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Title "O" [videorecording] / a Chickie the Cop production in association with Daniel Fried Productions and Rhulen Entertainment ; a film by Tim Blake Nelson ; producers, Eric Gitter, Daniel L. Fried, Anthony Rhulen ; screenplay writer, Brad Kaaya ; director, Tim Blake Nelson.
Published [Santa Monica, Calif.] : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2002], c2001.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997.2 .O13 2002    IN LIBRARY
Edition 2-disc deluxe ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Russell Lee Fine ; editor, Kate Sanford ; music, Jeff Danna ; costume designer, Jill Ohanneson ; production designer, Dina Goldman.
Note Based on the play: Othello / by William Shakespeare.
Disc 1 includes feature length commentary by the director, Julia Stiles, and cinematographer, and theatrical trailer; disc 2 includes comprehensive analysis of key basketball scenes and deleted scenes with commentary, and the restored 1922 film: Othello (80 min.) / National Film Museum Incorporated ; Ben Blumenthal presents ; directed by Dimitri Buchowetzki.
System Reqs DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, widescreen and full screen presentations.
Cast Mekhi Phifer, Josh Hartnett, Julia Stiles, Elden Henson, Andrew Keegan, Rain Phoenix, John Heard, Anthony "A.J." Johnson, Martin Sheen.
Audience MPAA rating: R for violence, a scene of strong sexuality, language and drug use.
Summary A modern-day version of Shakespeare's classic "Othello". "O" is the school's best basketball player and an NBA hopeful. He is adored by all including his coach and a beautiful classmate. "O" has a troubled friend--the coach's son--who is deeply resentful of his father's preference to "O" on and off the court. The seeds of mistrust are sown and it sets into motion a disturbing chain of events.
Language English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Film adaptations.
Basketball -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Sports films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Gitter, Eric. Producer.
Fried, Daniel L. Producer.
Ruhlen, Anthony. Producer.
Kaaya, Brad. Screenwriter.
Nelson, Tim Blake. Director.
Phifer, Mekhi, 1975- Actor.
Hartnett, Josh, 1978- Actor.
Stiles, Julia, 1981- Actor.
Henson, Elden. Actor.
Keegan, Andrew, 1979- Actor.
Phoenix, Rain. Actor.
Heard, John, 1945- Actor.
Johnson, Anthony, 1970- Actor.
Sheen, Martin. Actor.
Fine, Russell Lee. Cinematographer.
Sanford, Kate. Film editor.
Danna, Jeff. Composer.
Buchowetzki, Dimitri, 1885-1932. Director.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello.
Rhulen Entertainment (Firm)
Chickie the Cop (Firm)
Daniel Fried Productions (Firm)
Lions Gate Home Entertainment.
Related Titles Othello (Motion picture : 1922)
ISBN 1588174336
Standard # 031398791126
Publisher # VM7911D Trimark Home Video
OCLC number 48965976