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Evan Almighty
Genre: Comedy

Reviewed In Issue 126 (Dec 2007) Of Widescreen Review®

Steve Carell, Morgan Freeman, Lauren Graham, John Goodman, John Michael Higgins, Jimmy Bennett, Wanda Sykes, Jonah Hill & Molly Shannon

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 4
DD Sound Rating: 3.5
DTS Sound Rating: NR
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Critics' Composite Score: 2
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Special Features
Special features include 14 minutes of deleted scenes; three minutes of outtakes; the following featurettes: Ark-itects Of Noah

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Universal Studios Home Entertainment
(Catalog Number): 61028674
(MPAA Rating): PG
(Rating Reason):

For mild rude humor and some peril
(Retail Price): $29.98
(DVD Type): Single Side, Dual Layer (DVD9)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 96
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): No
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2007
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 10/09/07
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): Tom Shadyac
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  WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
Newly elected Junior Congressman, Evan Baxter (Carell) prays that he will be able to

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 2.33:1 DVD generally looks good, with solid black levels and good shadow delineation, and natural-looking fleshtones. Colors are deeply saturated and the color balance tends to be rather dark. Contrast can look slightly overblown at times, but generally looks natural. Details are captured well, and the picture generally looks quite good. Pixilation is not a problem and edge enhancement is not overly obtrusive. (Danny Richelieu)

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