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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
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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.
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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
History
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.

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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.

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