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Author: Rod LurieMarc FrydmanAlexander SkarsgårdDominic PurcellJames MarsdenAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2011]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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David and Amy Sumner, a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father's death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals, including Amy's ex-boyfriend Charlie, which leads to a violent confrontation.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Gordon M Williams; Gordon M Williams
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Rod Lurie; Marc Frydman; Alexander Skarsgård; Dominic Purcell; James Marsden; James Woods; Kate Bosworth; Gordon M Williams; Screen Gems (1998- ); Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 756222055
Language Note: English, dubbed Thai, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French, Korean, Mandarin, Spanish or Thai subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); video descriptions for people with visual disabilities.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Release date: Dec. 20, 2011.
Based on the ABC motion picture screenplay by David Zelag Goodman and Sam Peckinpah. Based on the novel The Siege of Trencher's Farm by Gordon Williams.
Special features: four featurettes, Couring controversy: remaking a classic; the dynamics of power: cast; inside the siege: stunts; creating the summer house: production design; writer/director commentary.
Credits: Music, Larry Groupé ; editor, Sarah Boyd ; production designer, Tony Fanning ; director of photography, Alik Sakharov.
Cast: James Marsden, Kate Bosworth, Alexander Skarsgård, Dominic Purcell, Rhys Cioro, Billy Lush, Laz Alonso, Willa Holland, Walton Goggins, Anson Mount, James Woods.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong brutal violence including a sexual attack, menace, some sexual content, and pervasive language.; CHV rating: 18A; for sexual violence and extreme violence.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Other Titles: Straw dogs (Motion picture : 2011)
Straw dogs (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Screen Gems presents ; a Battleplan production ; screenplay by Rod Lurie ; produced by Marc Frydman ; directed by Rod Lurie.

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David and Amy Sumner, a Hollywood screenwriter and his actress wife, return to her small hometown in the deep South to prepare the family home for sale after her father's death. Once there, tensions build in their marriage and old conflicts re-emerge with the locals, including Amy's ex-boyfriend Charlie, which leads to a violent confrontation.

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