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Hard Eight (1999, original release: 1996)


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Published: Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1999
Edition:  Special ed
Description:  1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0767824539,
Language:  English

Originally released as a motion picture in 1996

Widescreen (aspect ratio 2.35:1) and full screen versions on opposite sides of disc

Special features: audio commentary by Paul Thomas Anderson; audio commentary by the cast and crew; deleted scene ("The Kiss"); three Sundance Institute Filmmaker Lab scenes; theatrical trailers; talent files

Philip Baker Hall, John C. Reilly, Gwyneth Paltrow, Samuel L. Jackson

Sydney, a poker-faced professional gambler plays guardian angel to unlucky John and his girlfriend. When John's and his bride's honeymoon night leads to a disastrous hostage situation, the gambler takes care of it as usual. But when a slick casino pro threatens to reveal a secret from Sydney's past, Sydney decides to hedge his bets and not leave anything to chance

Rated R


Closed-captioned. In English with optional subtitles in English and Spanish

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Additional Credits:
Jones, Robert C
Lyons, John (John S.)
Anderson, Paul Thomas
Hall, Philip Baker, 1931-
Reilly, John C., 1965-
Paltrow, Gwyneth, 1972-
Jackson, Samuel L
Welles, Halsted
Rysher Entertainment
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)

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