Mildred Pierce
(DVD)

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Published
[New York, N.Y.] : Burbank, CA : Home Box Office ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, c2012.
Format
DVD
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (344 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Status
1 copy. Additional copies on order.
Main Media
DVD Mildred
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Language
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ISBN
9780780682085, 0780682084
UPC
883929201082

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by James M. Cain.
General Note
Originally broadcast on HBO as a 5 part mini-series in 2011.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1. Audio commentary on part three with Todd Haynes (writer/director), Jon Raymond (writer) and Mark Friedberg (production designer), series index. Disc 2.Special features: Audio commentary on part three with Todd Haynes (writer/director), Jon Raymond (writer) and Mark Friedberg (production designer).
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Ed Lachman ; editor, Affonso Gonçalves, Camilla Toniolo ; production designer, Mark Friedberg ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Ann Roth.
Participants/Performers
Kate Winslet, Melissa Leo, James LeGros, Brían F. O'Byrne, Mare Winningham, Morgan Turner, Hope Davis, Guy Pearce, Evan Rachel Wood, Miriam Shor, Marin Ireland, Murphy Guyer, Mark Margolis, Peter McRobbie, Richard Easton, Halley Feiffer, Ronald Guttman, Daniel London.
Description
An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce.
System Details
DVD format ; region 1 ; 5.1 Dolby digital surround, 2.0 Dolby digital stereo ; 16:9 aspect ratio.
Language
In English, dubbed French or Spanish with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards
Winner, 2011 Emmy Awards for Outstanding Art Direction for a Miniseries or Movie--Mark Friedberg (production designer), Ellen Christiansen (set decorator), Peter Rogness (art director); Outstanding Casting for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special--Laura Rosenthal (casting director); Outstanding Music Composition for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Original Dramatic Score)--Carter Burwell [Part Five]; Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or Movie--Guy Pearce; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or Movie--Kate Winslet; Winner, 2012 Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television--Kate Winslet.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Haynes, T., Wells, J., Vachon, C., Koffler, P. R., Raymond, J., Winslet, K., Leo, M., LeGros, J., O'Byrne, B. F., Winningham, M., Turner, M., Davis, H., Pearce, G., Wood, E. R., Shor, M., Ireland, M., Guyer, M., Margolis, M., McRobbie, P., Easton, R., Feiffer, H., Guttman, R., London, D., Burwell, C., Lachman, E., Gonçalves, A., Toniolo, C., Friedberg, M., Roth, A., & Cain, J. M. 1. (2012). Mildred Pierce. [New York, N.Y.] : Burbank, CA: Home Box Office ; Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Todd. Haynes et al.. 2012. Mildred Pierce. [New York, N.Y.] : Burbank, CA: Home Box Office ; Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Todd. Haynes et al., Mildred Pierce. [New York, N.Y.] : Burbank, CA: Home Box Office ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Haynes, Todd., et al. Mildred Pierce. [New York, N.Y.] : Burbank, CA: Home Box Office ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2012. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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