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Title Before the devil knows you're dead [videorecording] / Funky Buddha Group & Capitol Films present a Unity Productions/Linsefilm Ltd. production ; produced by Michael Cerenzie, Brian Linse, Paul Parmar, William S. Gilmore ; written by Kelly Masterson ; directed by Sidney Lumet.

Imprint Chatsworth, Calif. : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2008]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  791.4372 B393d 2008    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo, NTSC.
Language English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Marisa Tomei, Albert Finney, Brian O'Byrne, Rosemary Harris.
Credits Director of photography, Ron Fortunato ; editor, Tom Swartwout ; music, Carter Burwell ; costume designer, Tina Nigro ; production designer, Christopher Nowak.
Audience MPAA rating: R; a scene of strong graphic sexuality, nudity, violence, drug use, and language.
Summary A stock broker, who is having financial troubles and in need of extra cash, and his younger brother conspire to pull off the perfect, victimless crime. No guns, no violence, no problem. The only problem is that the owners of the jewelry store are their own parents. But when an accomplice ignores the rules and crosses the line, his actions trigger a series of events in which no one is left unscathed.
Note Special features: "The making of Before the devil knows you're dead:" featuring interviews with Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ethan Hawke, Marisa Tomei and Sidney Lumet; filmmaker and cast commentary with Sidney Lumet and actors Philip Seymour Hoffman and Ethan Hawke; theatrical trailer.
Subject Stockbrokers -- United States -- Drama.
Crimes without victims -- United States -- Drama.
Jewelry stores -- United States -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Robbery -- Drama.
Parent and child -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Brothers -- Drama.
Stockbrokers -- United States -- Drama.
Crimes without victims -- United States -- Drama.
Jewelry stores -- United States -- Drama.
Criminal psychology -- United States -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Caper films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Thriller -- Feature.
Caper -- Feature.
Crime -- Feature.
Feature films.
Suspense films.
Added Author Cerenzie, Michael, 1970-
Linse, Brian.
Parmar, Paul.
Gilmore, William S.
Masterson, Kelly.
Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011.
Hoffman, Philip Seymour, 1967-2014.
Hawke, Ethan, 1970-
Tomei, Marisa.
Finney, Albert, 1936-2019.
O'Byrne, Brian F.
Harris, Rosemary, 1927-
Funky Buddha Group.
Capitol Films.
Unity Productions (2002- )
Linsefilm (Firm)
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 014381487527
Music No. CAP4875DVD Image Entertainment

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