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V for Vendetta

Author: James McTeigueNatalie PortmanHugo WeavingStephen ReaStephen FryAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Full-screen editionView all editions and formats
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Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Suspense films
Adventure films
Science fiction films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films
Dystopian films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Thriller
Adventure
Science fiction
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James McTeigue; Natalie Portman; Hugo Weaving; Stephen Rea; Stephen Fry; John Hurt; Adrian Biddle; Dario Marianelli; Silver Pictures,; Anarchos Productions, Inc.,; DC Comics, Inc.,; Virtual Studios,; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 141981799X 9781419817991
OCLC Number: 68815751
Language Note: English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based on the graphic novel illustrated by David Lloyd.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005.
Features include Freedom! Forever! Making V for vendetta.
Credits: Director of photography, Adrian Biddle ; editor, Martin Walsh ; music, Dario Marianelli ; costume designer, Sammy Sheldon ; production designer, Owen Paterson.
Cast: Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea, Stephen Fry, John Hurt, Tim Pigott-Smith, Rupert Graves, Roger Allam, Ben Miles, Sinéad Cusack.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and some language.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 133 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, dual-layer.
Contents: Special features: Director's notebook: Reimagining a Cult Classic for the 21st Century / dir. James Mc Teigue ; Designing the near Future ; Remember, remember: Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot ; England Prevails: V for Vendetta and the New Wave in Comics ; Saturday Night Live Ditital Short ; Cat Power Montage ; Trailer.
Other Titles: V for vendetta (Motion picture)
V for vendetta (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures presentation in association with Virtual Studios ; a Silver Pictures production in association with Anarchos Productions, Inc. ; Vertigo DC Comics ; directed by James McTeigue ; screenplay by the Wachowkski Brothers ; produced by Joel Silver, Grant Hill, Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski.

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Set against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, this is the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society.

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