- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 43 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: May 23, 2006
- Originally Released: 2005
- Label: Weinstein Company
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Closed Caption - English
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
- Subtitles - Spanish - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Bonus Footage: Behind the Scenes of the making of the music video
- Music Video: DOLLY PARTON - "Travelin' Through"
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Movieline's Hollywood Life - 11/01/2005
"Huffman finds the dignity in this emerging woman, and Zegers is remarkably natural....The film builds to some touching moments between father/mother and son."
Entertainment Weekly - 12/09/2005
"For artistry and degree of technical difficulty, this judge awards Felicity Huffman a 10 for her performance in TRANSAMERICA." -- Grade: B-
Rolling Stone - 12/15/2005
3 stars out of 5 -- "[T]he movie's soul is Huffman....She turns this small, resonant film into a cry from the heart."
New York Times - 12/02/2005
"That the film succeeds without slipping too far into sentimentality or didacticism is in no small measure the result of Ms. Huffman's wit and grace."
Uncut - 04/01/2006
4 stars out of 5 -- "[T]his exploration of family ties and the tensions that threaten them has a caustic honesty and an unexpectedly universal resonance."
Sight and Sound - 04/01/2006
"TRANSAMERICA affectionately delivers some familiar standards while twisting them with a new metrosexual spin."
Widescreen Review - 06/01/2006
"TRANSAMERICA features Felicity Huffman in an astonishing, believable, and Golden Globe-winning role."
Total Film - 08/01/2006
4 stars out of 5 -- "Handsomely shot, subtly scripted and evocatively scored with bluegrass, folk and country and western..."
Ultimate DVD - 08/01/2006
5 stars out of 5-- "[Huffman's] chameleon-like transfiguration is incredible, creating comedy and pathos in equal measure."
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- Theatrical Release: DECEMBER 2, 2005