House of Sand & Fog/American Beauty

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Special Features

House of Sand and Fog: Deleted scenes with commentary; Commentary with Ben Kingsley, director Vadim Perelman, and novelist Andre Dubus III; Behind-the-scenes featurette and much more; American Beauty: American Beauty: Look Closer... a fascinating behind-the-scenes featurette with interviews from the award-winning cast and crew; Insightful film commentary with director Sam Mendes and writer Alan Ball; Exclusive storyboard presentation with commentary by Sam Mednes and director of photography Conrad L. Hall; Digital screenplay with corresponding film footage and storyboards (DVD-ROM only); Cast and crew biographies; Two theatrical trailers; Production notes ; Other DVD-ROM exclusives
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2004
  • UPC: 678149181623
  • Rating:

  • Source: Dreamworks Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Theatre Wide-Screen (1.85.1), Cinemascope (2.35:1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / DTS
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, Fran├žais
  • Time: 4:08:00
  • Format: DVD

Scene Index

Side #1 -- House of Sand and Fog
1. Main Title
2. Auction Notice
3. Parallel Lives
4. Living Like Gypsies
5. They Can't Do That
6. Surprise Visit
7. Moving Day
8. Widow's Walk
9. I Want Them Out
10. Fog Rolls In
11. Face to Face
12. Full Disclosure
13. God's Blessings
14. I Have to Go Home
15. Feeling Lost
16. Breakdown
17. Lester Arrives
18. Lions in Our Hearts
19. My Name Is Esmail
20. Penance
21. Peaceful Sleep
22. Final Solution
23. Is This Your House?
24. End Credits
Side #2 -- American Beauty
1. The High Point of My Day (Main Title)
2. Job Description
3. I Will Sell This House Today
4. The Gym
5. Spectacular
6. Welcome to the Neighborhood
7. I'm Just Curious
8. My Personal Hero
9. I Love Root Beer
10. America's Weirdest Home Videos
11. Choking the Bishop
12. I Want to Look Good Naked
13. Mom's Mad
14. An Ordinary Guy With Nothing to Lose
15. The Royal Treatment
16. The Most Beautiful Thing
17. Pass the Asparagus
18. Don't Give Up on Me, Dad
19. Mr. Smarty Man
20. Massive Psychological Damage
21. The Day You Die
22. Smile, You're at Mr. Smiley's
23. You Like Muscles?
24. Our Marriage Is Just for Show
25. You Couldn't Be Ordinary if You Tried
26. I'm Great
27. My Stupid Little Life
28. End Credits
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Side #1 -- House of Sand and Fog
   Play Movie
   Scene Index
      English 5.1 Dolby Digital
      English 2.0 Dolby Surround
      French 5.1 Dolby Digital
      Commentary by Ben Kingsley, Vadim Perelman, and Andre Dubus III: On
      Commentary by Ben Kingsley, Vadim Perelman, and Andre Dubus III: Off
   Special Features
      Commentary by Ben Kingsley, Vadim Perelman, and Andre Dubus III: On
      Commentary by Ben Kingsley, Vadim Perelman, and Andre Dubus III: Off
      Deleted Scenes
         Lester and Kathy
         Behrani and Nadi in Kitchen
         Mexican Restaurant
         Behranis Dine With Lester
         Behrani and Kathy
         Play All
         Director's Commentary by Vadim Perelman: On
         Director's Commentary by Vadim Perelman: Off
      Behind the Scenes
      Shohreh Aghdashloo Audition
      Photo Gallery
         Slide Show With Audio
         Still Gallery
         Jennifer Connelly
         Ben Kingsley
         Ron Eldard
         Shohreh Aghdashloo
         Jonathan Ahdout
         Frances Fisher
         Vadim Perelman
         Michael London
         Shawn Lawrence Otto
         Andre Dubus III
         Jeremiah Samuels
         Roger Deakins
         Maia Javan
         Hala Bahmet
         Lisa Zeno Churgin
         James Horner
      Production Notes
      Commentary Subtitles: English
      Commentary Subtitles: French
      Commentary Subtitles: Spanish
      Commentary Subtitles: None
Side #2 -- American Beauty
   Scene Index
   Special Features
      American Beauty: Look Closer... Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
      Audio Commentary With Director Sam Mendes and Screenwriter Alan Ball
      Storyboard Presentation With Sam Mendes and Director of Photography Conrad L. Hall
      Theatrical Trailer 1
      Theatrical Trailer 2
      Cast & Crew
         Kevin Spacey
         Annette Bening
         Thora Birch
         Mena Suvari
         Wes Bentley
         Chris Cooper
         Allison Janney
         Peter Gallagher
         Scott Bakula
         Sam Robards
         Sam Mendes
         Conrad Hall
         Alan Ball
         Bruce Cohen & Dan Jinks
         Naomi Shohan
         Thomas Newman
      Production Notes
      DVD-ROM Features
      DTS Digital Surround
      5.1 Dolby Digital
      2.0 Dolby Surround
      Commentary With Director Sam Mendes and Screenwriter Alan Ball
      English Only Captions: On
      English Only Captions: Off
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