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The Graduate (2016, original release: 1967)


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Published: [Irvington, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]
Series: Criterion collection.
Edition:  Two-DVD special edition
Description:  2 videodiscs (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded-out insert
ISBN/ISSN: 9781681431123, 1681431122, 9781681431123, 1681431122 :,
Language:  English

Widescreen (2.35:1)

Based on the novel by Charles Webb

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967

Special features: Disc 1: Commentary 1 (2007 commentary featuring director Mike Nichols in conversation with filmmaker Steven Soderbergh); Commentary 2 (1987 audio commentary by film scholar Howard Suber); Trailer. Disc 2: Buck Henry and Lawrence Turman (the screenwriter and producer reminisce about the film); Dustin Hoffman (the actor recalls the making of the film); Sam and Mike (editor Bobbie O'Steen, Sam O'Steen's widow, examines his work through an analysis of the film and his collaboration with the director); Students of "The graduate" (short 2007 documentary features filmmakers, critics, and historians discussing the achievement and influence of the film); "The graduate" at 25 (1992 featurette from the 25th anniversary of the film includes interviews with actors Dustin Hoffman and Katharine Ross, screenwriter Buck Henry and producer Lawrence Turman); Mike Nichols and Barbara Walters (interview aired on NBC's Today show on July 29, 1966, the director discusses his career with Barbara Walters); Paul Simon and Dick Cavett (excerpt from April 9, 1970 episode of The Dick Cavett Show, Paul Simon discusses the music used in the film); Screen tests. Insert includes and essay by journalist and critic Frank Rich

Anne Bancroft, Dustin Hoffman, Katharine Ross, William Daniels, Murray Hamilton, Elizabeth Wilson, Brian Avery, Walter Brooke, Norman Fell, Alice Ghostley, Buck Henry, Marion Lorne

Benjamin Braddock has just finished college and is already lost in a sea of confusion and barely contained angst when he becomes sexually involved with the middle-aged mother of the young woman he's dating

MPAA rating: PG

DVD; NTSC, region 1; monaural; 2.35:1 aspect ratio

English with optional English SDH subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Nichols, Mike, film director, film producer
Levine, Joseph E., film producer
Turman, Lawrence, film producer
Willingham, Calder, 1922-1995, screenwriter
Henry, Buck, screenwriter, actor
Bancroft, Anne, 1931-2005, actor
Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- actor
Ross, Katharine, 1940- actor
Daniels, William, 1927- actor
Hamilton, Murray, actor
Wilson, Elizabeth, 1921-2015, actor
Avery, Brian, actor
Brooke, Walter, actor
Fell, Norman, 1924-1998, actor
Ghostley, Alice, 1926-2007, actor
Lorne, Marion, 1888-1968, actor
Surtees, Robert, director of photography
Sylbert, Richard, production designer
O'Steen, Sam, 1923-2000, editor of moving image work
Nelson, George, 1927-1992, set designer
Zipprodt, Patricia, 1925-1999, costume designer
Simon, Paul, 1941- composer
Grusin, Dave, composer
Soderbergh, Steven, 1963- commentator
Suber, Howard, 1937- commentator
O'Steen, Bobbie, 1952- interviewee (expression)
Walters, Barbara, 1929- interviewer (expression)
Cavett, Dick, interviewer (expression)
Rich, Frank, writer of supplementary textual content
Webb, Charles, 1939-
Simon and Garfunkel,
Embassy Pictures Corp.,
Criterion Collection (Firm),

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