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The Pianist


4.7 out of 5 stars 896 customer reviews

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Nominated for 7 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and winner of 3, The Pianist, stars Oscar winner Adrien Brody in the true-life story of brilliant pianist and composer Wladyslaw Szpilman, the most acclaimed young musician of his time until his promising career was interrupted by the onset of World War II. This powerful, triumphant film follows Szpilman's heroic and inspirational journey of survival with the unlikely help of a sympathetic German officer. A truly unforgettable epic, testifying to both the power of hope and the resiliency of the human spirit, The Pianist is a miraculous tale of survival masterfully brought to life by visionary filmmaker Roman Polanski in his most personal movie ever.

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    • Actors: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox
    • Directors: Roman Polanski
    • Writers: Ronald Harwood
    • Producers: Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde
    • Format: Multiple Formats, AC-3, Color, Dolby, Dubbed, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
    • Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1)
    • Subtitles: French, Spanish
    • Dubbed: French
    • Subtitles for the Hearing Impaired: English
    • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
    • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
    • Number of discs: 1
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    • Studio: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
    • DVD Release Date: August 22, 2006
    • Run Time: 150 minutes
    • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 896 customer reviews
    • ASIN: B000FVQLRA
    • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #17,430 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
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