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The Chocolate War (2007)


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Published: Los Angeles, Calif. : Beverly Hills, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment ; Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
Description:  1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

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Based on the novel by Robert Cormier

Originally released as a motion picture in 1989

Special features: Feature commentary by director Keith Gordon; interview with director Keith Gordon

John Glover, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, Wally Ward, Doug Hutchinson, Corey Gunnestad, Brent David Fraser, Robert Davenport, Jenny Wright, Bud Cort, Adam Baldwin, Ethan Sandler

Archie is the brains of a society of thugs in sport coats called the Vigils. The Vigils have gained power over their fellow students and faculty by using intimidation. They meet their match in new student, Jerry Renault. Jerry refuses to participate in the school's annual fund-raising chocolate sale event. Brother Leon, the school's sadistic headmaster, makes a pact with the Vigils to sell 20,000 boxes of chocolates so he can be promoted to head of the school

MPAA rating: R

DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono

English or Spanish dialogue, English, French, or spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Krane, Jonathan D
Gordon, Keith, 1961-
Glover, John, 1944-
Mitchell-Smith, Ilan, 1969-
Langham, Wallace
Hutchinson, Doug
Gunnestad, Corey
Fraser, Brent David
Davenport, Robert
Wright, Jenny, 1962-
Cort, Bud, 1948-
Baldwin, Adam, 1962-
Sandler, Ethan
Cormier, Robert.
Management Company Entertainment Group
MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc

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