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Title A beautiful mind / directed by Ron Howard.

Published [Australia] : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
Edition Widescreen ; Awards ed.
Physical description 2 videodiscs (PAL)(130 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm
polychrome rdacc
Notes Based on the book by Sylvia Nasar.
"DreamWorks, Universal and Imagine Entertainment present"-- on screen.
Special features: Disc 1 - feature film ; feature commentary with the director or screenwriter ; deleted scenes - with optional director's commentary ; cast and crew biographies ; production notes ; Disc 2 - A Beautiful Partnership: Ron Howard and Brain Grazer ; development of the screenplay ; meeting John Nash ; "Accepting the Nobel Prize in Economics" ; casting Russell Crowe and Jennifer Connelly ; "The Process of Age Progression" ; storyboard comparisons ; creation of the special effects ; scoring the film ; inside A Beautiful Mind ; Academy Awards ; A Beatiful Mind soundtrack ; trailer.
Credits Directer, Ron Howard ; producers, Brian Grazer, Ron Howard ; screenplay, Akiva Goldsman ; music, James Horner.
Performers Russell Crowe, Ed Harris, Jennifer Connelly, Paul Bettany.
Summary Dramatic biography of John Nash, a mathematical genius, who made an astonishing discovery early in his career and stood on the brink of international acclaim. But the handsome and arrogant Nash soon found himself on a painful and harrowing journey of self-discovery. After many years of struggle, he eventually triumphed over his schizophrenia, and finally, late in life, received the Nobel Prize.
Disc characteristics: DVD Region 2,4.
Original Version Originally released as a motion picture: United States : DreamWorks, Universal and Imagine Entertainment, c2001.
System notes DVD.
Language notes Soundtracks in English and Hungarian with subtitles in English and Hungarian. Special features on disc two have an English soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French, German, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian or Swedish.
Notes Winner of Academy Awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Jennifer Connelly, Best Director, Best Picture, Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published -- Winner of BAFTA Film Awards for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Russell Crowe, Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role - Jennifer Connelly -- Winner of Gold Globes for Best Motion Picture - Drama, Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Russell Crowe, Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture - Jennifer Connelly, Best Screenplay - Motion Picture - Akiva Goldsman.
Other author Harris, Ed, 1950-
Howard, Ron, 1954-
Goldsman, Akiva.
Grazer, Brian, 1953-
Crowe, Russell, 1964-
Nasar, Sylvia. Beautiful mind.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
Dreamworks Pictures.
DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)
Subject Nash, John F., Jr., 1928-2015. -- Drama.
Mathematicians -- United States -- Drama.
Schizophrenics -- United States -- Drama.
Feature films -- United States.
Motion pictures, American.
Standard Number 025192145025
ISBN 0783261438
Publisher Number 21450 Universal