The Resource Blood diamond, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios a Spring Creek/Bedford Falls production in association with Initial Entertainment Group ; produced by Gilian Gorfil, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King, Darrell Roodt, Paul Weinstein, Edward Zwick ; story by Charles Leavitt and C. Gaby Mitchell ; screenplay by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Edward Zwick, (DVD)

Blood diamond, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios a Spring Creek/Bedford Falls production in association with Initial Entertainment Group ; produced by Gilian Gorfil, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King, Darrell Roodt, Paul Weinstein, Edward Zwick ; story by Charles Leavitt and C. Gaby Mitchell ; screenplay by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Edward Zwick, (DVD)

Label
Blood diamond
Title
Blood diamond
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios a Spring Creek/Bedford Falls production in association with Initial Entertainment Group ; produced by Gilian Gorfil, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King, Darrell Roodt, Paul Weinstein, Edward Zwick ; story by Charles Leavitt and C. Gaby Mitchell ; screenplay by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Edward Zwick
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Danny Archer is an ex-mercenary turned smuggler. Solomon Vandy is a local Mende fisherman. Amid the explosive civil war overtaking 1999 Sierra Leone, these men join together for two dangerous missions: recovering a rare pink diamond of immense value and rescuing the fisherman's son. The son was conscripted as a child soldier into the brutal rebel forces ripping a swath of torture and bloodshed across the alternately beautiful and ravaged countryside
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Eduardo Serra ; editor, Steven Rosenblum ; music, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Ngila Dickson ; production designer, Dan Weil ; special effects supervisor, Neil Corbould ; visual effects supervisor, Jeffrey A. Okun
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly, Michael Sheen, Arnold Vosloo
Runtime
143
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Blood diamond, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios a Spring Creek/Bedford Falls production in association with Initial Entertainment Group ; produced by Gilian Gorfil, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King, Darrell Roodt, Paul Weinstein, Edward Zwick ; story by Charles Leavitt and C. Gaby Mitchell ; screenplay by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Edward Zwick, (DVD)
Label
Blood diamond, Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios a Spring Creek/Bedford Falls production in association with Initial Entertainment Group ; produced by Gilian Gorfil, Marshall Herskovitz, Graham King, Darrell Roodt, Paul Weinstein, Edward Zwick ; story by Charles Leavitt and C. Gaby Mitchell ; screenplay by Charles Leavitt ; directed by Edward Zwick, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Special features: Commentary with director Edward Zwick; theatrical trailer
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(143 min.)
Isbn
9781419845673
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SALMW
Other control number
  • 085391117629
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Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 111762
  • 111769
  • WAR111762D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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