Revolutionary road

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Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2009].
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1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content/nudity.
Round Rock Public Library - Adult Audio/Video (1st floor)  1 available


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General Note
Based on the novel by Richard Yates.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
General Note
Special features: Commentary with Sam Mendes and Justin Haythe; Lives of quiet desperation: the making of Revolutionary road; deleted scenes.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky ; production designer, Kristi Zea.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Michael Shannon, Kathryn Hahn, David Harbour, Kathy Bates.
Frank and April Wheeler live a life that appears to be perfect. They live in the Connecticut suburbs with two young children. Frank commutes to New York City where he works in an office job that he hates and has yet to figure out what his passion in life is. April is a housewife who forgoes her dream of being an actress. They are not happy. One day, April suggests that they move to Paris as a means to rejuvenate their life. Initially skeptical, Frank ultimately agrees to April's plan. When circumstances change around the Wheelers, April decides she will do whatever she has to to get herself out of her unhappy existence.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content/nudity.
System Details
DVD, NTSC; region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Golden Globes, 2009: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture-Drama (Winslet)

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hart, J. N., Rudin, S., Mendes, S., Cohen, B., Haythe, J., DiCaprio, L., Winslet, K., Shannon, M., Hahn, K., Harbour, D., Bates, K., Newman, T., & Yates, R. (2009). Revolutionary road . Paramount.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

John N. Hart et al.. 2009. Revolutionary Road. Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

John N. Hart et al.. Revolutionary Road Hollywood, Calif.: Paramount, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hart, John N., et al. Revolutionary Road Paramount, 2009.

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