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“Touching, intensely human, and perfect for the moment.”
— Brian Formo, Collider.com
“20th Century Women lovingly celebrates
the richness and complexity of women.”
— The Hollywood Reporter
ACADEMY AWARD® NOMINEE
FOR BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY
20th Century Women
Golden Globe®-Nominated Film
(Best Motion Picture and Best Actress
– Musical or Comedy)
About Family, Love, and Freedom
Arrives on Blu-ray™ & DVD on March 28
SANTA MONICA, CA (January 26, 2017) – Golden Globe® winner Annette Bening (The Kids Are All Right, Being Julia) stars in the transformative and insightful film, 20th Century Women, arriving on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD) and DVD March 28 from Lionsgate. Oscar®-nominated for Best Original Screenplay and nominated for two Golden Globes® (Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy and Best Actress – Musical or Comedy for Bening), 20th Century Women is a cinematic love letter to the people who raise us and the times that shape us. The true-to-life story inspired by acclaimed writer/director Mike Mills’s (Beginners) mother also stars Elle Fanning (Maleficent), Greta Gerwig (Frances Ha), Lucas Jade Zumann (Sinister 2), and Billy Crudup (Almost Famous). Theatrically released by A24 and Rotten Tomatoes Certified Fresh, the “impressive and moving” (The Playlist) celebration of family, womanhood, love, and freedom is a must-see film for all generations.
Set in 1979 Santa Barbara, 20th Century Women follows Dorothea (Bening), a determined single mother in her mid-50s who is raising her adolescent son, Jamie (Zumann), at a time brimming with cultural change. When Dorothea enlists the help of two younger women — Abbie (Gerwig), a punk artist boarding in Fields’s home; and Julie (Elle Fanning), savvy teenage neighbor. Along with William (Crudup), a bohemian handyman who rooms in Dorothea’s house, they form a makeshift family forms that inspires them for the rest of their lives.
The 20th Century Women Blu-ray and DVD include an audio commentary with writer/director Mike Mills and two featurettes looking at the making of the film and the cast that brought it to life. 20th Century Women will be available on Blu-ray and DVD for $24.99 and $19.98, respectively.
BLU-RAY / DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*
Audio Commentary with Writer/Director Mike Mills
“Making 20th Century Women” Featurette
“20th Century Cast” Featurette
Year of Production: 2016
Title Copyright: 20th Century Women © 2016 Modern People, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials © 2017 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Theatrical Release
Rating: R for sexual material, language, some nudity and brief drug use
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Subtitles: Spanish and English SDH
Feature Run Time: 118 minutes
Blu-ray™ Format: 1080p High Definition, 16x9 Widescreen (2.00:1) Presentation
DVD Format: 16x9 Widescreen (2.00:1) Presentation
Blu-ray™ Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio™
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio