The big short
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Published
Hollywood, California : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2016].
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language and some sexuality/nudity ; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A.
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Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (130 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
032429240156

Notes

General Note
Wide screen version enhanced for 16:9 TVs.
General Note
Based upon the book by Michael Lewis.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015.
Creation/Production Credits
Music, Nicholas Britell ; costume designer, Susan Matheson ; editor, Hank Corwin ; production designer, Clayton Hartley ; director of photography, Barry Ackroyd.
Participants/Performers
Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Brad Pitt, Melissa Leo, Hamish Linklater, Rafe Spall, Jeremy Strong, Marisa Tomei, Finn Wittrock, Karen Gillan, John Magaro.
Description
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language and some sexuality/nudity ; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A.
System Details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; optional English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned; English audio description track for people with visual disabilities.
Awards
Academy Awards, 2015: Best writing, adapted screenplay (Adam McKay)
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

McKay, A., Randolph, C., Pitt, B., Gardner, D., Kleiner, J., Milchan, A., Gosling, R., Bale, C., Carell, S., Leo, M., Linklater, H., Spall, R., Strong, J., Tomei, M., Wittrock, F., Gillan, K., Magaro, J., Britell, N., Corwin, H., Hartley, C. R., Ackroyd, B., & Lewis, M. (2016). The big short. Widescreen ed. Hollywood, California: Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Adam McKay et al.. 2016. The Big Short. Hollywood, California: Paramount Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Adam McKay et al., The Big Short. Hollywood, California: Paramount Home Entertainment, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

McKay, Adam, et al. The Big Short. Widescreen ed. Hollywood, California: Paramount Home Entertainment, 2016. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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