The celluloid closet


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Culver City, California : Columbia TriStar Home Video, ©2001.
Digitally mastered full screen version special ed.


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Based on the book by Vito Russo.
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Originally produced in 1995. Released in 1996.
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Special features: Commentary with filmmakers Robert Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Lily Tomlin, author Vito Russo ; bonus trailers ; collection of outtakes ; talent files ; interactive menus ; production notes including letters from Gore Vidal and Charlton Heston ; scene selections ; direct weblink to GLAAD website.
Restrictions on Access
Licensed for individual viewing only.
Creation/Production Credits
Producers, directors, Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman.
Narrator: Lily Tomlin.
Commentary: Tom Hanks, Tony Curtis, Susan Sarandon, Whoopi Goldberg, Harvey Fierstein, Shirley MacLaine, Gore Vidal.
Assembles footage from over 120 films showing the changing face of cinema homosexuality from cruel stereotypes to covert love to the activist cinema of the 1990s. Many actors, writers and commentators provide anecdotes regarding the history of the role of gay men and lesbians on the silver screen.
Target Audience
Rated R.
System Details
DVD format.
System Details
English 2-channel (Dolby surround).
In English with English subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Awards: 5 wins.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Tomlin, L., Epstein, R. P., Friedman, J., Hanks, T., Curtis, T., Sarandon, S., Goldberg, W., Fierstein, H., MacLaine, S., Vidal, G., Heston, C., & Russo, V. (2001). The celluloid closet (Digitally mastered full screen version special ed.). Columbia TriStar Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lily, Tomlin et al.. 2001. The Celluloid Closet. Columbia TriStar Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lily, Tomlin et al.. The Celluloid Closet Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2001.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Tomlin, Lily,, et al. The Celluloid Closet Digitally mastered full screen version special ed., Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2001.

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