwriter Grant Heslov -- Good night, and good luck companion piece -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby surround 5.1 -- Subtitles (feature film only): English, French, Spanish.|
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||Director of photography, Robert Elswit ; editor, Stephen Mirrione ; music, Jim Papoulis ; costume designer, Louise Frogley ; production designer, James D. Bissell.|
|Participant or Performer Note:||David Strathairn, Patricia Clarkson, George Clooney, Jeff Daniels, Robert Downey, Jr., Frank Langella, Ray Wise.|
|Summary, etc.:||Takes place in the 1950's America, during the early days of broadcast journalism. It chronicles the real-life conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy and the House Un-American Activities Committee. With a desire to report the facts and enlighten the public, Murrow, and his dedicated staff - headed by his producer Fred Friendly and Joe Wershba in the CBS newsroom - defy corporate and sponsorship pressures to examine the lies and scaremongering tactics perpetrated by McCarthy during his communist 'witch-hunts'. A very public feud develops when the Senator responds by accusing the anchor of being a communist. In this climate of fear and reprisal, the CBS crew carries on and their tenacity will prove historic and monumental.|
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG; for mild thematic elements and brief language.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, dual layer.
Dialogue in English with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Academy Award nominations for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Original Screenplay.
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|Subject:||United States History 20th century Drama
Television broadcasting of news United States Drama
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities Drama
McCarthy, Joseph 1908-1957 Drama
Murrow, Edward R Drama
|Genre:||Video recordings for the hearing impaired.