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Uniform Title Gamer (Motion picture : 2009)
Title Gamer [videorecording] / Lionsgate and Lakeshore Entertainment present ; a Lakeshore Entertainment/Lionsgate production ; a Neveldine/Taylor film ; produced by Tom Rosenberg, Gary Lucchesi, Skip Williamson, Richard Wright ; written by Neveldine & Taylor ; directed by Neveldine/Taylor.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2010]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    GAM    Available
 GDL Montrose Library DVD    GAM    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Special features: Audio commentary with the filmmakers and cast members (writers/directors Neveldine/Taylor and actors Amber Valletta, Alison Lohman and Terry Crews); "Inside the game:" making-of documentary; "First person shooter: the evolution of Red" featurette capturing the video technology revealed; never before seen theatrical trailer: The "Doobie-ness" cut: cut for the film by the filmmakers but ultimately deem too radical for audiences.
Credits Director of photography, Ekkehart Pollack ; editor, Peter Amundson, Fernando Villena, Doobie White ; music, Robert Williamson, Geoff Zanelli.
Cast Gerard Butler, Michael C. Hall, Amber Valletta, Logan Lerman, Terry Crews, Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges, John Leguizamo, Zoë Bell, John de Lancie, Aaron Yoo, Jonathan Chase, Noel Gugliemi, Kyra Sedgwick.
Summary Kable is the superstar and cult hero of the ultraviolent Slayers multiplayer game. Kable is controlled by Simon, a young gamer with rock star status who continues to defy all odds by guiding Kable to victory each week. Taken from his family, imprisoned, and forced to fight against his will, the modern-day gladiator must survive long enough to escape the game, free his family, regain his identity, and save mankind from this ruthless technology.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for frenetic sequences of strong brutal violence throughout, sexual content, nudity, and language.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Video gamers -- Drama.
Video games industry -- Drama.
Contests -- Drama.
Gladiators -- Drama.
Technology and civilization -- Drama.
Juegos con video -- Teatro.
Competencias -- Teatro.
Tecnología y civilización -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Science fiction films
Action and adventure films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Rosenberg, Tom.
Lucchesi, Gary.
Williamson, Skip.
Wright, Richard, 1960 August 1-
Neveldine, Mark.
Taylor, Brian.
Butler, Gerard, 1969-
Hall, Michael C., 1971-
Valletta, Amber, 1974-
Lerman, Logan, 1992-
Crews, Terry, 1968-
Ludacris (Rapper)
Sedgwick, Kyra.
Williamson, Robert.
Zanelli, Geoff, 1974-
Lions Gate Films
Lakeshore Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 031398116714
Music No. 26761 Lionsgate

 
    
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