Mardigian Library
Ask a QuestionMy Library Account
Search Library Catalog - Books, DVDs & More
Limit to available
More Searches
   
Limit results to available items
Find more results:
Search MelCat
  
Mad men. Season one [videorecording] / created by Matthew Weiner ; executive producer, Matthew Weiner ; Lions Gate Television Inc. ; Weiner Bros. ; AMC
Alternate (uniform) Title Mad men (Television program)
Alternate Title Madmen. Season one [videorecording]
Widescreen
Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2008]
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1992.8 .M32 v.1    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Advertising agencies -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Advertising -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Businessmen -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Nineteen sixties -- Drama
Subject Madison Avenue (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama
Subject(s) Television series
Historical television programs
Fiction television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Physical Description 4 videodiscs (ca. 616 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1, 16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Language In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
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
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
Note Originally broadcast on AMC in 2007
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
Not rated
Summary 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
Contents Disc 1. Episode 1. Smoke gets in your eyes [videorecording] / written by Matthew Weiner ; directed by Alan Taylor -- Episode 2. Ladies' room [videorecording] / written by Matthew Weiner ; directed by Alan Taylor -- Episode 3. Marriage of Figaro [videorecording] / written by Tom Palmer ; directed by Ed Bianchi
Disc 2. Episode 4. New Amsterdam [videorecording] / written by Lisa Albert ; directed by Tim Hunter -- Episode 5. 5G [videorecording] / written by Matthew Weiner ; directed by Lesli Linka Glatter -- Episode 6. Babylon [videorecording] / written by Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton ; directed by Andrew Bernstein
Disc 3. Episode 7. Red in the face [videorecording] / written by Bridget Bedard ; directed by Tim Hunter -- Episode 8. The hobo code [videorecording] / written by Chris Provenzano ; directed by Phil Abraham -- Episode 9. Shoot [videorecording] / written by Chris Provenzano and Matthew Weiner ; directed by Paul Feig
Disc 4. Episode 10. Long weekend [videorecording] / written by Bridget Bedard and Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton and Matthew Weiner ; directed by Tim Hunter -- Episode 11. Indian summer[videorecording] / written by Tom Palmer and Matthew Weiner ; directed by Tim Hunter -- Episode 12. Nixon vs. Kennedy [videorecording] / written by Lisa Albert & Andre Jacquemetton & Maria Jacquemetton ; directed by Alan Taylor -- Episode 13. The wheel [videorecording] / written by Matthew Weiner and Robin Veith ; directed by Matthew Weiner
Awards Golden Globes, 2007: Best Television Series-Drama; Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series-Drama (Jon Hamm)
Alternate Author Weiner, Matthew
Taylor, Alan, 1965-
Palmer, Tom
Bianchi, Ed
Albert, Lisa
Hunter, Tim
Glatter, Lesli Linka
Jacquemetton, André
Jacquemetton, Maria
Bernstein, Andrew
Bedard, Bridget
Provenzano, Chris
Abraham, Phil
Feig, Paul
Veith, Robin
Hamm, Jon, 1971-
Moss, Elisabeth, 1983-
Kartheiser, Vincent, 1979-
Jones, January, 1978-
Lions Gate Television (Firm)
Weiner Bros
American Movie Classics Company
Lions Gate Films

Mardigian Library, 4901 Evergreen Rd.
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491 313-593-5400 fax 313-593-5561
ask-a-question@umd.umich.edu
The Regents of the University of Michigan | Non-Discrimination Policy
Copyright © The University of Michigan - Dearborn • 4901 Evergreen Road • Dearborn, Michigan 48128 • 313-593-5000
The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor | The University of Michigan - Flint | SITEMAP | DIRECTORY | CONTACT