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Author: Jack RapkeRidley ScottSteve StarkeySean BaileyTed GriffinAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Distributed by Warner Home Video, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : WidescreenView 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: Drama
Crime films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
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; Tom Foden; Eric Garcia; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); ImageMovers (Firm); Scott Free Productions.; Rickshaw Productions (Firm); LivePlanet (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790778211 9780790778211
OCLC Number: 778413247
Language Note: In English or French with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes: Dual layer format.
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.; Board of Film Censors, Singapore: PG-14.
Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1; Dolby Digital, DTS, SDDS.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presents an ImageMovers/Scott Free productions in association with Rickshaw Productions and Live Planet ; a Ridley Scott film ; producers, Jack Rapke, Ridley Scott, Steve Starkey, Sean Bailey and Ted Griffin ; screenplay by Nicholas Griffin & 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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