Young Adult
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2011
Director: Jason Reitman
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 097361-463940
Running time: 1:34 (94 Min.)
Casetype: HD Slim
Format: 1.85:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: March 13, 2012
Collection type: Owned (#2504)
Status: Available
Purchase date: October 07, 2012
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Teen lit writer and one-time prom queen Mavis Gary (Academy Award®-winner* Charlize Theron) returns home determined to recapture her fading glory by winning back her married high school sweetheart. But her unlikely plan sends Mavis' life spiraling further out of control, until she forms an unlikely bond with another old classmate who forces her to face adulthood's harsh realities. Critics rave this darkly hilarious film from Academy Award®-winning** Writer Diablo Cody and Academy Award® nominated† Director Jason Reitman is "brilliant and brave" (A.O. Scott, THE NEW YORK TIMES).

*Best Actress, Monster, 2003.
**Best Original Screenplay, Juno, 2007.
†Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Director, Up in the Air, 2009.
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Genres
Comedy
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Paramount Pictures
 • Mandate Pictures
 • Mr. Mudd
Media Companies:
 • Paramount Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  DTS HD Master Audio 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital 5.1
Audio Descriptive  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Portuguese
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Interviews
 • Digital Copy
Crew
Direction
Jason Reitman....Director
Writing
Diablo Cody....Writer
Production
Nathan Kahane....Executive Producer
John Malkovich....Executive Producer
Steven Rales....Executive Producer
Helen Estabrook....Executive Producer
Lianne Halfon....Producer
Russell Smith....Producer
Diablo Cody....Producer
Mason Novick....Producer
Jason Reitman....Producer
Cinematography
Eric Steelberg....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Dana E. Glauberman....Film Editor
Music
Rolfe Kent....Composer
Sound
Ken Ishii....Production Sound Mixer
Warren Shaw....Supervising Sound Editor
Perry Robertson....Supervising Sound Editor
Scott Sanders....Supervising Sound Editor
Michael Barry....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Eric Hirsch....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
David Robinson....Costume Designer
Kevin Thompson....Production Designer
Michael Ahern....Art Director
Nuria Sitja....Make-up Artist
Mary R. Aaron....Make-up Artist
Cast
Charlize Theron....Mavis Gary
Patton Oswalt....Matt Freehauf
Patrick Wilson....Buddy Slade
Elizabeth Reaser....Beth Slade
Collette Wolfe....Sandra Freehauf
Jill Eikenberry....Hedda Gary
Richard Bekins....David Gary
Mary Beth Hurt....Jan
Kate Nowlin....Marry Ellen Trantowski
Jenny Dare Paulin....Nipple Confusion Bassist
Rebecca Hart....Nipple Confusion Guitarist
Louisa Krause....Front Desk Girl
Elizabeth Ward Land....Sales Lady
Brian McElhaney....Book Associate
Hettienne Park....Vicki
John Forest....Wheelchair Mike
Rightor Doyle....Babysitter
Brady Smith....Date Man
Timothy Young....Champions Server
Teen Employees
Erin Darke
Jee Young Han
Girls
Ella Rae Peck
Aleisha Lanae Allen
Matt Wilson....Teenage Clerk
Orlagh Cassidy....Party Guest
Charles Techman....Parking Attendant
Emily Meade....Denny's Waitress
Neil Hellegers....Young Dad
Michael Nathanson....Champions Greeter
J. K. Simmons....Mavis' Publisher (uncredited, voice)