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Primal Fear [videorecording]

Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Rysher Entertainment ; a Gary Lucchesi production ; a Gregory Hoblit film ; screenplay by Steve Shagan and Ann Biderman ; produced by Gary Lucchesi ; directed by Gregory Hoblit
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Criminal defense attorney Martin Vail is brilliant and confident. He is accustomed to fabricating and selling the truth while seeking the glory in the media spotlight. When he learns of the gruesome murder of a local Catholic archbishop, he immediately decides to defend the accused penniless altar boy. But Vail soon discovers that nothing is as it seems, as he becomes tangled in a web of lies, corruption and betrayal.
Director
Gregory Hoblit
Performers
Richard Gere, Laura Linney, John Mahoney, Alfre Woodard, Frances McDormand, Edward Norton. Terry O'Quinn.
Release Date
1996
Run Time
131 min.
Language
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for brief grisly violence, pervasive strong language and a sex scene
CHV rating: 18A
Notes
  • Based on the novel by William Diehl.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
  • Special features: Commentary by director Gregory Hoblit, writer Ann Biderman, producer Gary Lucchesi, executive producer Hawk Koch, and casting director Deborah Aquila; "Primal fear: the final verdict" featurette; "Primal fear: star witness-casting Edward Norton" featurette; "The psychology of guilt" featurette; theatrical trailer.
Uniform Title
Primal Fear (Motion Picture)
Variant Title
French title: Terreur extrême
Edition
Hard evidence ed
ISBN
1415746575, 9781415746578
Credits
Director of photography, Michael Chapman ; editor, David Rosenbloom ; music, James Newton Howard.
Published
Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2009]
Publisher no.
14220 Paramount Home Entertainment
Terms of Use
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Description
1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (enhanced); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
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