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Author: Sean PennJerzy KromolowskiMary Olson KromolowskiMichael FitzgeraldElie SamahaAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A veteran police detective, on the day of his retirement, handles the case of a seven-year-old girl who has been brutally murdered. When a mentally retarded man confesses to the murder and then kills himself, the detectives consider the case closed, but was he actually the murderer? Before long evidence is uncovered that suggests the girl was just one in a series of brutal killings involving young girls and a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Detective and mystery films
Crime films
Police films
Feature films
Drama
Named Person: Friedrich Dürrenmatt
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Penn; Jerzy Kromolowski; Mary Olson Kromolowski; Michael Fitzgerald; Elie Samaha; Jack Nicholson; Patricia Clarkson; Aaron Eckhart; Benicio del Toro; Helen Mirren; Robin Wright; Vanessa Redgrave; Sam Shepard; Harry Dean Stanton; Chris Menges; Friedrich Dürrenmatt; Morgan Creek Productions.; Franchise Pictures (Firm); Clyde Is Hungry Films.; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0790758067 9780790758060 9991250034 9789991250038
OCLC Number: 47638887
Language Note: English or French dialogue with optional English or French subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the book by Friedrich Durrenmatt.
Special features: theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Chris Menges; editor, Jay Cassidy ; music, Hans Zimmer, Klaus Badelt ; costume designer, Jill O'Hanneson ; production designer, Bill Groom.
Cast: Jack Nicholson, Patricia Clarkson, Benicio Del Toro, Aaron Eckhart, Helen Mirren, Robin Wright Penn, Vanessa Redgrave, Sam Shepard, Harry Dean Stanton.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (124 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound.
Contents: Language: English Dolby surround 5.1 ; French (dubbed in Quebec) Dolby surround 5.1 --
Subtitles: English ; French.
Responsibility: Morgan Creek Productions, Inc. and Franchise Pictures present a Clyde Is Hungry Films/Michael Fitzgerald production ; produced by Michael Fitzgerald, Sean Penn, Elie Samaha ; screenplay by Jerzy Kromolowski, Mary Olson-Kromolowski ; directed by Sean Penn.

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A veteran police detective, on the day of his retirement, handles the case of a seven-year-old girl who has been brutally murdered. When a mentally retarded man confesses to the murder and then kills himself, the detectives consider the case closed, but was he actually the murderer? Before long evidence is uncovered that suggests the girl was just one in a series of brutal killings involving young girls and a mysterious man.

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