The Resource Freakonomics : [the movie], Magnolia Pictures presents ; a Chad Troutwine presentation ; in association with Cold Fusion Media ; a Green Film Company production ; produced by Chad Troutwine, Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara, (videorecording)

Freakonomics : [the movie], Magnolia Pictures presents ; a Chad Troutwine presentation ; in association with Cold Fusion Media ; a Green Film Company production ; produced by Chad Troutwine, Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara, (videorecording)

Label
Freakonomics : [the movie]
Title
Freakonomics
Title remainder
[the movie]
Statement of responsibility
Magnolia Pictures presents ; a Chad Troutwine presentation ; in association with Cold Fusion Media ; a Green Film Company production ; produced by Chad Troutwine, Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The highly anticipated film version of the phenomenally bestselling book about incentives-based thinking by renowned economists Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. Like the book, the film examines human behavior with provocative and sometimes hilarious case studies, bringing together a dream team of filmmakers responsible for some of the most acclaimed and entertaining documentaries in recent years
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Introduction and transitional segments written and directed by Seth Gordon ; "A roshanda by any other name" written by Jeremy Chilnick & Morgan Spurlock, directed by Morgan Spurlock ; "Pure corruption" written by Peter Bull & Alex Gibney, directed by Alex Gibney ; "It's not always a wonderful life" written and directed by Eugene Jarecki ; "Can a ninth grader be bribed to succeed?" written and directed by Heidi Ewing & Rachel Grady
Dewey number
330
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for elements of violence, sexuality/nudity, drugs, and brief strong language
Language note
  • In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
HB74.P8
LC item number
F74 2011
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1970-
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  • Troutwine, Chad
  • Romano, Chris
  • O'Meara, Dan
  • Gibney, Alex
  • Grady, Rachel
  • Ewing, Heidi E
  • Spurlock, Morgan
  • Jarecki, Eugene
  • Gordon, Seth
  • Levitt, Steven D
  • Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
93
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  • Economics
  • Economics
Technique
live action
Label
Freakonomics : [the movie], Magnolia Pictures presents ; a Chad Troutwine presentation ; in association with Cold Fusion Media ; a Green Film Company production ; produced by Chad Troutwine, Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
  • DVD release of the 2010 motion picture
  • Special features: additional interviews with Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner; producers' commentary with Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara and Chad Troutwine; directors' commentary; HDNet: a look at Freakonomics
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn676839491
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964003568
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
10356
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)676839491
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freakonomics : [the movie], Magnolia Pictures presents ; a Chad Troutwine presentation ; in association with Cold Fusion Media ; a Green Film Company production ; produced by Chad Troutwine, Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
  • DVD release of the 2010 motion picture
  • Special features: additional interviews with Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner; producers' commentary with Chris Romano, Dan O'Meara and Chad Troutwine; directors' commentary; HDNet: a look at Freakonomics
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn676839491
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964003568
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
10356
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)676839491
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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