The normal heart / HBO Films presents ; a Plan B Entertainment production ; a Blumhouse production ; in association with Ryan Murphy Productions ; produced by Scott Ferguson ; screenplay by Larry Kramer ; directed by Ryan Murphy.

[New York, NY] : Home Box Office, [2014]
1 videodisc (approximately 143 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2014]

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AIDS (Disease) -- Drama.
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Drama.
Gay activists -- Drama.
AIDS activists -- Drama.
Gay men -- Drama.
Homosexuality -- Drama.
Made-for-TV movies.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
In English (5.1), dubbed French (5.1), or dubbed Spanish (2.0); English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
digital optical stereo Dolby Digital 2.0
widescreen (16:9) 24 fps
video file DVD video Region 1
This HBO Films drama tells the dramatic, poignant and often-exasperating story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early 1980s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.
Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Jonathan Groff, Jim Parsons, Matt Bomer, Taylor Kitsch, Frank De Julio, Alfred Molina.
Music, Cliff Martinez ; editor, Adam Penn ; director of photography, Danny Moder.
Originally broadcast on television by HBO as a made-for-TV movie in 2014.
Based on the play of the same name by Larry Kramer.
"HBO Home Entertainment."
Special feature: How to Start a War: Behind-the-scenes look at the true story that inspired the film, featuring interviews with Julia Roberts, Mark Ruffalo, Larry Kramer, and more.
Murphy, Ryan, 1965- film director., Director
Kramer, Larry, screenwriter., Screenwriter
Ferguson, Scott, film producer., Producer
Roberts, Julia, 1967- actor., Actor
Ruffalo, Mark, actor., Actor
Groff, Jonathan, actor., Actor
Parsons, Jim, 1973- actor., Actor
Bomer, Matthew, 1977- actor., Actor
Kitsch, Taylor, 1981- actor., Actor
De Julio, Frank, 1986- actor., Actor
Molina, Alfred, 1953- actor., Actor
Martinez, Cliff, composer., Composer
Penn, Adam, editor of moving image work., Editor
Moder, Danny, 1969- cinematographer., Cinematographer
HBO Films, presenter., Presenter
Plan B Entertainment, production company., Producer
Blumhouse Productions, production company., Producer
Ryan Murphy Productions, production company., Producer
Home Box Office (Firm), broadcaster, publisher., Broadcaster, Publisher
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor., Distributor
HBO Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor., Distributor
Publisher Number:
1000498053 Home Box Office
2000100517 Home Box Office
3000059241 Home Box Office