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Release Date: 07/25/00
MSRP: $24.95

Studio: Fox

Year: 2000

Run Time: 119 Minutes

Rating: R

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Tilda Swinton, Virginie Ledoyen, Guillaume Canet, Leonardo DiCaprio

Directed by: Rod McLean

   Movie Summary: [Drama]

    For his first major project after TITANIC, DiCaprio chose this adaptation of Alex Garland's novel of disaffected youth in the computer age. He is Richard, a morally empty American traveller in Thailand who is given a map to an idyllic and secret communal island paradise by a manic stranger. Upon his arrival on the uncharted island with his two French travelling companions, Richard eases into a serene existence of getting high, laying on the beach and fishing. When a series of violent occurrences (beginning with a brutal shark attack) upset the peaceful daily life in the commune, he finds that what first appears to be a peaceful, multi-cultural utopian society is in fact the key to unlocking primal instincts in its inhabitants (a la LORD OF THE FLIES) and ultimately himself.


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DVD Features
Widescreen 2.35:1 (16x9/Anamorphic), DD5.1(Eng), DS2.0 (Eng, Fre), Subtitles (Eng, Fre, Spa)

DVD Exras
Interactive Menus, Theatrical Trailer, Commentary Track w/Director Danny Boyle, Deleted Scenes, Alternate Ending, All Saints Music Video, Storyboard Gallery

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    Feature: View the 'Full Monty' Trailer.
    Procedure: From the disc's main menu go to the 'Features' submenu and there select the 'Cast & Crew' menu entry. In this section, choose actor Robert Carlyle to bring up his biographical information. Once you see this screen, press the right arrow key on your remote control and you will highlight the picture on the left of his head. Press 'Enter' now and you will get to see a trailer for 'The Full Monty,' another movie in which the actor appeared.
    Submitted by: Drew Douglas

    Last Updated: Tuesday, January 24, 2001

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