J. Edgar

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Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2012].
Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc
1 Blu-ray disc (137 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 videodisc (137 min. : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.)
MPAA rating: R; for brief strong language.
Blu-ray Drama  1 available


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General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2011.
General Note
Special feature on Blu-ray disc is the featurette "J. Edgar, the most powerful man in the world."
General Note
Warner Bros. Pictures presents an Imagine Entertainment produciton ; a Malpaso production ; directed and produced by Clint Eastwood ; written by Dustin Lance Black ; produced by Brian Grazer, Robert Lorenz.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tom Stern ; editors, Joel Cox, Gary D. Roach ; music, Clint Eastwood.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Naomi Watts, Judi Dench, Armie Hammer, Josh Lucas, Dermot Mulroney, Jeffrey Donovan, Denis O'Hare.
"J. Edgar Hoover, head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years ... was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life"--Container.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for brief strong language.
System Details
Blu-ray disc; 1080p high definition 16x9 2.4:1; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 5.1 (French); requires Blu-ray player.
English and French audio tracks with optional French and Spanish subtitles; optionally subtitled in English for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hammer, A., O'Hare, D. P., Donovan, J., Mulroney, D., Lucas, J., Dench, J., Watts, N., DiCaprio, L., Lorenz, R., Grazer, B., Black, D. L., & Eastwood, C. (2012). J. Edgar (Widescreen ed.). Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Armie Hammer et al.. 2012. J. Edgar. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Armie Hammer et al.. J. Edgar Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hammer, Armie, et al. J. Edgar Widescreen ed., Warner Home Video, 2012.

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