- DVD DRAMA (CEN, OSH)
Silent, with some English dialogue; optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, James Cromwell, Penelope Ann Miller, Malcolm McDowell, Missi Pyle, Beth Grant, Ed Lauter, Joel Murray, Ken Davitian, John Goodman.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,
1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for a disturbing image and a crude gesture.
Hollywood, 1927. George Valentin is a silent movie superstar. The advent of the talkies will sound the death knell for his career and see him fall into oblivion. For young extra Peppy Miller, it seems the sky's the limit--major movie stardom awaits. Though their careers are taking different paths, their destinies will become entwined.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
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.