Spotlight / directed by Tom McCarthy ; written by Josh Singer & Tom McCarthy ; produced by Michael Sugar, Steve Golin ; produced by Nicole Rocklin, Blye Pagon Faust ; executive producers, Jeff Skoll, Jonathan King, Pierre Omidyar ; executive producers, Michael Bederman, Bard Dorros, Josh Singer ; executive producers, Tom Ortenberg, Peter Lawson, Xavier Marchand ; Open Road Films presents in association with Participant Media and First Look Media ; an Anonymous Content production ; a Rocklin/Faust production.

Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016] , ©2016
1 videodisc (129 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Catholic Church -- Clergy -- Sexual behavior -- Drama.
Boston globe -- Drama.
Globe Newspaper Co. -- Drama.
Investigative reporting -- Drama.
Child sexual abuse -- Investigation -- Drama.
Boston (Mass.) -- Drama.
Biographical films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Historical fims.
In English, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Closed-captioned in English.
System Details:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
The riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world's oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper's tenacious 'Spotlight' team of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment.
Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian D'Arcy James, Stanley Tucci, Billy Crudup, Paul Guilfoyle, Jamey Sheridan, Len Cariou, Neal Huff, Michael Cyril Creighton, Michael Countryman.
Director of photography, Masanobu Takayanagi ; production designer, Stephen Carter ; editor, Tom McArdle ; costume designer, Wendy Chuck ; music by Howard Shore.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: Uncovering the truth: A spotlight team roundtable; Spotlight: a look inside; The state of journalism.
Academy Awards 2016 for Best Motion Picture and Best Writing Original Screenplay; BAFTA Award for Best Original Screenplay; Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture; AFI Award for Movie of the Year.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
McCarthy, Tom, 1966- film director, screenwriter., Director, Screenwriter
Singer, Josh, screenwriter, film producer., Screenwriter, Producer
Sugar, Michael, film producer., Producer
Golin, Steve, film producer., Producer
Rocklin, Nicole, 1979- film producer., Producer
Faust, Blye Pagon, film producer., Producer
Skoll, Jeff, film producer., Producer
King, Jonathan (Film producer), film producer., Producer
Omidyar, Pierre, film producer., Producer
Bederman, Michael, film producer., Producer
Dorros, Bard, film producer., Producer
Ortenberg, Tom, 1960- film producer., Producer
Lawson, Peter (Film producer), film producer., Producer
Marchand, Xavier (Film producer), film producer., Producer
Ruffalo, Mark, actor., Actor
Keaton, Michael, 1951- actor., Actor
McAdams, Rachel, 1978- actor., Actor
Schreiber, Liev, actor., Actor
Slattery, John, 1963- actor., Actor
James, Brian D'Arcy, actor., Actor
Tucci, Stanley, actor., Actor
Crudup, Billy, 1968- actor., Actor
Guilfoyle, Paul, actor., Actor
Sheridan, Jamey, actor., Actor
Cariou, Len, actor., Actor
Huff, Neal, actor., Actor
Creighton, Michael Cyril, actor., Actor
Countryman, Michael, actor., Actor
Takayanagi, Masanobu, director of photography., Cinematographer
Carter, Stephen (Stephen H.), production designer., Production personnel
McArdle, Tom (Film editor), editor of moving image work., Editor
Chuck, Wendy, costume designer., Costume designer
Shore, Howard, composer (expression), Composer
Open Road Films, presenter., Presenter
Participant Media, presenter., Presenter
First Look Media (Firm), presenter., Presenter
Anonymous Content (Firm), production company., Production company
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher., Publisher
Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
Publisher Number:
55174890 Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy