Blood diamond
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Format
DVD
Edition
Special edition widescreen.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
085391152996

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General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
General Note
Special features: Disc 1: Commentary with director Edward Zwick; theatrical trailer ; Disc 2: "Blood on the stone" featurette; "Becoming Archer" featurette; "Journalism on the front line" featurette; "Inside the siege of Freetown" featurette; "Shine on Em" music video by Nas.
Creation/Production Credits
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.
Participants/Performers
Leonardo DiCaprio, Djimon Hounsou, Jennifer Connelly, Kagiso Kuypers, Arnold Vosloo, Antony Coleman, Benu Mabhena, Anoiting Lukola, David Harewood, Basil Wallace, Jimi Mistry.
Description
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and language.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Language
English, French or Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Gorfil, G., Herskovitz, M., King, G., Roodt, D., Weinstein, P., Zwick, E., Leavitt, C., Mitchell, C. G., DiCaprio, L., Hounsou, D., Connelly, J., Kuypers, K., Vosloo, A., Coleman, A., Mbhena, B., Lukola, A., Harewood, D., Wallace, B., Mistry, J., & Howard, J. N. (2007). Blood diamond. Special edition widescreen. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gillian. Gorfil et al.. 2007. Blood Diamond. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gillian. Gorfil et al., Blood Diamond. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Gorfil, Gillian., et al. Blood Diamond. Special edition widescreen. Burbank, CA: Warner Home Video, 2007. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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