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Author: Jack RapkeRidley ScottSteve StarkeySean BaileyTed GriffinAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2004] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Music   Sound Recording : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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Neurotic con man Roy suffers from several emotional problems, including obsessive-compulsive disorder. He and his partner Frank swindle people out of money. Frank wants to pull a really big job, but Roy is too consumed with fear and panic attacks to join him. Only cigarettes and his trusty illegal prescription drugs seem to keep him going. When Roy finds himself in desperate need of more pills, he is forced to see  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Music, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Rapke; Ridley Scott; Steve Starkey; Sean Bailey; Ted Griffin; Nicholas Griffin; Nicolas Cage; Sam Rockwell; Alison Lohman; Bruce Altman; Bruce McGill; Sheila Kelley; Beth Grant; John Mathieson; Dody Dorn; Hans Zimmer; Michael Kaplan, (Costume designer); Tom Foden; Eric Garcia; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); ImageMovers (Firm); Scott Free Productions.; Rickshaw Productions (Firm); LivePlanet (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 079077822X 9780790778228 0790790637 9780790790633
OCLC Number: 53816211
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based on the book by Eric Garcia.
Special features: "Tricks of the trade": follow director Ridley Scott through an intimate day-to-day account of the filmmaking process; commentary by director/producer Ridley Scott, writer Nicholas Griffin and writer/producer Ted Griffin; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, John Mathieson ; editor, Dody Dorn ; original music composer, Hans Zimmer ; costume designer, Michael Kaplan ; production designer, Tom Foden.
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Sam Rockwell, Alison Lohman, Bruce Altman, Bruce McGill, Sheila Kelley, Beth Grant.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, violence, some sexual content and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1; Dolby Digital, DTS, SDDS.
Contents: Compact disc: The good life --
Flim flam --
Ichi-ni-san --
Matchstick men --
Weird is good --
The lonely bull --
Ticks & twitches --
I have a daughter? --
Swedish rhapsody --
Keep the change --
Nosy Parker --
Leaning on a lamp post --
Pool lights --
Pygmies! --
Charmaine --
Roy's rules --
Carpeteria --
Shame on you --
Tuna fish and cigarettes --
No more pills --
Tijuana taxi --
The banker's waltz.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents an ImageMovers/Scott Free production in association with Rickshaw Productions and Live Planet, a Ridley Scott film ; producers, Jack Rapke, Ridley Scott and Steve Starkey, Sean Bailey and Ted Griffin ; screenplay by Nicholas Griffin and Ted Griffin ; directed by Ridley Scott.

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Neurotic con man Roy suffers from several emotional problems, including obsessive-compulsive disorder. He and his partner Frank swindle people out of money. Frank wants to pull a really big job, but Roy is too consumed with fear and panic attacks to join him. Only cigarettes and his trusty illegal prescription drugs seem to keep him going. When Roy finds himself in desperate need of more pills, he is forced to see legitimate psychotherapist Dr. Klein. Roy discovers he has a daughter from his previous marriage and Dr. Klein suggests Roy spend time with her.

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You got to see it!!

by Franziska171488 (WorldCat user published 2009-02-13) Excellent Permalink

I love this movie with Nicolas cage ,what a movie ,excellent.I would watch it again, I am glad I got it.

I would never thought it would end the way it did ,good though.And they fooled me how it end it.You got to see it.

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