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Title Swordfish [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Village Roadshow Pictures and NPV Entertainment a Silver Pictures/Jonathan D. Krane production ; producers, Joel Silver, Jonathan D. Krane ; writer, Skip Woods ; director, Dominic Sena.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2001]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    SWO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: 2 behind-the-scenes documentaries: "The making of Swordfish" and "The effects in focus"; feature length commentaries ; 3 alternate endings not included in theatrical release; restricted files: hidden features; original theatrical trailer; cast/director film highlights.
Credits Director of photography, Paul Cameron ; editor, Stephen Rivkin ; music, Christopher Young, Paul Oakenfold ; costume designer, Ha Nguyen ; production designer Jeff Mann ; visual effects supervisor, Boyd Shermis.
Cast John Travolta, Hugh Jackman, Halle Berry, Don Cheadle, Vinnie Jones, Sam Shepard.
Summary When the DEA shuts down a dummy corporation operation code named SWORDFISH, they had generated $400 million which they let sit around; years of compound interest has swelled it to $9.5 billion. A covert counter-terrorist unit called Black Cell, headed by Gabriel, wants the money to help finance their war against international terrorism, but it's all locked away behind super-encryption. He brings in convicted hacker Stanley, who only wants to see his daughter Holly again but can't afford the legal fees, to slice into the government mainframes and get the money.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Computer hackers -- Drama.
Genre/Form Caper films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Silver, Joel.
Krane, Jonathan D.
Woods, Skip.
Sena, Dominic.
Travolta, John, 1954-
Jackman, Hugh.
Berry, Halle.
Cheadle, Don.
Jones, Vinnie, 1965-
Shepard, Sam, 1943-
Cameron, Paul.
Rivkin, Stephen E.
Young, Christopher.
Oakenfold, Paul.
Nguyen, Ha.
Mann, Jeff.
Shermis, Boyd.
Warner Bros. Pictures.
Village Roadshow Pictures.
NPV Entertainment (Firm)
Silver Pictures.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790761459
9780790761459
Standard No. 085392132225
Music No. 21322 Warner Home Video

 
    
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