1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Based on the novel by Richard Yates.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Commentary; deleted scenes; featurette.
Director of photography, Roger Deakins ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, Thomas Newman.
Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Kathy Bates, Michael Shannon, Kathryn Hahn, David Harbour, Dylan Baker, Richard Easton, Zoe Kazan, Jay O. Sanders.
Frank and April Wheeler live a life that appears to be perfect. They live in the Connecticut suburbs with two young children. Frank commutes to New York City where he works in an office job that he hates. April is a housewife who forgoes her dream of being an actress. April suggests that they move to Paris as a means to rejuvenate their life. Initially skeptical, Frank ultimately agrees to April's plan. When circumstances change around the Wheelers, April decides she will do whatever she has to to get herself out of her unhappy existence.
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content/nudity.
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
English, dubbed Fench or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Golden Globes (2009): Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama (Winslet)
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