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The Brothers Bloom (2009)


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Published: Universal City, Calif. : Summit Entertainment, [2009]
Description:  1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0025192038402,
Language:  English

Videodisc release of a 2008 motion picture

Special features: audio commentary with director Rian Johnson and producer Ram Bergman; "From sketch to celluloid", the ultimate fan's look at the evolution of The brothers Bloom; "In Bloom: behind the scenes"; deleted scenes; image gallery

Rachel Weisz, Adrien Brody, Mark Ruffalo, Rinko Kikuchi, Maximilian Schell, Robbie Coltrane

Stephen and Bloom are brothers who have been con artists since they were kids. Stephen is the mastermind, while Bloom is the main character of Stephen's stories. As adults, they travel the world and never enlist the same people twice in their cons, except for their consistent sidekick, the mysterious and primarily silent Bang Bang, a Japanese woman who just appeared in their lives one day and happens to have a penchant for blowing things up. As Bloom hits his mid-thirties, he wants to quit the business. Stephen talks him into one last con. The mark is the eccentric, lonely but beautiful New Jersey heiress, Penelope Stamp. As the brothers go through their final con on Penelope, three main problems may occur to thwart the plan. First, the brothers' former mentor and now arch enemy, Diamond Dog, may exact his long awaited revenge; second, Penelope may end up being more unpredictable than all their former marks; and third, Bloom, who has let love slip by in his life, may fall for Penelope. But through the process, no one ever really knows who is conning who

Rated PG-13: for violence, some sensuality and brief strong language

Blu-ray disc; region A, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1), 1080p High Definition, DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, 5.1 Dolby Digital

This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players

English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing

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Additional Credits:
Bergman, Ram
Stern, James D
Johnson, Rian
Weisz, Rachel, 1971-
Brody, Adrien
Ruffalo, Mark
Kikuchi, Rinko, 1981-
Schell, Maximilian
Coltrane, Robbie
Johnson, Nathan, 1976-
Summit Entertainment
Endgame Entertainment (Firm)

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