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The Truman Show

Author: Scott RudinPeter WeirAndrew NiccolAdam SchroederEdward S FeldmanAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Secondary (senior high) school : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Special edView all editions and formats
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[An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank,] "is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly 'normal' life is. What he doesn't realize -- just yet -- is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see!"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Fantasy films
Juvenile works
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Rudin; Peter Weir; Andrew Niccol; Adam Schroeder; Edward S Feldman; Lynn Pleshette; Burkhard Dallwitz; Peter Biziou; Micheal J McAlister; Dennis Gassner; Jim Carrey; Laura Linney; Noah Emmerich; Natascha McElhone; Holland Taylor; Ed Harris; Brian Delate; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1415713138 9781415713136
Language Note: In English (2.0 or 5.1 surround); optional dubbed French language audio track (2.0 surround); optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
OCLC Number: 61126754
Notes: Copyright 2006 by Paramount Pictures--Videodisc.
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1998.
Credits: Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; production designer, Dennis Gassner ; editors, William Anderson, Lee Smith ; music, Burkhard Dallwitz ; costume designer, Marilyn Matthews ; casting by Howard Feuer ; visual effects supervisor, Michael J. McAlister.
Cast: Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, Noah Emmerich, Natascha McElhone, Holland Taylor, Ed Harris, Brian Delate.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG for thematic elements and mild language.
Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 or 5.1 surround.
Contents: Special features: "How's it going to end? The making of the Truman show" [2 part documentary] (42 min.); "Faux finishing, the visual effects of the Truman show" (14 min.); deleted/extended scenes (13 min.); photo gallery; theatrical trailers (5 min.); TV spots (1 min.).
Other Titles: Truman show (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents ; a Scott Rudin production ; executive producer, Lynn Pleshette ; produced by Scott Rudin, Andrew Niccol, Edward S. Feldman, Adam Schroeder ; written by Andrew Niccol ; directed by Peter Weir.

Abstract:

[An insurance salesman, Truman Burbank,] "is about to discover just how abnormal his seemingly 'normal' life is. What he doesn't realize -- just yet -- is that his whole life is a reality TV show, televised and broadcast for the world to see!"--Container.
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Un film humain

by demonitcheskiy (WorldCat user published 2015-12-07) Good Permalink

The Truman show est un très bon film qui nous fait nous interroger sur le pouvoir des télé-réalité mais également de l'aliénation lié à ce genre de pratiques culturel. Le film nous plonge dans sa thématique avec beaucoup d'humour....
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