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Philadelphia [videorecording]

TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico production ; produced by Edward Saxon and Jonathan Demme ; written by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Jonathan Demme
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Two competing lawyer join forces to sue a prestigious law firm for AIDS discrimination. As their unlikely friendship develops, their courage overcomes the prejudice and corruption of their powerful adversaries.
Director
Jonathan Demme
Performers
Tom Hanks, Denzel Washington, Jason Robards, Mary Steenburgen, Antonio Banderas, Ron Vawter, Robert Ridgely, Charles Napier, Lisa Summerour, Joanne Woodward.
Release Date
1993
Run Time
125 min.
Language
English, dubbed French, dubbed Japanese or dubbed Spanish dialogue; Chinese, English, French Japanese, Spanish or Thai subtitles
Closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some graphic language and thematic material
Notes
  • Videodisc release of a 1993 motion picture.
  • Special features: disc 1: filmmakers audio commentary; disc 2: "People like us: making 'Philadelphia'"; "One foot on a banana peel, the other foot in the grave" documentary; deleted scenes; "Streets of Philadelphia" music video by Bruce Springsteen; Courthouse protest footage and interviews; Joe Miller's Macready & Shilts legal services TV spots; original theatrical release featurette; previews; filmographies.
Awards Note
Academy Awards, USA, 1994: Oscar - Best Actor in a Leading Role (Tom Hanks); Best Music, Original Song (Bruce Springsteen) For the song "Streets of Philadelphia".
Edition
Anniversary ed
ISBN
0767882490
Credits
Director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; editor, Craig McKay ; music composed and conducted by Howard Shore ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Kristi Zea.
Published
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2004.
Publisher no.
07853 Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment
Description
2 videodiscs (125 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digial 5.0, Dolby surround, remastered in high definition.
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