Normal view MARC view ISBD view

The wicker man [DVD videorecording] / Warner Bros. in association with Alcon Entertainment and Millennium Films ; produced by Nicolas Cage, Randall Emmett, Norman Golightly, Avi Lerner, Joanne Sellar ; written by Neil LaBute ; directed by Neil LaBute.

Contributor(s): Cage, Nicolas, 1965- [act, pro] | Burstyn, Ellen, 1932- [act] | Beahan, Kate [act] | Conroy, Frances [act] | Parker, Molly, 1972- [act] | Sobieski, Leelee, 1982- [act] | Delano, Diane [act] | Emmett, Randall [pro] | Golightly, Norman [pro] | Lerner, Avi, 1947- [pro] | Sellar, Joanne [pro] | LaBute, Neil [aus, drt] | Shaffer, Anthony, 1926-2001 | Warner Bros | Alcon Entertainment (Firm) | Millennium Films.
Material type: FilmFilmPublisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2006Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1419842269; 9781419842269.Subject(s): Police -- Drama | Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Drama | Missing children -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound -- Drama | Neopagans -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound -- Drama | Policía -- Teatro | Niños desaparecidos -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound -- Teatro | Police -- Drama | Post-traumatic stress disorder -- Drama | Missing children -- Washington (State) -- Puget Sound -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.) | Horror films. | Detective and mystery films. | DVDs for the hearing impaired. | Thriller -- Feature. | Horror -- Feature. | Mystery -- Feature. | Feature films. | Suspense films. | Horror films. | Mystery films.DDC classification: 791.43/72
Production Credits: Director of photography, Paul Sarossy ; editor, Joel Plotch ; music, Angelo Badalamenti ; costume designer, Lynette Meyer ; production designer, Phillip Barker.
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Ellen Burstyn, Kate Beahan, Frances Conroy, Molly Parker, Leelee Sobieski, Diane Delano.Summary: Edward Malus is a California police officer who takes a leave of absence after witnessing a tragedy on the job. Taking pills to soothe the effects of his post-traumatic stress disorder, Edward receives a letter from his ex-fiance, Willow, requesting his assistance in finding her missing child. She asks him come to Summerisle, a small island off the coast of Puget Sound, and help her find her daughter, Rowan. When Edward starts investigating Rowan's disappearance, he hears different stories depending on who he speaks to. He hears that Rowan is either not Willow's daughter, she may be nonexistent, dead, or soon to die. Refusing to give up, Edward delves deeper into this strange community shrouded in mystery, secrecy, and deception.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
    Average rating: 0.0 (0 votes)
Item type Current location Collection Call number Copy number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
DVD DVD New Hope Branch
Audiovisual
Adult materials DVD WIC (Browse shelf) 1 Available 31562011498765
Total holds: 0

DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.

English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

Nicolas Cage, Ellen Burstyn, Kate Beahan, Frances Conroy, Molly Parker, Leelee Sobieski, Diane Delano.

Director of photography, Paul Sarossy ; editor, Joel Plotch ; music, Angelo Badalamenti ; costume designer, Lynette Meyer ; production designer, Phillip Barker.

Unrated verison on one side, PG-13 version on other side.

Based on the 1973 screenplay by Anthony Shaffer.

Disturbing images and violence, language and thematic issues.

Edward Malus is a California police officer who takes a leave of absence after witnessing a tragedy on the job. Taking pills to soothe the effects of his post-traumatic stress disorder, Edward receives a letter from his ex-fiance, Willow, requesting his assistance in finding her missing child. She asks him come to Summerisle, a small island off the coast of Puget Sound, and help her find her daughter, Rowan. When Edward starts investigating Rowan's disappearance, he hears different stories depending on who he speaks to. He hears that Rowan is either not Willow's daughter, she may be nonexistent, dead, or soon to die. Refusing to give up, Edward delves deeper into this strange community shrouded in mystery, secrecy, and deception.

Special features: Behind the story: commentary by director Neil LaBute, actors Leelee Sobieski and Kate Beahan, editor Joel Plotch and costume designer Lynette Meyer (the deceptions and evolution of Summersisle revealed); 'Wicker man' theatrial trailer; Trailers.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

915 Monroe Street, Huntsville, AL 35801 | Phone: (256) 532-5940 | Circulation & Renewals: (256) 532-5984 | Contact the Library | Privacy Policy

Powered by Koha