Monster [videorecording] / Newmarket Films in association with Media 8 Entertainment and DEJ Productions present a K/W Productions and Denver & Delilah Films production in association with VIP Medienfonds 2/MDP Filmproduktion, a Patty Jenkins film
DVDs | Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment | 2004 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD M DRAMA) plus 1 more
Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, 2004.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Region 1, 5.1 Dolby digital and DTS.
In English, with optional subtitles in Spanish.
Charlize Theron, Christina Ricci, Bruce Dern, Lee Tergesen, Annie Corley, Marco St. John, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Scott Wilson.
Producers, Donald Kushner, Brad Wyman, Charlize Theron, Mark Damon, Clark Peterson ; writer/director, Patty Jenkins ; director of photography, Steven Bernstein ; editors, Jane Kurson, Arthur Coburn ; music, BT ; costume designer, Rhona Meyers ; production designer, Edward T. McAvoy.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Academy Award, 2003: Best actress.
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and sexual content and for pervasive language.
Based on the true story of Aileen Wuornos, a prostitute who was executed in 2002 for the brutal murders of at least 6 men in Florida. Homeless most of her life, Wuornos subsisted by working as a prostitute. In Florida, down to her last five dollars and pondering suicide, she stopped into a bar for a beer where she meets Selby. One night, after a john attacks her, Aileen pulls a gun and kills the man. Aileen's loathing for the men who pay her for sex becomes so extreme that she begins killing her customers regardless of their behavior.
Special features: featurette ; theatrical trailer ; interview with Patty Jenkins and BT ; international trailer.
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