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Mad Men. Season One

Author: Matthew WeinerAlan TaylorTom Palmer, (Television producer and screenwriter)Ed BianchiLisa AlbertAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2008] ©2008
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the glamorous and ego-driven world of advertising, everyone is selling something and nothing is ever what it seems. Set in 1960 New York, this series reveals the lives of the ruthlessly competitive men and women of Madison Avenue's "Golden Age," where key players make an art of the sell while their private world gets sold. And no one plays the game better than Don Draper, the biggest ad man, and ladies' man, in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Television programs for the hearing impaired
Television serials
Fiction television programs
DVD-Video discs
Drama
Melodrama
DVD
Video
Historical television programs
Television series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Weiner; Alan Taylor; Tom Palmer, (Television producer and screenwriter); Ed Bianchi; Lisa Albert; Tim Hunter; Lesli Linka Glatter; André Jacquemetton; Maria Jacquemetton; Andrew Bernstein; Bridget Bedard; Chris Provenzano; Phil Abraham; Paul Feig; Robin Veith; Jon Hamm; Elisabeth Moss; Vincent Kartheiser; January Jones; Christina Hendricks; Bryan Batt; Michael Gladis; Aaron Staton; Rich Sommer; Maggie Siff; John Slattery; Remy Auberjonois; Darren Pettie; Rosemarie DeWitt; John Cullum; Robert Morse; Dan Bishop; Bob Shaw; Frank G DeMarco; Steve Mason; Bill Roe; Greg Schultz; Jack Lechner; Todd London, (Television producer); Scott Hornbacher; Janie Bryant; John Dunn; David Carbonara; Lions Gate Television (Firm),; Weiner Bros.,; American Movie Classics Company,; Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.),
Language Note: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
OCLC Number: 226246485
Notes: Widescreen Presentation.
Special features: Disc 1. Audio commentaries; Scoring Mad men; Mad men music sampler; Mad men season 2 preview. Disc 2. Audio commentaries; Advertising the American dream; Pictures of elegance. Disc 3. Audio commentaries; Establishing Mad men. Disc 4. Audio commentaries.

Huntingdon College Houghton Memorial Library notes:
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Special features: Disc 1: Audio commentaries; Scoring "Mad men"; "Mad men" music sampler; "Mad men" season 2 preview ; Disc 2: Audio commentaries; Advertising the American dream; Pictures of elegance ; Disc 3: Audio commentaries; Establishing "Mad men" ; Disc 4: Audio commentaries.
Credits: Production designers, Dan Bishop, Bob Shaw ; director of photography, Phil Abraham, Frank G. Demarco, Steve Mason, Bill Roe ; producers, Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton, Lisa Albert, Greg Schultz, Jack Lechner, Todd London, Scott Hornbacher ; costume designers, Janie Bryant, John Dunn ; music by David Carbonara ; co-executive producer, Tom Palmer.
Cast: Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser, January Jones, Christina Hendricks, Bryan Batt, Michael Gladis, Aaron Staton, Rich Sommer, Maggie Siff, John Slattery, Remy Auberjonois, Darren Pettie, Rosemarie Dewitt, John Cullum, Robert Morse.
Event notes: Originally broadcast on AMC in July 19-Oct. 18, 2007.
Awards: Golden Globes, 2007: Best Television Series-Drama; Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series-Drama (Jon Hamm)
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 4 videodiscs (approximately 616 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1, 16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Contents: Disc 1. Episode 1. Smoke gets in your eyes / written by Matthew Weiner ; directed by Alan Taylor --
Episode 2. Ladies' room / written by Matthew Weiner ; directed by Alan Taylor --
Episode 3. Marriage of Figaro / written by Tom Palmer ; directed by Ed Bianchi. Disc 2. Episode 4. New Amsterdam / written by Lisa Albert ; directed by Tim Hunter --
Episode 5. 5G / written by Matthew Weiner ; directed by Lesli Linka Glatter --
Episode 6. Babylon / written by Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton ; directed by Andrew Bernstein. Disc 3. Episode 7. Red in the face / written by Bridget Bedard ; directed by Tim Hunter --
Episode 8. The hobo code / written by Chris Provenzano ; directed by Phil Abraham --
Episode 9. Shoot / written by Chris Provenzano and Matthew Weiner ; directed by Paul Feig. Disc 4. Episode 10. Long weekend / written by Bridget Bedard and Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton and Matthew Weiner ; directed by Tim Hunter --
Episode 11. Indian summer / written by Tom Palmer and Matthew Weiner ; directed by Tim Hunter --
Episode 12. Nixon vs. Kennedy / written by Lisa Albert & Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton ; directed by Alan Taylor --
Episode 13. The wheel / written by Matthew Weiner and Robin Veith ; directed by Matthew Weiner.
Other Titles: Mad men (Television program).
Madmen.
Responsibility: created by Matthew Weiner ; executive producer, Matthew Weiner ; Lions Gate Television Inc. ; Weiner Bros. ; AMC.
Local System Bib Number:
171758

Abstract:

In the glamorous and ego-driven world of advertising, everyone is selling something and nothing is ever what it seems. Set in 1960 New York, this series reveals the lives of the ruthlessly competitive men and women of Madison Avenue's "Golden Age," where key players make an art of the sell while their private world gets sold. And no one plays the game better than Don Draper, the biggest ad man, and ladies' man, in the business.
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