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Death & the compass

Author: Alex CoxLorenzo O'BrienKarl H BraunPeter BoyleChristopher EcclestonAll authors
Publisher: Troy, MI : Anchor Bay Entertainment, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen edView all editions and formats
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A brilliant detective investigates a series of strange murders in a totalitarian city of the future. But when bizarre crimes point to a labyrinth of occult conspiracy, the inspector discovers that his unorthodox methods may be leading to his own equally dark destruction.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Horror
Science fiction
Horror films
Science fiction films
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Jorge Luis Borges; Jorge Luis Borges
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Cox; Lorenzo O'Brien; Karl H Braun; Peter Boyle; Christopher Eccleston; Miguel Sandoval; Jorge Luis Borges; Pray for Rain (Musical group); Estudios Churubusco Azteca.; KHB Productions.; PSC (Firm); Cable Hogue Co.; Together Brothers (Firm); Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 48845194
Notes: Based on the story Muerte y la brújula by Jorge Luis Borges.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Special features: audio commentary with director Alex Cox and composer Dan Wool; original short: Spiderweb.
Credits: Director of photography, Miguel Garzon ; editor, Carlos Puente ; music, Pray For Rain.
Cast: Peter Boyle, Christopher Eccleston, Miguel Sandoval, Pedro Armendariz Jr., Zaide Silvia Gutierrez.
Description: 1 videodisc (86 min.) : col. with b&w sequences, sd. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital, stereo 2.0 ; enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
Other Titles: Spiderweb.
Death and the compass
Responsibility: Estudios Churubusco Azteca present a KHB/PSC production, in association with Cable Hogue ; a Together Brothers Pictures ; screenplay, Alex Cox ; producer, Lorenzo O'Brien, Karl H. Braun ; director, Alex Cox.

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A brilliant detective investigates a series of strange murders in a totalitarian city of the future. But when bizarre crimes point to a labyrinth of occult conspiracy, the inspector discovers that his unorthodox methods may be leading to his own equally dark destruction.

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