The incredible, often controversial life of the writer and objectivism champion is surveyed in this documentary that traces Rand's life, from her early days in Russia to her career as novelist of such works as "The Fountainhead" and "Atlas Shrugged," with looks at her Hollywood screenwriting tenure and her philosophical beliefs. Special edition includes a filmed 2004 staging of Rand's play "Ideal." 143 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; bonus footage; outtakes; interviews; biographies; photo gallery; more. Two-disc set.