The Count of Monte Cristo [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Birnbaum/Barber production
DVDs | distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment | c2002
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD C ACTION/ADVENTURE)
Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Entertainment : distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, c2002.
1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
At head of title: Alexander Dumas'.
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital surround.
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in Spanish.
Jim Caviezel, Guy Pearce, Richard Harris, James Frain, Dagmara Dominczyk, Michael Wincott, Luis Guzman.
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editors, Stephen Semel, Chris Womack ; music, Edward Shearmur ; producers, Roger Birnbaum, Gary Barber, Jonathan Glickman ; screenplay writer, Jay Wolpert ; director, Kevin Reynolds.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the novel by Alexander Dumas.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
An innocent man, Edmond Dantes, is imprisoned for years on a godforsaken island while the friend who betrayed him takes Dantes ravishing fiancé for himself. Dantes eventually escapes, recovers a fortune in buried pirate treasure, transforms himself into the mysterious Count of Monte Cristo, and methodically goes about exacting his revenge.
Special features: commentary by Kevin Reynolds; theatrical trailer; The Pen (feature on Alexandre Dumas); adapting a classic (screenwriting feature); The Napoleonic World (production design feature); The Clash Of Steel (fight choreography feature); deleted scenes; sword choreography; the final duel; layer by layer sound design; Edmonds escape.
Alexander Dumas' Count of Monte Cristo
Count of Monte Cristo (Motion picture : 2002)
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