Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2009.
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Title from container.
Penélope Cruz, Ben Kingsley, Patricia Clarkson, Deborah Harry, Dennis Hopper, Peter Sarsgaard.
Producers, Andre Lamal, Gary Lucchesi, Tom Rosenberg ; screenplay, Nicholas Meyer ; director, Isabel Coixet ; director of photography, Jean-Claude Larrieu ; editor, Amy E. Duddleston.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Based on the novel "The dying animal" by Philip Roth.
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality, nudity and language.
Cultural critic David Kepesh finds his state of 'emancipated manhood' thrown into tragic disarray. David is a renowned college professor whose life is turned inside out when he becomes involved in a passionate relationship with Consuela. Consuela is a well-mannered student who awakens a sense of sexual possessiveness in her teacher. As their sexual relationship evolves, an incredible love story is born.
Special features: commentary ; featurette.
MW, 3-09; 10-09(rpl)
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