J. Edgar

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Widescreen version.
0780685016, 9780780685017
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1 videodisc (DVD) (137 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 


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Widescreen version.
0780685016, 9780780685017


General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2011.
General Note
Special feature: "J. Edgar, a complicated man," featurette about Hoover and the challenges of creating a period piece.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Tom Stern ; editors, Joel Cox, Gary D. Roach ; music, Clint Eastwood.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Naomi Watts, Judi Dench, Armie Hammer, Josh Lucas, Dermot Mulroney, Jeffrey Donovan, Denis O'Hare.
J. Edgar Hoover was head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nearly 50 years. Hoover was feared, admired, reviled and revered, a man who could distort the truth as easily as he upheld it. His methods were at once ruthless and heroic, with the admiration of the world his most coveted prize. But behind closed doors, he held secrets that would have destroyed his image, his career and his life.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Rated R; for brief strong language.
System Details
DVD; region 1, enhanced for widescreen TVs, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, dual layer.
English and French dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Eastwood, C., Black, D. L., Grazer, B., Lorenz, R., DiCaprio, L., Watts, N., Dench, J., Hammer, A., Lucas, J., & Mulroney, D. J. Edgar (Widescreen version.).

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

Clint Eastwood et al.. J. Edgar. .

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

Clint Eastwood et al.. J. Edgar .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Eastwood, Clint, et al. J. Edgar Widescreen version.,

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