The perfect host [videorecording] /
by Tomnay, Nick; Jones, Krishna; Pierce, David Hyde; Crawford, Clayne; Parker, Nathaniel; Perry, Megahn; Reddy, Helen; Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm); Magnolia Pictures (Firm); Stacey Testro International (Firm); Mark Victor Productions (Firm); Magnet Releasing (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: [United States] : Magnet : Magnolia Home Entertainment, Description: 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Title notes: $19.99 9/15/11 (cc)BRA $19.99 9/15/11Subject(s): DVD-Video discs | Deception -- Drama | Dinners and dining -- Drama | Thieves -- Drama | Feature films | Thrillers (Motion pictures) | Dark comedy filmsCast: David Hyde Pierce, Clayne Crawford, Nathaniel Parker, Megahn Perry, Helen Reddy.Summary: A criminal on the run cons his way into the wrong dinner party where the host is anything but ordinary. The two discover just how deceiving appearances can be in this game of cat and mouse.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
A wanted criminal finds he's the one in danger when he hides out in the house of a seemingly ordinary man in this thriller from Australian director Nick Tomnay. John Taylor (Clayne Crawford) is a thief who is having an especially bad day; he was part of a bank robbery that went spectacularly wrong, leaving him with a seriously injured foot and his description being broadcast by every news outlet in the city. John needs to get off the streets fast, so he stops at a nearby home and bluffs his way inside, telling the man of the house, Warwick Wilson (David Hyde Pierce), that he's a friend of a friend and was told to drop by sometime. Warwick buys John's story, and even invites him to stay for dinner, but before long John realizes he picked the wrong house to pull this scam. Warwick is a perfect gentleman on the outside, but inside he's an angry and unstable person, and when he finds out that John isn't an ordinary visitor, he's in for a fight for his life. The Perfect Host was an official selection at the 2010 Sundance Film Festival. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
DVD ; NTSC ; Dobly digital ; widescreen.
Title from sell sheet.
David Hyde Pierce, Clayne Crawford, Nathaniel Parker, Megahn Perry, Helen Reddy.
Director of photography, John Brawley ; editor, Nick Tomnay ; music, John Swihart.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2010.
MPAA rating: R; for language, some violent content and brief sexual material.
A criminal on the run cons his way into the wrong dinner party where the host is anything but ordinary. The two discover just how deceiving appearances can be in this game of cat and mouse.
Special features include: Making-of "The perfect host" ; Deleted scenes ; HDNet: A look at The perfect host ; Theatrical trailer.
$19.99 9/15/11 (cc)
BRA $19.99 9/15/11