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Title Dead ringers [videorecording] / Criterion Collection ; Anchor Bay Entertainment ; James G. Robinson and Joe Roth present a David Cronenberg film ; written by David Cronenberg and Norman Snider ; produced by David Cronenberg and Marc Boyman ; directed by David Cronenberg.
Published [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c1998.
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 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997 .D435 1998    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col., stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 21
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 21.
Credits Director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; music, Howard Shore ; editing, Ronald Sanders.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Based on the book Twins by Bari Wood and Jack Geasland.
"Copyright 1988 The Mantle Clinic II, Ltd."--Container.
Special features include: Audio commentary by David Cronenberg, Jeremy Irons, Ronald Sanders, Carol Speir, Peter Suschitzky ; original designs for opening title sequence ; "Mathematics in metal" & "Instruments for operating on mutant women," still gallery of drawings and photographs of the sculptures and medical instruments designed for the film ; twinning effect/motion control footage ; electronic press kit, including trailer and featurette.
System Reqs DVD ; 1.66:1 aspect ratio.
Cast Jeremy Irons, Geneviève Bujold, Heidi Von Palleske, Barbara Gordon, Shirley Douglas, Stephen Lack.
Summary The story of identical twin gynecologists -- suave Elliot and sensitive Beverly, opposite sides of one personality -- who share the same practice, the same apartment, and the same women. Then one special woman enters their lives. The twins, their bizarre bond threatened for the first time, descend into a whirlpool of sexual confusion, drugs and madness.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Subject Gynecologists -- Drama.
Twins -- Drama.
Brothers -- Drama.
Identity (Psychology) -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama.
Genre Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Related Names Cronenberg, David, 1943- Screenwriter, Producer, Director.
Boyman, Marc, Producer.
Snider, Norman, 1945- Screenwriter.
Irons, Jeremy, 1948- Actor.
Bujold, Geneviève, Actor.
Suschitzky, Peter, Cinematographer.
Shore, Howard, Composer.
Sanders, Ronald, Film editor.
Geasland, Jack.
Wood, Bari, 1936- Twins.
Mantle Clinic II, Ltd.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Title on container: David Cronenberg's Dead ringers
ISBN 1559408871
9781559408875
Standard # 715515009249
Publisher # CC1541D Criterion Collection
OCLC number 43374248