Scanners / director, David Cronenberg
DVD | [Publisher not identified] | 2014 | [Criterion collection].

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Edition
[Criterion collection].
Description
2 videodiscs (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical stereo rdad
video file DVD video rda
Series
Criterion collection ; #712
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 712.
System Details
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1); stereo.
Note
Title from web page.
Cast
Patrick McGoohan, Jennifer O'Neill, Stephen Lack.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Audience
Rating: R.
Summary
After a man with extraordinary, and frighteningly destructive, telepathic abilities is nabbed by agents from a mysterious rogue corporation, he discovers he is far from the only possessor of such strange powers, and that some of the other "scanners" have their minds set on world domination, while others are trying to stop them.
Note
Special features: The "Scanners" way, new documentary on the film's special effects, featuring interviews with Cronenberg's collaborators; Mental saboteur, a new interview with actor Michael Ironside; The Ephemerol diaries, a 2012 interview with actor and artist Stephen Lack; Excerpt from a 1981 interview with Cronenberg on the CBC's "The Bob McLean show"; trailer and radio spots; Plus: an essay by critic Kim Newman.
Subject
Genre/Form
Added Author
Cronenberg, David, 1943-
McGoohan, Patrick, 1928-2009,
O'Neill, Jennifer, 1948-
Lack, Stephen,
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN
9781604658675
1604658673
Standard No.
715515120012
Music No.
CC2378DDVD The Criterion Collection
Extras
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