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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 : Widescreen edView 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 conscripted 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: Action and adventure films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
History
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
War films
Suspense films
Adventure films
Thriller
Adventure
War
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; Stephen Collins; David Harewood; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); Virtual Studios.; Spring Creek Productions.; Bedford Falls Company.; Initial Entertainment Group.; Lonely Film Productions.; Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 9781419845673 1419845675
OCLC Number: 77564709
Language Note: English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: optional audio commentary by director Edward Zwick; theatrical trailer.
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, Stephen Collins, David Harewood.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (143 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen 2.40:1, letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Contents: Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "letterbox" format --
Commentary by director Edward Zwick --
Theatrical trailer --
Language: English Dolby surround 5.1 ; French (dubbed in Quebec) Dolby surround 5.1 ; Spanish Dolby surround 5.1 --
Subtitles (feature film only): English, French, Spanish.
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 ; in association with Lonely Film Productions.

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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 conscripted 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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