The Word is Out! Just in Time for the Holidays, Genius Products, Inc. Set to Release the Critically Acclaimed Film 'Wordplay' on DVD on November 7th.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- Genius Products, Inc.:
--Incredible Added Value Including Over 85 minutes of Bonus Footage and an exclusive Limited Edition Puzzle Book of the 'Five Greatest Puzzles Ever Made' from The New York New York, state, United States
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--"What's an eight letter word for a non-fiction feature that is witty, wise and wonderful?" - Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal
--"'Wordplay' captures the exhilaration that comes from navigating the ins and outs ins and outs
1. The intricate details of a situation, decision, or process.
2. The windings of a road or path. of complex puzzles. It also celebrates the English language in a way that is stimulating and immensely entertaining." - Claudia Puig, USA Today
Genius Products, Inc. is proud to present "Wordplay," the critically acclaimed documentary, on DVD DVD: see digital versatile disc.
in full digital video disc or digital versatile disc
Type of optical disc. The DVD represents the second generation of compact-disc (CD) technology. for the first time on November 7, 2006. "Wordplay" is an artfully constructed film that provides an in-depth behind the scenes view of the New York Times crossword puzzle and the current and historical creative forces that drive its production. Director Patrick Creadon treats this ordinary form of self-amusement as a spectator sport filled with rugged down-and-acrossers in hot pursuit of attaching words to terse definitions.
"Wordplay" focuses on the man most associated with crossword puzzles, The New York Times puzzle editor and NPR NPR
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"Wordplay" the DVD delivers an experience; it is loaded with over 85 minutes of special features including:
1) Deleted scenes 2) The 'Five Greatest Puzzles Ever Made' Featurette: An inside look into creating puzzles and the tricks of the trade 3) "Every Word," a music video by Gary Louris 4) Waiting for The New York Times - a short film by Patricia Erens 5) Wordplay goes to Sundance 6) Feature commentary with Director Patrick Creadon, New York Times Puzzle Editor, Will Shortz and Crossword Constructor Merle Reagle 7) Interview gallery 8) Wordplay photo gallery
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Director Patrick Creadon introduces us to Will Shortz, NY Times Editor and NPR Puzzle Master and the inner workings of his brilliant and often hilarious contributors. In addition to deconstructing this uniquely American institution, Wordplay takes us through the 28th annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament where almost five hundred competitors battled it out for the title "Crossword Champ" and showed their true colors along the way.
BASICS ------ Price: $24.95 SRP Street Date: November 7, 2006 MPAA Rating: PG Languages: English Subtitles: English, Spanish SDH - Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing Running time: 87 minutes Catalog Number: 79615 UPC: 79615 / 796019 79615 6 Format: 1.66
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