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Title The brothers Bloom [videorecording] / Summit Entertainment and Endgame Entertainment present ; a Ram Bergman Production ; a film by Rian Johnson ; produced by Ram Bergman, James D. Stern ; written and directed by Rian Johnson.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Summit Entertainment, [2009].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    BRO    Staff Reported Missing
Description 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features : Audio commentary with director rian Johnson and producer Ram Bergman ; From sketch to celluloid, the ultimate film fan's look at the evolution of the Brothers Bloom ; Bloom: behind the scenes ; 35 mins. deleted scenes ; image gallery.
Credits Director of photography, Steve Yedlin ; editor, Gabriel Wrye ; music, Nathan Johnson.
Cast Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody, Mark Ruffalo, Rinko Kikuchi, Maximilian Schell, Robbie Coltrane.
Summary Stephen and Bloom are brothers who have been con artists since they were kids. Stephen is the mastermind, while Bloom is the main character of Stephen's stories. As adults, they travel the world and never enlist the same people twice in their cons, except for their consistent sidekick, the mysterious and primarily silent Bang Bang, a Japanese woman who just appeared in their lives one day and happens to have a penchant for blowing things up. As Bloom hits his mid-thirties, he wants to quit the business. Stephen talks him into one last con. The mark is the eccentric, lonely but beautiful New Jersey heiress, Penelope Stamp. As the brothers go through their final con on Penelope, three main problems may occur to thwart the plan. First, the brothers' former mentor and now arch enemy, Diamond Dog, may exact his long awaited revenge; second, Penelope may end up being more unpredictable than all their former marks; and third, Bloom, who has let love slip by in his life, may fall for Penelope. But through the process, no one ever really knows who is conning who.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13 ; violence, some sensuality, and brief strong language.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Subject Swindlers and swindling -- Drama.
Heiresses -- New Jersey -- Drama.
Brothers -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Romantic comedy films
Crime films
Added Author Bergman, Ram.
Stern, James D.
Johnson, Rian.
Weisz, Rachel, 1971-
Brody, Adrien.
Ruffalo, Mark.
Kikuchi, Rinko, 1981-
Schell, Maximilian.
Coltrane, Robbie.
Johnson, Nathan J.
Séville Pictures.
Summit Entertainment.
Endgame Entertainment (Firm)
Ram Bergman Productions (Firm)
Standard No. 025192038365
Music No. 1195109 Summit Entertainment
66111116 Summit Entertainment

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