John Adams
(DVD) 

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Hooper, Tom, 1972- television director.
Coatsworth, David, television producer.
Shareshian, Steven, television producer.
Hanks, Tom, television producer.
Goetzman, Gary, 1952- television producer.
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Arcade Free Library - Adult Nonfiction Videos
DVD 791.45 JOHN
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Bloomfield Public Library - DVDs
TV SERIES DVD JOHN
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Clifton Springs Library - Adult DVDs
DVD Bio Adams
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Adams, Abigail, -- 1744-1818 -- Drama.
Adams, Abigail, -- 1744-1818 -- Drama.
Adams, Abigail, -- 1744-1818 -- Teatro.
Adams, John -- 1735-1826
Adams, John, -- 1735-1826 -- Drama.
Adams, John, -- 1735-1826 -- Drama.
Adams, John, -- 1735-1826 -- Teatro.
Adaptation -- Television mini-series.
Adaptation -- Television mini-series.
Adaptations télévisées.
Biographical -- Television mini-series.
Biographical -- Television mini-series.
Biographical television programs.
Biographical television programs.
Biographies télévisées.
DVD-Video.
Fictions politiques télévisées.
Fictions télévisées.
Founding Fathers of the United States -- Drama.
Historical -- Television mini-series.
Historical -- Television mini-series.
Historical drama.
Historical drama.
Historical television programs.
McCullough, David G. -- Adaptations -- Drama.
McCullough, David G. -- Adaptations -- Drama.
Miniséries.
Political -- Television mini-series.
Political -- Television mini-series.
Political television programs.
Presidentes -- Estados Unidos -- Biografâia -- Teatro.
Presidentes -- Estados Unidos -- Biografía -- Teatro.
Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Television adaptations.
Television mini-series.
Television programs for the hearing impaired.
Television serials.
Television serials.
United States -- History -- 1775-1783, Revolution -- Drama.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1775-1783 -- Drama.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809 -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Vidéos pour personnes handicapées auditives.
Émissions historiques télévisées.
Émissions télévisées pour personnes handicapées auditives.

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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
3 videodiscs (approximately 501 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
883929020065, 883929335459, 883929531530, 7321902227726

Notes

General Note
Special features: Discs 1-3: Facts are stubborn thingsı" an exclusive onscreen historical guide; disc 3: Documentary: David McCullough : painting with words (a rare and personal glimpse at the life and works of author David McCullough); "The making of 'John Adams'" featurette
General Note
Based on the book written by David McCullough.
General Note
16.9 widescreen aspect ratio.
Restrictions on Access
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits
Casting, Kathleen Chipin, Nina Gold ; music, Rob Lane, Joseph Vitarelli ; editor, Melanie Oliver ; production designer, Gemma Jackson ; consulting producer, Graham Yost ; executive producers, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman ; co-executive producers, Kirk Ellis, Frank Doelger.
Participants/Performers
Paul Giamatti, Laura Linney, Danny Huston, John Bedford Lloyd, Justin Theroux, Ritchie Coster, Guy Henry, Stephen Dillane, David Morse, Željko Ivanek, John Dossett, Jean-Hugues Anglade, Judith Magre, Steven Hinkle, Madeline Taylor, Neal Huff, Tom Wilkinson, Tom Hollander, Sarah Polley, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Rufus Sewell, Samuel Barnett, Andrew Scott.
Date/Time and Place of Event
Originally broadcast on HBO as a seven-part mini-series in 2008.
Description
While our new nation was suffering attacks from both within and without, John Adams had a vision of a nation of liberty and justice for all. He guided his peers--General George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson--in setting the values and agenda for a glorious, free America. Adams and his wife Abigail refined these ambitious democratic ideals, and their partnership became one of the most moving love stories in American history.
Target Audience
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-14; Canadian home video rating: PG; Régie du cinéma rating: Visa général, déconseillé aux jeunes enfants.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
These DVDs are copy protected and may be played only on licensed devices.
Language
In English (5.1) or dubbed Spanish (2.0) dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards
Golden Globe awards, 2009: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Giamatti) ; Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Linney) ; Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television (Wilkinson).
Awards
Primetime Emmy Awards, 2008: Outstanding Miniseries ; Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Giamatti) ; Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Linney) ; Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a Movie (Wilkinson) ; Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Dramatic Special (Ellis, Independence episode) ; Outstanding Cinematography for a Miniseries or Movie (Fujimoto, Independence episode) ; 7 others.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

(2008). John Adams . HBO Home Entertainment.

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

Tom Hooper et al.. 2008. John Adams. HBO Home Entertainment.

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

Tom Hooper et al.. John Adams HBO Home Entertainment, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Hooper, Tom, et al. John Adams HBO Home Entertainment, 2008.

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