1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Videodisc release of the 2011 motion picture.
Release date: Jun. 26, 2012.
Special features: blooper reel; "The Artist: the making of an American romance"; Q&A with the filmmakers and cast; "Hollywood as a character: the locations of The Artist"; "The artisans behind The Artist" featurettes.
Director of photography, Guillaume Schiffman ; editors, Anne-Sophie Bion, Michel Hazanavicius ; music, Ludovic Bource.
Jean Dujardin, Berenice Bejo, James Cromwell, Penelope Ann Miller, Malcolm McDowell, Missi Pyle, Beth Grant, Joel Murray, John Goodman.
In 1927, George Valentin is a silent movie superstar. However, the advent of the talkies will kill his career and he will sink into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller, it seems the sky's the limit as major movie stardom awaits. Though their careers are taking different paths their destinies will become entwined.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for a disturbing image and a crude gesture.
DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; full screen (1.33:1)
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
Academy Awards, 2011 for Best Picture, Best Actor (Jean Dujardin), Best Directing (Michel Hazanavicius), Costume Design (Mark Bridges), and Musical Score (Ludovic Bource)