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Snowpiercer

Author: Chun-ho PongKelly MastersonTae-sung JeongSteven NamCh'an-uk PakAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front  Read more...
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Genre/Form: DVDs
DVD-Video discs
Videodiscs
Feature films
Fiction films. $$ lcgft
Action and adventure films
Drama
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Science fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Jacques Lob; Jacques Lob
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chun-ho Pong; Kelly Masterson; Tae-sung Jeong; Steven Nam; Ch'an-uk Pak; Tae Hun Lee; Chris Evans; Kang-ho Song; Tilda Swinton; Jamie Bell; Octavia Spencer; Ewen Bremner; Ah-sung Ko; John Hurt; Ed Harris; Marco Beltrami; Jacques Lob; RADiUS TWC (Firm),; Weinstein Company,; Moho Film (Firm),; Union Investment Partners (Firm); Opus Pictures,; CJ Ent'ŏt'einmŏnt'ŭ (Firm),; Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.,
OCLC Number: 890237646
Language Note: English and some Korean dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles; optional subtitles in English for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Notes: Wide screen (1.78:1).
Based on the graphic novel "Le transperceneige" by Jacques Lob, Benjamin Legrand and Jean-Marc Rochette.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2013.
Special features: Critics' commentary hosted by Scott Weinbert; The birth of Snowpiercer; The characters; animated prologue; Concept art galleries; Chris Evans & Tilda Swinton on Snowpiercer; The train brought to life: behind the scenes of a special screening; Transperceneige: from the blank page to the black screen.
Credits: Music by Marco Beltrami ; cinematographer, Hong Kyung Pyo ; edited by Changju Kim and Steve M. Choe ; screen story by Bong Joon Ho.
Cast: Chris Evans, Song Kang Ho, Tilda Swinton, Jamie Bell, Octavia Spencer, Ewen Bremner, Ko Asung, John Hurt, Ed Harris.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; violence, language, and drug content.
Description: 2 videodiscs (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Contents: disc 1. Feature film --
disc 2. Special features.
Other Titles: Snowpiercer (Motion picture)
Responsibility: the Weinstein Company and CJ Entertainment present ; in association with Union Investment Partners ; a Moho Film & Opus Pictures production ; a film by Bong Joon Ho ; producers, Jeong Tae-Sung, Steven Nam ; produced by Park Chan-Wook, Lee Tae Hun ; screenplay by Bong Joon Ho and Kelly Masterson ; directed by Bong Joon Ho.

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The film is set in the future (AD 2031) where, after a failed experiment to stop global warming, an ice age kills off all life on the planet except for the inhabitants of the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe and is powered by a sacred perpetual-motion engine. Its inhabitants are divided by class; the lower-class passengers in one of the last cars stage an uprising, moving car by car up to the front of the train, where the oppressive rich and powerful live.

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