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State of Play

Cal McCaffrey (Russell Crowe) is well on the road to a successful career in political journalism until he gets involved in a story about his friend, Congressman Stephen Collins (Ben Affleck). As the investigative reporter delves deeper, secrets of murder and conspiracy are revealed, which proves Capitol Hill can indeed be a slippery slope. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C+
Violence: C-
Sexual Content: C+
Language: D
Drugs/Alcohol: C-
Run Time: 127
Theater Release: 17 Apr 2009
Video Release: 01 Sep 2009
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Home Video Extra Features

Release Date: 1 September 2009

State of Playon DVD is presented in widescreen, with audio tracks in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish). Subtitles are available in English, SDH, French and Spanish.

Additional Release Materials:

- Deleted Scene

- Featurette: The Making of State of Play

State of Play on Blu-ray offers audio tracks in DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 (English) and DTS 5.1 Surround (French and Spanish), with subtitles in English, SDH, French and Spanish.

Additional Release Material:

- Deleted Scene

- My Scene

- Featurette: The Making of State of Play

- U Control (Picture in Picture and Washington, D.C. Locations)

- Interactive Features: BD Live (Download Center and My Scenes Sharing)

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