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Uniform Title History of violence (Motion picture : 2005)
Title A history of violence [videorecording] / New Line Cinema ; Benderspink ; a film by David Cronenberg ; produced by Chris Bender, J.C. Spink ; screenplay by Josh Olson ; directed by David Cronenberg.

Imprint Burbank, CA : New Line Home Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2006]

Copies

Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 FSCC DVD Collection  DVD 791.43 HIST 2005    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series New Line platinum series
Note Based on the graphic novel by John Wagner.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features : Acts of violence, a docmumentary of the making of the film ; deleted scene 44 ; three featurettes: the unmaking of scene 44 ; violence's history: United States version vs. international version ; too commercial for Cannes ; commentary with David Cronenberg ; trailer ; DVD-ROM/online features.
Credits Director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; editor, Ronald Sanders ; music, Howard Shore ; [costume designer, Denise Cronenberg].
Cast Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris, William Hurt, Ashton Holmes, Peter MacNeill, Stephen McHattie, Greg Bryk.
Summary Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Language English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Mistaken identity -- Indiana -- Drama.
Heroes -- Indiana -- Drama.
Restaurateurs -- Indiana -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Cronenberg, David, 1943-
Olson, Josh.
Mortensen, Viggo, 1958-
Bello, Maria, 1967-
Harris, Ed, 1950-
Wagner, John, 1949- History of violence.
New Line Cinema Corporation.
Benderspink (Firm)
New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0780654099
9780780654099
Standard No. 794043100956
Music No. N10095 New Line Home Entertainment

 
    
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