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Author: Leonardo DiCaprioTilda SwintonVirginie LedoyenGuillaume CanetRobert CarlyleAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2000.
Series: Selections.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise.
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Genre/Form: Adventure films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Leonardo DiCaprio; Tilda Swinton; Virginie Ledoyen; Guillaume Canet; Robert Carlyle; Andrew Macdonald; Danny Boyle; Alex Garland; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Figment Films (Firm)
OCLC Number: 44655095
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the book by Alex Garland.
Credits: Music by Angelo Badalamenti ; screenplay by John Hodge ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; production designer, Andrew McAlpine ; cinematography, Darius Khondji.
Performer(s): Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tilda Swinton, Virginie Ledoyen, Guillaume Canet and Robert Carlyle.
Target Audience: MPAA rating, R. Canadian home rating, 14A.
Description: 1 videocassette (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, Dolby digital sound, stereo. Modified to fit TV screen.
Series Title: Selections.
Responsibility: Twentieth Century Fox presents a Figment film ; produced by Andrew MacDonald ; directed by Danny Boyle.

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A young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise.

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