Revolver [videorecording] /
by Besson, Luc [pro]; Silla, Virginie [pro]; Ritchie, Guy [aus]; Statham, Jason [act]; Liotta, Ray [act]; Pastore, Vincent [act]; Andre 3000 [act]; Strong, Mark [act]; Maynard, Terrence [act]; Annis, Francesca [act]; EuropaCorp; Revolver Pictures Limited; Toff Guy Films (Firm); Studio Canal+; TPS Star (Firm); Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1424842204; 9781424842209.Language note: English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.Title notes: $19.99(g) 11/17/2010 (snl)Subject(s): DVD-Video discs | Swindlers and swindling -- Drama | Revenge -- Drama | Usury -- Drama | Criminal behavior -- Drama | Swindlers and swindling -- Drama | Revenge -- Drama | Usury -- Drama | Criminal psychology -- Drama | Gangster -- Feature | Adventure -- Feature | Crime -- Feature | Feature films | Gangster films | Adventure films | Gangster films | Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.) | Motion pictures, British | Foreign films -- Great Britain | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Fiction films | Feature filmsCast: Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore, Andre Benjamin, Mark Strong, Terrence Maynard, Francesca Annis.Summary: Jake Green is a grifter who vows revenge against Macha, the ferocious crime boss who sent him to prison. After taking Macha down in a game of chance, Macha puts out a hit on Jake. Caught between a gun and a hard place, Jake finds himself protected by two vicious loan sharks who make him an offer he can't refuse.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
After learning the secrets of manipulation, graft, and deceit while incarcerated, a recently released ex-convict sets into motion a complex revenge plot against the man who killed his sister-in-law and put him behind bars in maverick director Guy Ritchie's highly stylized crime drama. For seven long years, Jake Green (Jason Statham) has bided his time while learning the rules of the game from a chess master and a top con artist who shared adjacent cells. Macha (Ray Liotta) is the cold and calculated gangster who sent Jake up the river after ruthlessly ending the life of Jake's beloved sister-in-law. When Jake turns up at the casino and humiliates Macha on the floor for all to see, the seething gangster wastes no time in putting a hearty price on his old foe's head. Inexplicably saved from Macha's assassins by a pair who only identify themselves as Avi (Andre Benjamin) and Zach (Vincent Pastore), Jake isn't sure whether to trust his guardian angels or flee from them. The only thing Jake does know for sure is that his thirst for revenge grows stronger every day, and it won't be satisfied until Macha meets his maker. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
$19.99(g) 11/17/2010 (snl)
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, mastered in High Definition.
English or dubbed French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Jason Statham, Ray Liotta, Vincent Pastore, Andre Benjamin, Mark Strong, Terrence Maynard, Francesca Annis.
Director of photography, Tim Maurice Jones ; editors, James Herbert, Ian Differ, Romesh Aluwihare ; original music, Nathaniel Mechaly ; costume designer, Verity Hawkes ; production designer, Eve Stewart.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005.
This disc is copy protected.
MPAA rating: R; for violence, language and some nudity.
Jake Green is a grifter who vows revenge against Macha, the ferocious crime boss who sent him to prison. After taking Macha down in a game of chance, Macha puts out a hit on Jake. Caught between a gun and a hard place, Jake finds himself protected by two vicious loan sharks who make him an offer he can't refuse.
Special features: Deleted scenes and outtakes; director's commentary; "The concept" featurette; "The game: the making of Revolver" featurette.