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Title The imitation game / The Weinstein Company presents a Black Bear Pictures production ; a Bristol Automotive production ; produced by Nora Grossman, Ido Ostrowsky, Teddy Schwarzman ; written by Graham Moore ; directed by Morten Tyldum.
Imprint Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2015]

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Subject Turing, Alan, 1912-1954. -- Drama.
Mathematicians -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Enigma cipher system -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Cryptography -- Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Gay men -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Alt Name Tyldum, Morten,
Moore, Graham, 1981-
Grossman, Nora,
Ostrowsky, Ido,
Schwarzman, Teddy, 1979-
Cumberbatch, Benedict, 1976-
Knightley, Keira, 1985-
Goode, Matthew, 1978-
Kinnear, Rory, 1978-
Leech, Allen,
Beard, Matthew, 1989-
Dance, Charles,
Strong, Mark, 1963-
Desplat, Alexandre,
Goldenberg, William,
Faura, Óscar,
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Hodges, Andrew. Alan Turing.
Weinstein Company,
Black Bear Pictures,
Bristol Automotive (Film production firm),
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.,
Alternate Title Container of (work): Imitation game (Motion picture)
Container of (expression): Imitation game (Motion picture). Spanish.
Description 1 videodisc (114 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Motion pictures lcgft
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.39:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Note In English or dubbed Spanish; optional Spanish and English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing [SDH].
Cast Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, Rory Kinnear, Allen Leech, Matthew Beard, Charles Dance, Mark Strong.
Credits Music, Alexandre Desplat ; film editor, William Goldenberg ; director of photography, Óscar Faura.
Note Based on the book "Alan Turing : the enigma" by Andrew Hodges.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Special features: Feature commentary with director Morten Tyldum and screenwriter Graham Moore; The making of The Imitation Game; deleted scenes.
Summary "During the winter of 1952, British authorities entered the home of mathematician, cryptanalyst and war hero Alan Turing to investigate a reported burglary. They instead ended up arresting Turing himself on charges of "gross indecency," an accusation that would lead to his devastating conviction for the criminal offense of homosexuality - little did officials know, they were actually incriminating the pioneer of modern-day computing. Famously leading a motley group of scholars, linguists, chess champions and intelligence officers, he was credited with cracking the so-called unbreakable codes of Germany's World War II Enigma machine. An intense and haunting portrayal of a brilliant, complicated man, "The Imitation Game" a genius who under nail-biting pressure helped to shorten the war and, in turn, save thousands of lives."--Container.
Audience MPAA Rating: PG-13; for some sexual references, mature thematic material and historical smoking.
Awards Academy Award winner, 2014: Best Adapted Screenplay (Graham Moore).
2014 Academy Award nominees include: Best Picture, Best Actor in a Leading Role (Cumberbatch), Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Knightley), Best Director.
ISBN/ISSN 013132622507
Publisher # WC62250 Anchor Bay Entertainment
OCLC # 903224388