The Passion of Ayn Rand

Overview

Christopher Menaul's The Passion of Ayn Rand comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed-captioned. Supplemental materials include biographies of the cast and the historical people they portray, interviews with the cast and crew, a photo gallery, an explanation of Rand's philosophy of Objectivism, and web links to sites about ...
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Overview

Christopher Menaul's The Passion of Ayn Rand comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are no subtitles, but the soundtrack is closed-captioned. Supplemental materials include biographies of the cast and the historical people they portray, interviews with the cast and crew, a photo gallery, an explanation of Rand's philosophy of Objectivism, and web links to sites about Objectivism. This is a superb disc for Rand enthusiasts, or anyone looking to learn more about this influential writer.
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Special Features

Biographies and interviews; Scene selection; Photo gallery; Philosophy and definition of objectivism; Links to websites on objectivism; Closed captioning
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 2/20/2001
  • UPC: 758445103526
  • Original Release: 1999
  • Rating:

  • Source: Showtime Ent.
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:45:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 33,618

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Helen Mirren Ayn Rand
Eric Stoltz Nathaniel Branden
Julie Delpy Barbara Branden
Peter Fonda Frank O'Connor
Tom McCamus Richard
Sybil Temchen Caroline
Don McKellar Richard
David Ferry Alfred
Technical Credits
Christopher Menaul Director
Jeff Beal Score Composer
Edward Bonutto Art Director
Doug Chapin Executive Producer
Peter Cran Producer
Peter Crane Producer
Mary Gallagher Screenwriter
Lindsey Hermer-Bell Production Designer
Steven Hewitt Executive Producer
Diane Kerbel Casting
Beth Klein Casting
Howard Korder Screenwriter
Barry Krost Executive Producer
Marilyn Lewis Executive Producer
Dave Martin Editor
Resa McConaghy Costumes/Costume Designer
Irwin Meyer Executive Producer
Ron Orieux Cinematographer
Brendan Smith Set Decoration/Design
Linda Curran Wexelblatt Producer
Michael Zenon Asst. Director
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Scene Index

Side #1
0. Scenes
1. Tell me your principles [6:32]
2. Your ideal man [12:13]
3. A radical for capitalism [6:56]
4. A change of scenery [7:37]
5. We are not lesser people [9:15]
6. Disembodied minds [8:46]
7. I finished the book [9:43]
8. This can never happen [7:57]
9. A difficult situation [9:40]
10. I have given it everything [9:18]
11. You should have loved me [9:21]
12. The nature of love [7:00]
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Menu

Side #1
   Play
   Special Features
      Biographies
         Ayn Rand
         Barbara Branden
         Julie Delpy
         Peter Fonda
         Chris Menaul
         Helen Mirren
         Eric Stoltz
      Gallery
      Philosophy
      Web Resources
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