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Bronson

Format: DVD 2010
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 2 copies
Available (1)
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Wilkinsburg Public Library Audiovisual DVD THR BRONSON
Location  Wilkinsburg Public Library
 
Collection  Audiovisual
 
Call Number  DVD THR BRONSON
 
 
 
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Sewickley Public Library AV - DVDs CHECKED OUT
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  AV - DVDs
 
Status  CHECKED OUT
 
 
Summary
Michael Peterson was 19 years old in 1974. Reckless, and hoping to make a name for himself, he picked up a homemade sawed-off shotgun and set off to rob a post office. Caught and arrested soon after, he was convicted and sentenced to seven years in prison. Ultimately, Peterson ended up behind bars for 34 years, 30 of which were spent in solitary confinement. While incarcerated, his alter ego, Charles Bronson, surfaced and eventually replaced his own personality.
Additional Information
Subjects Bronson, Charles, -- 1952- -- Drama.
Prisons -- Drama.
Solitary confinement -- Drama.
Violent offenders -- Drama.
Identity (Psychology) -- Drama.
England -- Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Los Angeles, Calif. :Magnolia Home Entertainment,2010
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Hansford, Danny.
Preston, Rupert.
Brock, Brock Norman.
Refn, Nicolas Winding, 1970-
Hardy, Tom, 1977-
Lance, James, 1975-
King, Matt, 1968-
Burton, Amanda, 1956-
Magnet Releasing (Firm)
Vertigo Films.
Aramid Entertainment (Firm)
Str8jacket Creations.
EM Media (Firm)
4DH Films (Firm)
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Participants/Performers Tom Hardy, James Lance, Matt King, Amanda Burton.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Larry Smith ; editor, Mat Newman ; costume designer, Sian Jenkins ; production designer, Adrian Smith.
Audience Rating: R; for violent and disturbing content, graphic nudity, sexuality and language.
Language English
In English with Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes "Based on the true story of one of the world's most violent prisoners"--Container.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Special features: Charles Bronson monologues; Making of Bronson; training Tom Hardy; interviews with Nicolas Winding Refn (co-writer/director), Tom Hardy (actor), Matt King (actor); behind the scenes footage; trailer.
System Details DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo. surround.
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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