Quantum of solace [videorecording] /
by Broccoli, Albert R [producer.]; Haggis, Paul [writer.]; Purvis, Neal [writer.]; Wade, Robert [writer.]; Wilson, Michael G [producer.]; Broccoli, Barbara [producer.]; Forster, Marc [director.]; Craig, Daniel [actor.]; Kurylenko, Olga [actor.]; Amalric, Mathieu [actor.]; Giannini, Giancarlo [actor.]; Arterton, Gemma [actor.]; Taubman, Anatole [actor.]; Christensen, Jesper [actor.]; Harbour, David [actor.]; Kinnear, Rory [actor.]; Pigott-Smith, Tim [actor.]; Cosío, Joaquín [actor.]; Wright, Jeffrey [actor.]; Dench, Judi [actor.]; Arnold, David [composer.]; Schaefer, Roberto [cinematographer.]; Chesse, Matt [film editor.]; Pearson, Richard (Film editor) [film editor.]; Fleming, Ian; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer; Columbia Pictures; Eon Productions (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Culver City, CA : Beverly Hills, CA : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2009Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: In English, dubbed French or Spanish with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.Other title: At head of title on container: Albert R. Broccoli's Eon Productions presents Daniel Craig as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007.Uniform titles: Quantum of solace (Motion picture).Subject(s): Great Britain. MI6 -- Drama | Bond, James (Fictitious character) -- Drama | Spies -- Great Britain -- Drama | Agents provocateurs -- Great Britain -- Drama | Murder -- Drama | Criminal behavior -- Drama | Conspiracies -- Drama | Siena (Italy) | London (England) | Port-au-Prince (Haiti) | Bregenz (Austria) | La Paz (Bolivia) | Great Britain. MI6 | Great Britain | Italy | Spy films | Action and adventure films | Thrillers (Motion pictures) | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Fiction films | Espionage -- Feature | Adventure -- Feature | Thriller -- Feature | Drama
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
A devastating betrayal sends James Bond from Australia to Italy and South America on a mission of vengeance that pits the suave super-spy against a powerful businessman with diabolical intentions. Betrayed by Vesper, 007 (Daniel Craig) suppresses the urge to make his latest mission personal as he teams with M (Judi Dench) to interrogate Mr. White (Jesper Christensen). It soon becomes apparent that the organization behind the blackmailing of Vesper is more powerful than Bond and M had previously anticipated, and after discovering forensic evidence that links an MI6 traitor to a bank in Haiti, Bond immediately sets out to gather more intelligence. Once in Haiti, a case of mistaken identity leads Bond into the company of the ravishing Camille (Olga Kurylenko), a dangerous beauty with her own vendetta. It's Camille who leads Bond to a ruthless businessman named Dominic Greene (Mathieu Amalric), who is soon revealed to be the mastermind of a powerful but clandestine organization. Greene is conspiring to corner the market on one of the world's most precious natural resources, and in order to make that happen he has forged a deal with an exiled general named Medrano (Joaquin Cosio). By enlisting the aid of his many associates and using his vast resources to force contacts within the CIA and the British government into bending to his will, Greene plans to overthrow the current regime of a Latin American country and hand control over to General Medrano in exchange for a parcel of land that appears barren on the surface, but actually houses a natural resource that will make Greene the most powerful man on the planet. But Bond's mission to uncover the culprit who blackmailed Vesper and prevent Dominic Greene from exerting his will on the entire world won't be easy, because now everyone from the CIA to the terrorists and even M are out to get him. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 DTS surround (English), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English, French, Spanish); anamorphic widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 2.40:1.
In English, dubbed French or Spanish with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Based on the characters created by Ian Fleming.
Daniel Craig (James Bond), Olga Kurylenko (Camille), Mathieu Amalric (Dominic Greene), Giancarlo Giannini (Mathis), Gemma Arterton (Strawberry Fields), Anatole Taubman (Elvis), Jesper Christensen (Mr. White), David Harbour (Gregg Beam), Rory Kinnear (Tanner), Tim Pigott-Smith (Foreign Secretary), Joaquín Cosio (General Medrano), Jeffrey Wright (Felix Leiter), Judi Dench (M).
Director of photography, Roberto Schaefer ; editors, Matt Chessé, Richard Pearson ; music, David Arnold.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008.
MPAA rating: Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, and some sexual content; Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A not recommended for children, violence.
Is there solace in revenge? Reeling from the events of Casino Royale, 007 is determined to find out who was pulling the strings. Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," and all those roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. MI-6, upset by Bond's investigative methods, denounces him. So Bond must call in favors and partner up with the mysterious and feisty Camille, a woman with a mission of her own. Bond follows the trail that begins in Italy, with stops in Haiti, Austria, Panama, and finally to Bolivia, while "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him.
Special features: Music video "Another way to die" (5 min.); Theatrical teaser trailer #1 (2 min.); Theatrical trailer #2 (3 min.).
This DVD disc is copy protected.
Special features include: Music video "Another way to die"; Theatrical teaser trailer #1; Theatrical trailer #2. Special features contain unrated material and may not be closed-captioned.