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The Newsroom: The Complete Second Season (Blu-Ray)

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Smart, topical, thoughtprovokingand highly entertaining, The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-newsprogram at the fictional Atlantis Cable News (ACN) Network, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbicanchor (Jeff Daniels), executive producer (Emily Mortimer), their newsroom staff (John Gallagher, Jr., Alison Pill,Thomas Sadoski, Olivia Munn, Dev Patel and others), news-division boss (Sam Waterston) and parent-companyCEO (Jane Fonda). Season 2 will take place over a five-day period leading up to Election Day 2012, and will encompass numerous flashbacks to earlier events from 2011 and 2012.



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HBO® premieres the first of nine new episodes of The Newsroom, the one-hour drama created by Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network) and executive produced by Sorkin, Scott Rudin and Alan Poul. Smart, topical, thoughtprovokingand highly entertaining, The Newsroom takes a behind-the-scenes look at a high-rated cable-newsprogram at the fictional Atlantis Cable News (ACN) Network, focusing on the on- and off-camera lives of its acerbicanchor (Jeff Daniels), executive producer (Emily Mortimer), their newsroom staff (John Gallagher, Jr., Alison Pill,Thomas Sadoski, Olivia Munn, Dev Patel and others), news-division boss (Sam Waterston) and parent-companyCEO (Jane Fonda). Season 2 will take place over a five-day period leading up to Election Day 2012, and will encompass numerous flashbacks to earlier events from 2011 and 2012.

One of the seasons major story arcsinvolves a wrongful-termination lawsuit made by a staff member alleged to have doctored a report about a suspiciousU.S. drone strike. As details about the suits origin and aftermath emerge, The Newsroom team continues its quixoticmission to do the news well in the face of corporate and commercial obstacles, and their personal entanglements.

Cast:
Jeff Daniels, Emily Mortimer
Region code:
Region 2
Cert:
15
Format:
Blu-Ray
Genre:
Drama
Run time:
540:00
Audio tack language:
DTS HD-Master Audio 5.1 - English
Subtitle language:
English SDH
No. of Discs:
5
Aspect ratio:
Original Aspect Ratio - 1.78:1
Disc configuration:
BD 50

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