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Uniform Title Mildred Pierce (Television program)
Title Mildred Pierce [videorecording] / HBO miniseries presents in association with MGM ; a Killer Films/John Wells production ; a film by Todd Haynes ; teleplay by Todd Haynes & Jon Raymond ; directed by Todd Haynes.

Imprint [United States] : Home Box Office ; Burbank, CA : distributed by Warner Home Video, c2012.

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Mildred    ---  Available
Description 2 videodiscs (344 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Title from container.
Based on the novel by James M. Cain.
Originally broadcast on HBO as a 5 part mini-series in 2011.
Special features include: Audio commentary ; Making of featurette ; Inside the episodes featurette.
Cast Kate Winslet, Guy Pearce, James Legros, Melissa Leo, Brian F. O'Byrne, Evan Rachel Wood.
Summary An intimate portrait of a uniquely independent woman who finds herself newly divorced during the Depression years and struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family. The story explores Mildred's unreasonable devotion to her insatiable daughter Veda, as well as the complex relationship she shares with the indolent men in her life, including her polo-playing lover Monty Beragon and ex-husband Bert Pierce.
Audience Rating: TV-MA.
System Details DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, 2.0 Dolby digital, 16.9, region 1.
Source NAV 1/12 PPL
Language Englis (5.1), French (5.1) & Spanish (2.0) dialogue ; English, French & Spanish subtitles.
Closed captioned.
Subject Mothers and daughters -- Drama.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Drama.
Women -- United States -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Madre e hija -- Teatro.
Crisis economicas -- 1929 -- Teatro.
Mujeres -- Estados Unidos -- Condiciones sociales -- Teatro.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Television mini-series.
Television movies.
Added Author Haynes, Todd, 1961-
Raymond, Jonathan.
Winslet, Kate.
Pearce, Guy, 1967-
LeGros, James.
Leo, Melissa, 1960-
O'Byrne, Brian F.
Wood, Evan Rachel, 1987-
Cain, James M. (James Mallahan), 1892-1977. Mildred Pierce.
Home Box Office (Firm)
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
Killer Films.
ISBN 0780682084
9780780682085
Standard No. 883929201082
Music No. 4000032112 Home Box Office (Container)
2000053818 Home Box Office (disc 1)
2000053819 Home Box Office (disc 2)
1000212822 Home Box Office

 
    
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