A satire about the American community & American life. Tells the tale of how a man turned his miserable life around & turned everyone else's upside down as a result.
Suburban life -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Universal City, Calif. :DreamWorks Home Entertainment,2000
|Edition||Awards ed., widescreen ed.|
Ball, Alan, 1957-
Newman, Thomas, 1955-
Gallagher, Peter, 1955-
Suvari, Mena, 1979-
Bentley, Wes, 1978-
Cooper, Chris, 1951-
DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Allison Janney, Peter Gallagher, Mena Suvari, Wes Bentley, Chris Cooper.
Director of photography, Conrad L. Hall ; editors, Tariq Anwar, Christopher Greenbury ; music, Thomas Newman.
Rated R; for strong sexuality, language, violence and drug content.
In English; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
DVD release of the 1999 motion picture.
Bonus features: American beauty: look closer ... a behind the scenes featurette; film commentary with director Sam Mendes and writer Alan Ball; storyboard presentation with commentary by Sam Mendes and director of photography, Conrad L. Hall; cast and crew biographies; two theatrical trailers; production notes; additional DVD-ROM features.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen; DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby surround or Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Academy Awards: Best actor (Spacey), Best picture, Best director, Best cinematography, Best original screenplay.
1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.