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Melancholia [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures and Zentropa Entertainments27 ApS present ; produced by Meta Louise Foldager, Louise Vesth ; written and directed by Lars von Trier.

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Los Angeles : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2012]

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General Note: Release date: Mar. 13, 2012.
DVD release of the 2011 motion picture.
Special features: About Melancholia ; the universe ; the visual style ; visual effects ; HDNet: a look at Melancholia ; theatrical trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Manuel Alberto Claro ; visual effects supervisor, Peter Hjorth ; editor, Molly Malene Stensgaard.
Participant or Performer Note: Kirsten Dunst, Alexander Skarsgard, Kiefer Sutherland, John Hurt, Charlotte Gainsbourg.
Summary, etc.: In this beautifully filmed movie about the end of the world, Justine and Michael are celebrating their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of her sister Claire , and brother-in-law John. A planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth and threatening to collide. Meanwhile, tensions are mounting and relationships are fraying as the family deals with their fears.
System Details Note: DVD ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Genre: Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Disaster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Science fiction films.

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