Chicago / screenplay by Bill Condon ; directed by Rob Marshall.
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- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Paramount, 
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Based on the musical play Chicago, directed and choreographed for the stage by Bob Fosse; based on the play by Maurine Dallas Watkins.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features: featurette; commentary.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Dion Beebe ; editor, Martin Walsh ; music, John Kander ; lyrics, Fred Ebb ; original score music, Danny Elfman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, John Myhre ; choreography, Rob Marshall.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Renee Zellweger, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Richard Gere, Queen Latifah, John C. Reily, Lucy Liu, Taye Diggs, Christine Baranski.
At a time when crimes of passion result in celebrity headlines, nightclub sensation Velma Kelly and spotlight-seeking Roxie Hart both find themselves on Chicago's famed Murderess Row. They also share Billy Flynn, the town's slickest lawyer with a talent for turning notorious defendants into local legends.
|Target Audience Note:||
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content and dialogue, violence and thematic elements.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, wide screen; Dolby digital 5.1, 2.0.
English, French or Spanish dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles.
Academy Awards, 2003: Best Motion Picture of the Year (Marty Richards); Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Catherine Zeta Jones); Best Achievement in Editing (Martin Walsh); Best Achievement in Costume Design (Colleen Atwood); Best Achievement in Art Direction (John Myhre, Gordon Sim); Best Achievement in Sound (Michael Minkler, Dominic Tavella, David Lee).
Golden Globes, 2003: Best Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy; Best Performace by an Actor in a Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy (Richard Gere); Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture-Musical or Comedy (Renee Zellweger).
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|Subject:||Chicago (Ill.) > Drama.
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