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Title The big short [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; an Adam McKay film ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay.

Publication Info. Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2016]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD Big Short    ---  Available
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Big    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (130 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
widescreen 24 fps rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Motion picture
Note [SM]
Adapted from the book by Michael Lewis.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.
Credits Music, Nicholas Britell ; costume designer, Susan Matheson ; editor, Hank Corwin ; production designer, Clayton Hartley ; director of photography, Barry Ackroyd.
Cast Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Brad Pitt, Marisa Tomei, Finn Wittrock, Karen Gillan, John Magaro.
Summary The financial meltdown from the perspective of a number of players: Michael Burry, a bizarre autistic-like stock-picking genius, and the first to realize that the market's housing boom is based on a "house of cards" sham; Mark Baum, self-loathing fictional character whose firm picks up insider trading information from a wrong number phone call; Jared Vennet, a smart-aleck broker who confirms the ominous suspicion; and Charlie Gellar and Jamie Shipley, small-time players who hit it big.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language and some sexuality/nudity.
System Details DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Source Ama 06.2016 PARS
Language In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned; English audio description track for people with visual disabilities.
Subject DVD-Video discs.
DVD-Video discs.
Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009 -- Drama.
Financial crises -- United States -- 21st century -- Drama.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 2001-2009 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author McKay, Adam, 1968- film director, screenwriter.
Randolph, Charles, screenwriter.
Pitt, Brad, 1963- film producer, actor.
Gardner, Dede, film producer.
Kleiner, Jeremy, 1976- film producer.
Milchan, Arnon, film producer.
Gosling, Ryan, 1980- actor.
Bale, Christian, 1974- actor.
Carell, Steve, 1963- actor.
Tomei, Marisa.
Magaro, John, 1983- actor.
Wittrock, Finn, 1984- actor.
Gillan, Karen, 1987- actor.
Britell, Nicholas, 1980- composer.
Corwin, Hank, film editor.
Ackroyd, Barry, cinematographer.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Lewis, Michael (Michael M.), Big short.
Paramount Pictures Corporation, presenter.
Regency Enterprises, presenter.
Plan B Entertainment, production company.
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Container of (work): Big short (Motion picture)
Container of (expression): Big short (Motion picture). French.
Container of (expression): Big short (Motion picture). Spanish.
Standard No. 032429240156
Music No. 59176430000 Paramount Pictures

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