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Title W. / Lionsgate, Omnilab Media, QED International and Block/Hanson present in association with Emperor Motion Pictures, Millbrook Pictures and Global Entertainment Group a Moritz Borman/Ixtlan production ; written by Stanley Weiser ; directed by Oliver Stone ; produced by Bill Block, Eric Kopeloff, Paul Hanson, Moritz Borman ; executive producer, Albert Yeung ... [and others] ; director of photography, Phedon Papamichael
Edition Widescreen
Published Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2008]


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Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
4 3/4 in
Summary A look at the life of the 43rd president of the United States, from his beginnings as a privileged alcoholic to his becoming a born-again Christian whose belief in religious destiny helped move him to the top ranks of political power. How Christianity turned his life around, how he met and married his wife, and the days before his decision to declare war on Iraq are featured
Notes Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008
Special features: "Dangerous dynasty: the Bush presidency" featurette; "No stranger to controversy: Oliver Stone's George W. Bush" featurette; deleted scenes; audio commentary with director Oliver Stone; theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM: W. research & annotations guide
Credits Co-executive producer, Jon Kilik ; co-produced by Ethan Smith, Suzie Gilbert ; production designer, Derek Hill ; editor, Julie Monroe ; music, Paul Cantelon ; costume designer, Michael Dennison ; visual effects supervisor, John Scheele
Cast Josh Brolin, Elizabeth Banks, Ellen Burstyn, James Cromwell, Richard Dreyfuss, Scott Glenn, Toby Jones, Stacy Keach, Bruce McGill, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, Ioan Gruffudd, Noah Wyle, Dennis Boutsikaris, Michael Gaston, Brent Sexton, Paul Rae, Rob Corddry, Marley Shelton, Colin Hanks, Jason Ritter
Notes Rated: M. Contains: Coarse language, Incidental war footage
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language including sexual references, some alcohol abuse, smoking and brief disturbing war images
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
System requirements for DVD-ROM features: PC or Mac; DVD-ROM drive; Adobe Reader; Windows 98 or higher or Mac OS X or higher
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Subject Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946- -- Drama.
Bush, Laura Welch, 1946- -- Drama.
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2000 -- Drama
Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2004 -- Drama
Iraq War, 2003-2011 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films.
Biographical films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.
Author Weiser, Stanley.
Stone, Oliver.
Block, Bill.
Kopeloff, Eric.
Hanson, Paul (Producer)
Borman, Moritz.
Yeung, Albert.
Papamichael, Phedon.
Brolin, Josh.
Banks, Elizabeth, 1974-
Burstyn, Ellen, 1932-
Cromwell, James.
Dreyfuss, Richard.
Glenn, Scott, 1942-
Jones, Toby, 1967-
Keach, Stacy.
McGill, Bruce, 1950-
Newton, Thandie, 1972-
Wright, Jeffrey.
Gruffudd, Ioan.
Wyle, Noah, 1971-
Boutsikaris, Dennis.
Gaston, Michael.
Sexton, Brent.
Rae, Paul, 1968-
Corddry, Rob.
Shelton, Marley.
Hanks, Colin, 1977-
Ritter, Jason, 1980-
Cantelon, Paul, composer
Lionsgate (Firm)
Omnilab Media (Firm)
QED International.
Emperor Motion Pictures.
Millbrook Pictures.
Global Entertainment Group.
Ixtlan Corporation.