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The Resource The big short, Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; an Adam McKay film ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay, (DVD videorecording)

The big short, Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; an Adam McKay film ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The big short
Title
The big short
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; an Adam McKay film ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The financial meltdown from the perspective of a number of players: Michael Burry, a bizarre autistic-like stock-picking genius, and the first to realize that the market's housing boom is based on a "house of cards" sham; Mark Baum, self-loathing fictional character whose firm picks up insider trading information from a wrong number phone call; Jared Vennet, a smart-aleck broker who confirms the ominous suspicion; and Charlie Gellar and Jamie Shipley, small-time players who hit it big
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Music, Nicholas Britell ; costume designer, Susan Matheson ; editor, Hank Corwin ; production designer, Clayton Hartley ; director of photography, Barry Ackroyd
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language and some sexuality/nudity
Language note
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; optional English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese subtitles; closed-captioned; English audio description track for people with visual disabilities
PerformerNote
Ryan Gosling, Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Brad Pitt, Melissa Leo, Hamish Linklater, Rafe Spall, Jeremy Strong, Marisa Tomei, Finn Wittrock, Karen Gillan, John Magaro
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  • 1968-
  • 1963-
  • 1980-
  • 1974-
  • 1963-
  • 1983-
  • 1984-
  • 1987-
  • 1983-
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  • McKay, Adam
  • Randolph, Charles
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Gardner, Dede
  • Kleiner, Jeremy
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Gosling, Ryan
  • Bale, Christian
  • Carell, Steve
  • Leo, Melissa
  • Linklater, Hamish
  • Spall, Rafe
  • Strong, Jeremy
  • Tomei, Marisa
  • Wittrock, Finn
  • Gillan, Karen
  • Magaro, John
  • Britell, Nicholas
  • Corwin, Hank
  • Ackroyd, Barry
  • Lewis, Michael
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Plan B Entertainment
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
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  • Global Financial Crisis, 2008-2009
  • Financial crises
  • Historical films
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The big short, Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; an Adam McKay film ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the book by Michael Lewis
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015
  • Widescreen
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 minutes)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429240156
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
59176430000
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939716728
  • (OCoLC)ocn939716728
  • 761989
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big short, Paramount Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; an Adam McKay film ; produced by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; screenplay by Charles Randolph and Adam McKay ; directed by Adam McKay, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based upon the book by Michael Lewis
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2015
  • Widescreen
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 minutes)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429240156
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
59176430000
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939716728
  • (OCoLC)ocn939716728
  • 761989
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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