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On the basis of sex

Author: Mimi LederDaniel StieplemanJonathan King, (Film producer)Robert W CortFelicity JonesAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg, On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts' view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg, to fight the case that catapults her into one  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biographical films
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
DVD-Video discs
Drama
Fiction films
Named Person: Ruth Bader Ginsburg; Martin D Ginsburg; Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mimi Leder; Daniel Stiepleman; Jonathan King, (Film producer); Robert W Cort; Felicity Jones; Armie Hammer; Justin Theroux; Jack Reynor; Cailee Spaeny; Stephen Root; Sam Waterston; Kathy Bates; Wendy Crewson; Chris Mulkey; John Ralston; Gary Werntz; Francis X McCarthy; Ben Carlson, (Actor); Michael Grady, (Cinematographer); Michelle Tesoro; Mychael Danna; Isis Mussenden; Nelson Coates; Participant Media,; Alibaba Pictures,; Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm),
Language Note: English, dubbed French or Spanish dialogue; optional French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); English descriptive video track for people with visual disabilities (DVS).
OCLC Number: 1085364367
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
"Inspired by a true story."
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: A supreme team: the making of On the Basis of Sex ; Legacy of justice; Martin and Ruth: A loving partnership.
Credits: Director of photography, Michael Grady ; editor, Michelle Tesoro ; music, Mychael Danna ; production designer, Nelson Coates ; costume designer, Isis Mussenden.
Cast: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Jack Reynor, Cailee Spaeny, Stephen Root, Sam Waterston, Kathy Bates, Wendy Crewson, Chris Mulkey, John Ralston, Gary Werntz, Francis Xavier McCarthy, Ben Carlson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some language and suggestive content; CHV rating: PG.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0.
Other Titles: On the basis of sex (Motion picture)
On the basis of sex (Motion picture).
On the basis of sex (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Participant Media presents in association with Alibaba Pictures ; a Robert Cort production ; a Mimi Leder film ; producer, Jonathan King ; produced by Robert Cort ; written by Daniel Stiepleman ; directed by Mimi Leder.

Abstract:

Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg, On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts' view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg, to fight the case that catapults her into one of the most important public figures of our time.
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