About Schmidt
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2002
Director: Alexander Payne
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794043-631924
Running time: 2:05 (125 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: June 03, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#114)
Status: Available
Purchase date: April 30, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
WARREN SCHMIDT is about to experience a bittersweet slice of life. Newly retired, he and his wife Helen have big plans to see America - but an unexpected twist changes everything. Now Schmidt is determined to stop his daughter’s wedding to an underachieving waterbed salesman. From meeting the groom’s eccentric parents to sponsoring a Tanzanian foster child, Schmidt sets off on his mission... and gets lost along the road to self-discovery.
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Genres
Comedy
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • New Line Cinema
Media Companies:
 • New Line Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  DTS 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Deleted Scenes
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Closed Captioned
 • Woodmen Tower Sequences
Easter Eggs
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Crew
Direction
Alexander Payne....Director
Writing
Alexander Payne....Screenwriter
Jim Taylor....Screenwriter
Louis Begley....Original Material By
Production
Harry Gittes....Producer
Michael Besman....Producer
Bill Badalato....Executive Producer
Rachael Horovitz....Executive Producer
Cinematography
James Glennon....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Kevin Tent....Film Editor
Music
Rolfe Kent....Composer
Sound
Art Rochester....Production Sound Mixer
Frank Gaeta....Sound Designer
Frank Gaeta....Sound
Patrick Cyccone Jr.....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Adam Jenkins....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Jane Ann Stewart....Production Designer
Wendy Chuck....Costume Designer
Tim Kirkpatrick....Art Director
Pat Tagliaferro....Art Director
Carrie Angland....Make-up Artist
Jeanne Van Phue....Make-up Artist
Danielle Cunningham....Make-up Artist
Jeannine Bourdaghs....Costume Designer
Erik Henry....Visual Effects
Cast
Jack Nicholson....Warren Schmidt
Kathy Bates....Roberta Hertzel
Hope Davis....Jeannie Schmidt
Dermot Mulroney....Randall Hertzel
June Squibb....Helen Schmidt
Howard Hesseman....Larry Hertzel
Harry Groener....John Rusk
Connie Ray....Vicki Rusk
Len Cariou....Ray Nichols
Mark Venhuizen....Duncan Hertzel
Cheryl Hamada....Saundra
Phil Reeves....Minister in Denver
Matt Winston....Gary Nordin (Warren's Replacement)
James Micheal Connor....Randall's Best Man
Jill Anderson....Bridesmaid Reading St. Paul
Vaughan Wenzel....Man Mourning Helen
Judith Kathryn Hart....Woman Mourning Helen
Marilyn Tipp....Neighbor Lady
Reverend Robert Kem....Priest in Omaha
Melissa Hanna....Dairy Queen Employee
Tung Ha....Frat Kid
James J. Crawley....Other Frat Kid
Mary Beth Nelson....Bartender
Stephen Heller....Tire Store Employee
Lester Kills Crow....Native American Cashier
Thomas Michael Belford....Funeral Director
McKenna Gibson....Six-year-old Jeannie
Emily McNaughton....Twelve-year-old Jeannie
Beth Heimann....Wedding Singer #1
Linda Wilmot....Wedding Singer #2
Chris Huse....Chuck Woodard (uncredited)
Angela Lansbury....Herself (uncredited, voice)
Rush Limbaugh....Himself (uncredited, voice)
Abdallah Mtulu....Ndugu (uncredited)
Michael Tolochko....Surly Neighbor Taking Trash Out (uncredited)