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A comedic exploration of the world of Adult Children of Divorce. The film follows a seemingly well-adjusted man who survived the madness of his parents' acrimonious divorce, only to be forced to bring them together for his younger brother's wedding.
"A deliciously dark comedy." -- Juliann Garey, Marie Claire
ADAM SCOTT, AMY POEHLER, JANE LYNCH, RICHARD JENKINS, CATHERINE O'HARA AND JESSICA ALBA STAR IN THE UPROARIOUS COMEDY
ADULT CHILDREN OF DIVORCE
Breakout Sundance Smash Makes an Appointment on Blu-ray(TM) and DVD January 14, 2014
Be the First to Own the Film on Digital January 3, 2014
HOLLYWOOD, Calif.- A "bubbly-smart romantic comedy" (Owen Gleiberman, Entertainment Weekly) boasting an outstanding ensemble cast, the Sundance sensation A.C.O.D. makes its home entertainment debut on Blu-ray, DVD and On Demand January 14, 2014 from Paramount Home Media Distribution. Fans can own the film early on Digital January 3, 2014. A hilarious and relatable farce about relationships, A.C.O.D. is a comedic exploration of the world of Adult Children of Divorce. The film follows a seemingly well-adjusted man who survived the madness of his parents' acrimonious divorce, only to be forced to bring them together for his younger brother's wedding.
A.C.O.D. features an all-star cast of comedic talent including Adam Scott ("Parks and Recreation," Friends with Kids), Amy Poehler ("Parks and Recreation"), Richard Jenkins (Step Brothers), Catherine O'Hara (For Your Consideration), Jessica Alba (Fantastic Four), Jane Lynch ("Glee"), Clark Duke ("The Office") and Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Scott Pilgrim vs. the World). A.C.O.D. marks the directorial debut of Stuart Zicherman, who co-wrote the script with Ben Karlin, a producer and writer on "Modern Family" and previously on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart."
The A.C.O.D. Blu-ray features hilarious faux public service announcements featuring cast members including "Coping with A.C.O.D.," "Be Proud to be an A.C.O.D." and more, plus outtakes with Amy Poehler and a cast and crew discussion about the film. The Blu-ray available for purchase is enabled with UltraViolet(TM), a new way to collect, access and enjoy movies. With UltraViolet, consumers can add movies to their digital collection in the cloud, and then stream or download them - reliably and securely - to a variety of devices. The film will also be available on a single-disc DVD.
The A.C.O.D. Blu-ray is presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English, English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles. The Blu-ray includes access to a digital copy of the film as well as the following special features:
* Public Service Announcements:
o Coping with A.C.O.D.
o Be Proud to be an A.C.O.D.
o Have You Seen a Shaman?
o Are You Awesome?
o What Does A.C.O.D. Stand For?
* Amy Poehler Outtakes
* Cast & Crew Discussion
The A.C.O.D. DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with English 5.1 Dolby Digital, French 5.1 Dolby Digital and Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and English, French and Spanish subtitles.
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Street Date: January 14, 2014
SRP: $39.99 U.S. (Blu-ray)
$29.99 U.S. (DVD)
Runtime: 87 minutes
U.S. Rating: R for language and brief sexual content
Canadian Rating: 14A for sexual content, not recommended for children, mature theme
Paramount Home Entertainment
December 18, 2013, 8:22 am - PR