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John Adams / HBO Films presents a Playtone production ; produced by David Coatsworth, Steven Shareshian ; directed by Tom Hooper.

Contributor(s): Hooper, Tom, 1972- [television director.] | Coatsworth, David [television producer.] | Shareshian, Steven [television producer.] | Hanks, Tom [television producer.] | Goetzman, Gary, 1952- [television producer.] | Giamatti, Paul [actor.] | Linney, Laura [actor.] | Huston, Danny, 1962- [actor.] | Lloyd, John Bedford [actor.] | Theroux, Justin [actor.] | Coster, Ritchie [actor.] | Henry, Guy, 1960- [actor.] | Dillane, Stephen, 1956- [actor.] | Morse, David, 1953- [actor.] | Ivanek, �Zeljko, 1957- [actor.] | Dossett, John [actor.] | Anglade, Jean-Hugues [actor.] | Magre, Judith [actor.] | Hinkle, Steven, 1994- [actor.] | Taylor, Madeline, 1996- [actor.] | Huff, Neal [actor.] | Wilkinson, Tom, 1948- [actor.] | Hollander, Tom, 1967- [actor.] | Polley, Sarah [actor.] | Moss-Bachrach, Ebon [actor.] | Sewell, Rufus, 1967- [actor.] | Barnett, Samuel, 1980- [actor.] | Scott, Andrew, 1976- [actor.] | Lane, Rob (Composer) [composer (expression)] | Vitarelli, Joseph [composer (expression)] | Oliver, Melanie [editor of moving image work.] | Jackson, Gemma, 1951- [production designer.] | Fujimoto, Tak [director of photography.] | Cohen, Danny, 1963- [director of photography.] | Ellis, Kirk [screenwriter.] | Ashford, Michelle [screenwriter.] | HBO Films [production company.] | Playtone (Firm) [production company.] | HBO Home Entertainment (Firm) [publisher.] | Home Box Office (Firm) [broadcaster.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: [New York, N.Y.] : HBO Home Entertainment, [2008]Copyright date: �2008Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 501 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: two-dimensional moving image Media type: video Carrier type: videodiscISBN: 1419868772; 9781419868771.Related works: Television adaptation of (work): McCullough, David G. John Adams.Subject(s): Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Drama | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 -- Drama | Founding Fathers of the United States -- Drama | Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Drama | United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Drama | United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Drama | United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Drama | Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Teatro | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 -- Teatro | Presidentes -- Estados Unidos -- Biograf�ia -- Teatro | Presidentes -- Estados Unidos -- Biograf�aia -- Teatro | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 | Adams, John, 1735-1826 | American Revolution (1775-1783) | Founding Fathers of the United States | Politics and government | Presidents | United States | Adams, John 1735-1826 | Historical -- Television mini-series | Biographical -- Television mini-series | Political -- Television mini-series | Adaptation -- Television mini-series | Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Drama | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 -- Drama | McCullough, David G. -- Adaptations -- Drama | Founding Fathers of the United States -- Drama | Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Drama | United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Drama | United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Drama | United States -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Drama | Adams, John, 1735-1826 -- Drama | Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 -- Drama | McCullough, David G. -- Adaptations -- Drama | Founding Fathers of the United States -- Drama | Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Drama | United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Drama | United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Drama | United States -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Drama | 1775-1809Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs. | Biographical television programs. | DVD-Video. | Historical television programs. | Political television programs. | Television adaptations. | Television mini-series. | Television programs for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Biographical television programs. | Drama. | Feature films. | Historical television programs. | History. | Political television programs. | Television adaptations. | Television mini-series. | Television programs for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Television serials. | Historical drama. | Biographical television programs. | Television mini-series. | Historical television programs. | Biographical television programs. | Political television programs. | Television adaptations. | Television programs for the hearing impaired. | Fiction television programs. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Historical -- Television mini-series. | Biographical -- Television mini-series. | Political -- Television mini-series. | Adaptation -- Television mini-series.DDC classification: 791.45/72 Other classification: HS 3005 | NO 2410 Online resources: View cover image provided by Mackin | Connect to IMDb information for this film
Contents:
Join or die / director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis ; Independence / director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis -- Don't tread on me / directors of photography, Danny Cohen, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis ; Reunion / directors of photography, Danny Cohen, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis & Michelle Ashford ; Unite or die / directors of photography, Tak Fujimoto, Danny Cohen ; written by Kirk Ellis -- Unnecessary war / directors of photography, Tak Fujimoto, Danny Cohen ; written by Kirk Ellis ; Peacefield / director of photography, Danny Cohen ; written by Kirk Ellis.
Production Credits: Casting, Kathleen Chipin, Nina Gold ; music, Rob Lane, Joseph Vitarelli ; editor, Melanie Oliver ; production designer, Gemma Jackson ; consulting producer, Graham Yost ; executive producers, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman ; co-executive producers, Kirk Ellis, Frank Doelger.
Awards: Golden Globe awards, 2009: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Giamatti) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Linney) ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television (Wilkinson). | Primetime Emmy Awards, 2008: Outstanding Miniseries ; Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Giamatti) ; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Linney) ; Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Wilkinson) ; Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (Ellis, Independence episode) ; Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie (Fujimoto, Independence episode) ; 7 others.Cast: Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Danny Huston, John Bedford Lloyd, Justin Theroux, Ritchie Coster, Guy Henry, Stephen Dillane, David Morse, �Zeljko Ivanek, John Dossett, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Judith Magre, Steven Hinkle, Madeline Taylor, Neal Huff, Tom Wilkinson, Tom Hollander, Sarah Polley, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Rufus Sewell, Samuel Barnett, Andrew Scott.Summary: While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history.
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In English (5.1) or dubbed Spanish (2.0) dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

Special features: Discs 1-3: Facts are stubborn things⊸: an exclusive onscreen historical guide; disc 3: Documentary: David McCullough : painting with words (a rare and personal glimpse at the life and works of author David McCullough); "The making of 'John Adams'" featurette.

Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Danny Huston, John Bedford Lloyd, Justin Theroux, Ritchie Coster, Guy Henry, Stephen Dillane, David Morse, �Zeljko Ivanek, John Dossett, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Judith Magre, Steven Hinkle, Madeline Taylor, Neal Huff, Tom Wilkinson, Tom Hollander, Sarah Polley, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Rufus Sewell, Samuel Barnett, Andrew Scott.

Casting, Kathleen Chipin, Nina Gold ; music, Rob Lane, Joseph Vitarelli ; editor, Melanie Oliver ; production designer, Gemma Jackson ; consulting producer, Graham Yost ; executive producers, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman ; co-executive producers, Kirk Ellis, Frank Doelger.

Based on the book written by David McCullough.

Originally broadcast on HBO as a seven-part mini-series in 2008.

disc 1. Join or die / director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis ; Independence / director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis -- disc 2. Don't tread on me / directors of photography, Danny Cohen, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis ; Reunion / directors of photography, Danny Cohen, Tak Fujimoto ; written by Kirk Ellis & Michelle Ashford ; Unite or die / directors of photography, Tak Fujimoto, Danny Cohen ; written by Kirk Ellis -- disc 3. Unnecessary war / directors of photography, Tak Fujimoto, Danny Cohen ; written by Kirk Ellis ; Peacefield / director of photography, Danny Cohen ; written by Kirk Ellis.

16.9 widescreen aspect ratio.

While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history.

For private home use only.

TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-14; Canadian home video rating: PG; R�egie du cin�ema rating: Visa g�en�eral, d�econseill�e aux jeunes enfants.

Golden Globe awards, 2009: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Giamatti) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Linney) ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television (Wilkinson).

Primetime Emmy Awards, 2008: Outstanding Miniseries ; Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Giamatti) ; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Linney) ; Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Wilkinson) ; Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (Ellis, Independence episode) ; Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie (Fujimoto, Independence episode) ; 7 others.

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