DVDs | 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment | 2002 | Widescreen version.
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, .
1 videodisc (ca. 121 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; 5.1 DTS, 5.1 Dolby Digital, Dolby surround.
Includes English, dubbed French, and dubbed Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English.
Johnny Depp, Heather Graham, Ian Holm, Ian Richardson, Robbie Coltrane, Jason Flemyng.
Producers, Don Murphy and Jane Hamsher ; screenplay, Terry Hayes and Rafael Yglesias ; directors, the Hughes brothers (Albert and Allen Hughes) ; director of photography, Peter Deming ; editors, George Bowers, Dan Lebental ; music, Trevor Jones.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore and Eddie Campbell.
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, sexuality, language and drug content.
In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history--Jack the Ripper--before Mary is killed.
Special features: commentary by directors Albert and Allen Hughes, screenwriter Rafael Yglesias, cinematographer Peter Deming and Robbie Coltrane; deleted scenes.