Hollywoodland on DVD
Ben Affleck (Good Will Hunting,
Academy Award® winner Affleck, along with Academy Award® winner Adrien Brody (King Kong, The Pianist) and Oscar® nominees Diane Lane (The Perfect Storm, Unfaithful) and Bob Hoskins (Who Framed Roger Rabbit), lead a cast in the critically acclaimed account of the strange demise of actor George Reeves, known to a generation of Americans as television’s Superman. The price of celebrity is viewed in a stark light in this compelling retelling of
Allen Coulter (The Sopranos, Sex and the City) makes his feature film directorial debut with a thriller set against the glamour and corruption of 1950s
In Hollywoodland, low-rent private detective Louis Simo (Adrien Brody) is hired to investigate the premature death of
Intriguing Bonus features
The Hollywoodland DVD contains more than a half-hour of exclusive bonus features including:
* Deleted Scenes
* Recreating Old Hollywood - In this piece, the production team demonstrates how they re-created the glamour of the Hollywood of yesteryear. Interviews include ones with the film> ' s production designer, set decorator, costume designer, make-up artists and hair stylists.
* Behind the Headlines - Director Allen Coulter, screenwriter Paul Bernbaum, and other members of the creative team reveal which elements of the film story are based on fact, and what creative liberties they had to take in order to tell the story of the unsolved mystery surrounding George Reeves’ death.
* Hollywood Then and Now -- With help from historians, filmmakers, actors and other experts, explore how Hollywood has changed in the last 60 years, as the similarities and difference between “classic " Hollywood and today’s big city are examined.
* Feature Commentary with Director Allen Coulter
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CAST & FILMMAKERS
Director: Allen Coulter
Written By: Paul Bernbaum
Produced By: Glenn Williamson
Director of Photography: Jonathan Freeman
Film Editor: Michael Berenbaum
Production Designer: Leslie McDonald
Costume Designer: Julie Weiss
Music By: Marcelo Zarvos
Cast: Adrien Brody, Diane Lane, Ben Affleck, Bob Hoskins, Lois Smith, Robin Tunney