Too big to fail

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New York, NY : HBO, [2012].
0780683013, 9780780683013
Rated: TV-MA.


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New York, NY : HBO, [2012].
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2 videodiscs : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
0780683013, 9780780683013


General Note
Collection includes feature film (98 min.) in 3 media versions: Blu-ray, DVD, and digital copy.
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Originally broadcast as an HBO original movie on May 23, 2011.
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Based on the book written by Andrew Ross Sorkin.
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Blu-ray special features include featurettes The making of Too big to fail, Opening the vault on the financial crisis, Timeline of the crisis.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Kramer Morgenthau ; editors, Plummy Tucker and Barbara Tulliver ; music, Marcelo Zarvos.
James Woods, William Hurt, John Heard, Cynthia Nixon, Paul Giamatti, Tony Shalhoub, Edward Asner, Billy Crudup, Topher Grace, Kathy Baker.
Chronicles the financial meltdown of 2008 and centers on Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson.
Target Audience
Rated: TV-MA.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 or 2.0 audio; widescreen.
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Blu-ray disc; region A; 1080p HD; aspect ratio: 16:9 (1.78:1); DTS-HD MA (English), DTS Digital Surround 5.1 (French), or DTS Digital Surround 2.0 (Spanish) sound formats; requires Blu-player.
In English, French or Spanish; with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese or Korean; closed-captioned.
Cinema Audio Society, 2012: C.A.S. Award for Outstanding Achievement in Sound Mixing for Television Movies and Mini-Series. Writers Guild of America, 2012: WGA Award (TV) for Long Form -- Adapted (Peter Gould). Screen Actors Guild Awards 2012: Actor for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries (Paul Giamatti).
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Hanson, C., Gould, P., Sorkin, A. R., Woods, J., Hurt, W., Heard, J., Nixon, C., Giamatti, P., Shalhoub, T., Asner, E., Crudup, B., Grace, T., Swerdlow, E., & Sorkin, A. R. (2012). Too big to fail (Blu-ray, DVD, digital copy [edition].). HBO.

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

Curtis, Hanson et al.. 2012. Too Big to Fail. New York, NY: HBO.

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

Curtis, Hanson et al.. Too Big to Fail New York, NY: HBO, 2012.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hanson, Curtis,, et al. Too Big to Fail Blu-ray, DVD, digital copy [edition]., HBO, 2012.

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