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Hidden figures [bluraydisc] / Fox 2000 Pictures presents ; a Chernin Entertainment, Levantine Films production ; produced by Donna Gigliotti, Peter Chernin, Jenno Topping, Pharrell Williams, Theodore Melfi ; screenplay by Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi ; directed by Theodore Melfi.

Contributor Melfi, Theodore, film director, film producer, screenwriter.

Published:Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]

Published:2017

SummaryAs the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes.

Description1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

NoteOriginally released as a motion picture in 2016.

NoteBased on the book by Margot Lee Shetterly.

NoteWidescreen (2.39:1).

NoteSpecial features: Making of featurettes. No limits-the life of Katherine Johnson; Right people for the job; Recreating an era; Spiritual journey-the music of the film; Moving the decimal-honoring Katherine Johnson; deleted scenes; filming in Georgia; gallery; audio commentaries.

NoteMusic, Hans Zimmer, Pharrell Williams, Benjamin Wallfisch ; editor, Peter Teschner ; director of photography, Mandy Walker.

NoteTaraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monae, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Mahershala Ali, Aldis Hodge, Glen Powell.

AudienceRating: PG; for thematic elements and some language.

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Contributor
Melfi, Theodore, film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Schroeder, Allison, screenwriter.
Gigliotti, Donna, film producer.
Chernin, Peter, 1951- film producer.
Topping, Jenno, film producer.
Williams, Pharrell, film producer, composer (expression)
Henson, Taraji P. actor.
Spencer, Octavia, actor.
MonŠe, Janelle, actor.
Costner, Kevin. actor.
Dunst, Kirsten, 1982- actor.
Parsons, Jim, 1973- actor.
Ali, Mahershala, 1974- actor.
Hodge, Aldis, actor.
Powell, Glen, 1988- actor.
Zimmer, Hans, composer (expression)
Wallfisch, Benjamin, composer (expression)
Teschner, Peter, editor of moving image work.
Walker, Mandy, 1963- director of photography.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Lee Shetterly, Margot. Hidden figures.
Fox 2000 Pictures, presenter.
Chernin Entertainment, production company.
Levantine Films. production company.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. publisher.
Subject
United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration -- Officials and employees -- Juvenile films.
Women mathematicians -- United States -- Juvenile films.
African American women -- Juvenile films.
African American mathematicians -- Juvenile films.
Space race -- Juvenile films.
Genre
Blu rays.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.


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