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Insomnia

Author: Paul Junger WittEdward L McDonnellBroderick JohnsonAndrew A KosoveHillary SeitzAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen editionView all editions and formats
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Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery films
Drama
Feature films
Film remakes
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Crime films
Fiction films
Suspense films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Junger Witt; Edward L McDonnell; Broderick Johnson; Andrew A Kosove; Hillary Seitz; Christopher Nolan; Al Pacino; Robin Williams; Hilary Swank; Maura Tierney; Martin Donovan; Nicky Katt; Paul Dooley; David Julyan; Dody Dorn; Nathan Crowley; Wally Pfister; Alcon Entertainment (Firm),; Witt-Thomas Productions,; Section Eight Ltd.,; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0790771977 1419897438 9781419897436 9780790771977
OCLC Number: 50644415
Language Note: English or French dialogue; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the film Insomnia directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg; written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjærg.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features: additional scenes with optional director's commentary; commentary by director Christopher Nolan in order of shooting sequence; commentary with Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz; "Day for night": making-of documentary; "180°": a conversation with Nolan and star Al Pacino; "In the fog": cinematography and production design; "Eyes wide open": the insomniac's world; stills gallery; theatrical trailer; enhanced features for PC DVD-ROM drives.
Credits: Music by David Julyan ; editor, Dody Dorn ; production designed by Nathan Crowley ; director of photography, Wally Pfister.
Cast: Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Maura Tierney, Martin Donovan, Nicky Katt, Paul Dooley.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; language, some violence and brief nudity ;; Candian Home Video rating: 14A.
Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Other Titles: Insomnie
Insomnia (Motion picture : 1997)
Insomnia (Motion picture : 2002)
Insomnia (Motion picture : 2002).
Responsibility: Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas, Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan.

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Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real.

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