Hellboy [videorecording] / Revolution Studios presents a Lawrence Gordon/Lloyd Levin production in association with Dark Horse Entertainment, a film by Guillermo del Toro
DVDs | Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment | c2004 | Special ed. ; widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD H pt.1-2 SF/FANTASY)
Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, c2004.
Special ed. ; widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround, DTS, SDDS.
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English or French.
Ron Perlman, Selma Blair, Jeffrey Tambor, Karel Roden, Rupert Evans, Brian Steele, Doug Jones, John Hurt.
Producers, Lawrence Gordon, Mike Richardson, Lloyd Levin ; screenplay, Guillermo del Toro ; director, Guillermo del Toro ; director of photography, Guillermo Navarro ; editor, Peter Amundson ; music, Marco Beltrami ; costume designer, Wendy Partridge ; production designer, Stephen Scott.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Based on the Dark Horse comic created by Mike Mignola.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sci-fi action violence and frightening images.
In the 1940s, the Third Reich has joined forces with the evil Grigori Rasputin, who has used his occult powers to summon up a demon from the depths of Hell. However, the demonic creature is captured by American forces, and put in the care of Professor Broom. Under Broom's care, Hellboy develops the desire to do good. Sixty years later he takes action as part of an elite secret defense team alongside Liz Sherman, and Abe Sapian, an aquatic humanoid with the power of telepathy. Hellboy finds himself facing the powerful Rasputin determined to bring the demon back to the forces of darkness.
Special features: Disc one: eight branching DVD comics by Mike Mignola ; eight right hand of doom set visits ; storyboards ; four short films featuring the cartoons Hellboy himself recommends ; cast commentaries ; creator commentary with director Guillermo del Toro and co-executive producer Mike Mignola ; DVD-Rom features.
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