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Kill the messenger / Focus Features presents a Bluegrass Films production ; a film by Michael Cuesta ; producers, Pamela Abdy, Naomi Despres, Jeremy Renner, Scott Stuber ; written by Peter Landesman ; directed by Michael Cuesta.

DVD DVD Blu-ray Blu-ray (©2015)
Description: 1 Blu-ray disc (1 hr. 52 mins.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 DVD video
Distributor: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2015]
1 of 2 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 2 copies available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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  • Edition: Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD
General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Based upon the books "Dark alliance" by Gary Webb and "Kill the messenger" by Nick Schou.
Bonus features: Deleted scenes -- Kill the messenger : the all-star cast -- Crack in America -- Filming in Georgia -- Feature commentary with director Michael Cuesta.
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Sean Bobbitt ; editor, Brian A. Kates ; music, Nathan Johnson.
Participant or Performer: Jeremy Renner, Rosemarie DeWitt, Ray Liotta, Tim Blake Nelson, Barry Pepper, Oliver Platt, Michael Sheen, Michael Kenneth Williams, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Andy Garcia.
Summary: Webb stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation's streets, and further alleges that the CIA was aware of major dealers who were smuggling cocaine into the U.S., and using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite warnings from drug kingpins and CIA operatives to stop his investigation, Webb keeps digging to uncover a conspiracy with explosive implications.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: R; language and drug content.
System Details:
Blu-ray, 1080p High-Definition Widescreen 2.40:1, English DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
DVD, anamorphic widescreen 2.40:1 presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Authors: Cuesta, Michael, 1963- (film director.). Landesman, Peter, 1965- (screenwriter.). Webb, Gary, 1955-2004 (Added Author). Schou, Nick. (Added Author). Renner, Jeremy, (actor.). DeWitt, Rosemarie, (actor.). Liotta, Ray, (actor.). Nelson, Tim Blake, (actor.). Pepper, Barry, 1970- (actor.). Platt, Oliver, (actor.). Sheen, Michael, (actor.). Williams, Michael Kenneth, (actor.). Winstead, Mary Elizabeth, (actor.). Garcia, Andy, (actor.). Focus Features, (production company.). Bluegrass Films, (production company.). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.).
Citation: Cuesta, Michael. "Kill the messenger."
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