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American pastoral / Lionsgate and Lakeshore Entertainment present ; in association with TIK Films ; a Lakeshore Entertainment, Lionsgate production ; produced by Gary Lucchesi, Tom Rosenberg, Andre Lamal ; written by John Romano ; directed by Ewan McGregor.

DVD DVD ([2017])
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2017]
12 of 20 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
2 of 4 copies available at Salem.
2 current holds with 20 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ A (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ A (Text to Phone) Claimed returned 04/13/2017
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ A (Text to Phone) Checked out 10/23/2017
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/ A (Text to Phone) Available -

General Note: Title from title frame.
Based on the novel by Phillip Roth.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2016.
Special features: audio commentary by Ewan McGregor; American Pastoral: adapting an American classic; Making the American dream.
Creation/Production Credits: Music by Alexandre Desplat; edited by Melissa Kent; director of photography, Martin Ruhe.
Participant or Performer: Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, Dakota Fanning, Peter Riegert, Rupert Evans, Uzo Aduba, Molly Parker, Valorie Curry, David Strathairn.
Summary: Seymour 'Swede' Levov, a once-legendary high school athlete, is a successful businessman married to an ex-beauty queen, Dawn. When Swede and Dawn's daughter disappears after being accused of a violent crime, Swede's perfect life is broken forever and he is left to make sense out of the chaos.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for some strong sexual material, language and brief violent images.
System Details: DVD; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1); 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language: English or Spanish dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Authors: Romano, John, 1948- (screenwriter.). Lucchesi, Gary, (film producer.). Rosenberg, Tom, (film producer.). Lamal, Andre, (film producer.). McGregor, Ewan, 1971- (film director,, actor.). Connelly, Jennifer, (actor.). Fanning, Dakota, 1994- (actor.). Riegert, Peter, 1947- (actor.). Evans, Rupert, (actor.). Aduba, Uzo, (actor.). Parker, Molly, 1972- (actor.). Curry, Valorie, 1986- (actor.). Strathairn, David, (actor.). Desplat, Alexandre, (composer (expression)). Kent, Melissa, (editor of moving image work.). Ruhe, Martin, (director of photography.). Roth, Philip. (Added Author). Lakeshore Entertainment (Firm), (presenter,, production company.). Lions Gate Films, (presenter,, production company.). TIK Films (Firm), (production company.). Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.).
  • Alert
    "Ewan McGregor directs and stars alongside Jennifer Connelly and Dakota Fanning in this acclaimed film adapted from Philip Roth’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Seymour ""Swede"" Levov (Ewan McGregor), a once-legendary high school athlete, is a successful businessman married to an ex-beauty queen, Dawn (Jennifer Connelly). When Swede and Dawn’s daughter (Dakota Fanning) disappears after being accused of a violent crime, Swede’s perfect life is broken forever and he is left to make sense out of the chaos."
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Citation:

Romano, John. "American pastoral." Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, 2017.

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