skip to content
Blood diamond Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Blood diamond

Author: Paula WeinsteinEdward ZwickMarshall HerskovitzGraham KingGillian GorfilAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : [HD DVD version]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: to recover a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son who was consripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Feature films
Suspense films
Adventure films
War films
Action and adventure films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Thriller
Adventure
War
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paula Weinstein; Edward Zwick; Marshall Herskovitz; Graham King; Gillian Gorfil; Charles Leavitt; C Gaby Mitchell; Leonardo DiCaprio; Jennifer Connelly; Djimon Hounsou; Jimi Mistry; Michael Sheen; Arnold Vosloo; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); Virtual Studios.; Spring Creek Productions.; Bedford Falls Company.; Initial Entertainment Group.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419845705 9781419845703
OCLC Number: 156950021
Language Note: English (TrueHD 5.1, DDP 5.1), dubbed French (DDP 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (DDP 5.1) dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: In-movie experience with director Edward Zwick; commentary with director Edward Zwick; "Blood on the stone:" follow a diamond's path from the ground to the store; "Becoming Archer:" profiling Leonardo DiCaprio; "Journalism on the front line:" Jennifer Connelly on women journalists at war; "Inside the siege of Freetown:" Edward Zwick on one of the movie's pivotal sequences; music video "Shine on" by Nas; theatrical trailer; use the Internet connection to access maps of conflict and offer opinions in the online pole.
Credits: Director of photography, Eduardo Serra ; edited by Steven Rosenblum ; music by James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Ngila Dickson ; production designer, Dan Weil ; special effects supervisor, Neil Corbould ; visual effects supervisor, Jeffrey A. Okun.
Cast: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Connelly, Djimon Hounsou, Jimi Mistry, Michael Sheen, Arnold Vosloo.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (143 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby TrueHD 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital Plus 5.1 surround, HD-30DL, 1080p High Definition. Special features only: Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., 480i or 480p Standard Definition.; HD DVD.; This is a High Definition disc and will only play in HD DVD players and drives.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios, a Spring Creek/Bedford Falls production in association with Initial Entertainment Group, an Edward Zwick film ; produced by Paula Weinstein, Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King, Gillian Gorfil ; story by Charles Leavitt and C. Gaby Mitchell ; screenplay by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Edward Zwick.

Abstract:

An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: to recover a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son who was consripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/156950021>
bgn:translationOfWork
library:oclcnum"156950021"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typebgn:DVD
rdf:typeschema:Movie
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"[HD DVD version]."
schema:contentRating"MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"2007"
schema:description"An ex-mercenary turned smuggler. A Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join for two desperate missions: to recover a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son who was consripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/762376350>
schema:genre"Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)"@en
schema:genre"Adventure films"@en
schema:genre"War"@en
schema:genre"Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en
schema:genre"War films"@en
schema:genre"Thriller"@en
schema:genre"Drama"@en
schema:genre"Feature films"@en
schema:genre"Action and adventure films"@en
schema:genre"Adventure"@en
schema:genre"Suspense films"@en
schema:genre"History"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Blood diamond"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.