Spider [videorecording] / Capitol Films and Artists Independent Network present in association with Odeon Films and Media Suits, a Catherine Bailey/Davis Films, Artists Independent Networks/Grosvenor Park Production, a David Cronenberg film
DVDs | Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment | c2003 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD S DRAMA)
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2003.
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby 5.1 surround.
Ralph Fiennes, Miranda Richardson, Gabriel Byrne, John Neville, Bradley Hall, Lynn Redgrave.
Producers, David Cronenberg, Samuel Hadida, Catherine Bailey ; writer, Patrick McGrath ; director, David Cronenberg ; director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; editor, Ronald Sanders ; music, Howard Shore.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the novel by Patrick McGrath.
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality, brief violence and language.
Upon his release from a mental institution, Spider takes up residence in a halfway house. Paranoid, quiet, and forever making notes, Spider spends much of his time remembering his youth, specifically a horrific event from his childhood that occurred after he came to believe that his father was having an affair.
Special features: filmmaker's commentary ; "In the beginning: how Spider came to be" featurette ; "Weaving the web: the making of Spider" featurette ; "Caught in Spider's web: the cast" featurette.
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