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The Resource The machinist, Filmax Entertainment presents a Julio Fernandez production, a film by Brad Anderson ; Castelao Productions with the participation of Canal+ España with the collaboration of ICA ; produced by Julio Fernandez ; written by Scott Kosar ; directed by Brad Anderson, (videorecording)

The machinist, Filmax Entertainment presents a Julio Fernandez production, a film by Brad Anderson ; Castelao Productions with the participation of Canal+ España with the collaboration of ICA ; produced by Julio Fernandez ; written by Scott Kosar ; directed by Brad Anderson, (videorecording)

Label
The machinist
Title
The machinist
Statement of responsibility
Filmax Entertainment presents a Julio Fernandez production, a film by Brad Anderson ; Castelao Productions with the participation of Canal+ España with the collaboration of ICA ; produced by Julio Fernandez ; written by Scott Kosar ; directed by Brad Anderson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Trevor Reznik hasn't slept in a year. The shocking deteroration of his physical and mental health has made his every waking moment an unrelenting state of confusion, paranoia, guilt, anxiety and terror. His only solace from this living nightmare comes from an affectionate prostitute. When cryptic notes turn up mysteriousley in his apartment and hallucinations of a co-worker that no one else sees causes a gruesome machine shop injury, he embarks on a journey to find out whether there is an elaborate plot to drive him mad or his fatigue has simply robbed him of reason.An industrial worker hasn't slept in a year. He is living a nightmare where cryptic notes appear, and has visions of a co-worker no one else can see. Are these mysteries part of a plot to drive him mad? Or, has fatigue simply robbed him of reason?
Awards note
Catalonian International Film Festival, Sitges, Spain, 2004: Best Actor (Christian Bale); Best Cinematography (Xavi Gimenez).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Xavi Gimenez ; editor, Luis de la Madrid ; music, Roque Baños ; costume designer, Patricia Monne ; production designer, Alain Bainee
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence and disturbing images, sexuality and language.
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Aitana Sanchez-Gijon, John Sharian
Runtime
102
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The machinist, Filmax Entertainment presents a Julio Fernandez production, a film by Brad Anderson ; Castelao Productions with the participation of Canal+ España with the collaboration of ICA ; produced by Julio Fernandez ; written by Scott Kosar ; directed by Brad Anderson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Brad Anderson; 'The machinist': breaking the rules; 8 deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm58557478
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781415711620
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363441441
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
34414
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
58557478
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The machinist, Filmax Entertainment presents a Julio Fernandez production, a film by Brad Anderson ; Castelao Productions with the participation of Canal+ España with the collaboration of ICA ; produced by Julio Fernandez ; written by Scott Kosar ; directed by Brad Anderson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Brad Anderson; 'The machinist': breaking the rules; 8 deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm58557478
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781415711620
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097363441441
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
34414
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
58557478
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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