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DVD ; Widescreen.

Tells the story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9786315577178
  • ISBN: 6315577172
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 143 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ; Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : HBO Home Entertainment, [2014]
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally broadcast on television by HBO as a made-for-TV movie in 2014.
Based on the play of the same name by Larry Kramer.
"HBO Home Entertainment."
Special feature: How to Start a War: Behind-the-scenes look at the true story that inspired the film, featuring interviews with Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Larry Kramer, and more.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Cliff Martinez ; editor, Adam Penn ; production designer, Shane Valentino ; director of photography, Danny Moder.
Participant or Performer Note:
Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Jonathan Groff, Jim Parsons, Matt Bomer, Taylor Kitsch, Frank De Julio, Alfred Molina.
Summary, etc.:
Tells the story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.
Target Audience Note:
TV rating: TV-MA.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Note:
In English (5.1), dubbed French (5.1), or dubbed Spanish (2.0); English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: AIDS (Disease) > Drama.
AIDS (Disease) > Patients > Drama.
Gay activists > Drama.
Gay men > Drama.
Homosexuality > Drama.
Gay theater > New York (State) > New York.
Theater > New York (State) > New York.
Film adaptations.
Made-for-TV movies.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Made-for-TV movies.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.


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