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Title Angels in America [videorecording] / HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a Mike Nichols film ; produced by Celia Costas ; screenplay by Tony Kushner ; directed by Mike Nichols.

Published New York, NY : HBO Video, c2004.
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 Law media - Reserve  PN1992.8.F5 A54 2004 DVD     DUE 03-27-07 BILLED
Descript 2 videodiscs (ca. 352 min.) : sd., col. w/b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround.
English or Spanish dialogue, optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Al Pacino, Meryl Streep, Emma Thompson, Mary-Louise Parker, Jeffrey Wright, Justine Kirk, Ben Shenkman, Patrick Wilson, Brian Markinson, James Cromwell.
Director of photography, Stephen Goldblatt ; editors, John Bloom, Antonia Van Drimmelen ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Stuart Wurtzel ; visual effects supervisor, Richard Edlund.
Originally broadcast by HBO in 2003. Miniseries or movie made for television.
Based on the play by Tony Kushner.
Not rated.
Summary Set in 1985. Revolves around two very different men with AIDS, one fictional, one fictionalized. Roy Cohn, personifies all the hypocrisy, delusion and callousness of the official response to the plague. Nothing shakes Roy's lack of empathy: even on his death bed, he's fighting with his gay nurse and taunting the woman he helped put to death, Ethel Rosenberg. The other patient is Prior Walter, who is visited by an angel and deserted by his self-pitying lover, Louis. Louis moves on to a relationship with Joe Pitt, a Mormon lawyer whose closeted homosexuality drives his wife to delusions and brings his mother to New York.
Contents pt. 1. Millenium approaches -- pt. 2. Perestroika.
Subject Angels -- Drama.
AIDS (Disease) -- United States -- Drama.
Gay men -- United States -- Drama.
Ángeles -- Teatro.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Videorecording
Other Author Nichols, Mike.
Pacino, Al, 1940-
Streep, Meryl.
Thompson, Emma.
Parker, Mary-Louise.
Wright, Jeffrey.
Kirk, Justin.
Shenkman, Ben.
Wilson, Patrick, 1973-
Cromwell, James.
Goldblatt, Stephen.
Bloom, John.
Newman, Thomas.
Roth, Ann, 1931-
Wurtzel, Stuart.
Edlund, Richard, 1940-
Kushner, Tony. Angels in America (1993)
HBO Films.
Avenue Pictures.
HBO Video (Firm)
Other Title Millenium approaches.
Perestroika.
ISBN 0783129505