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Title The chocolate war [videorecording] / Management Company Entertainment Group ; produced by Jonathan D. Krane ; screenplay by Keith Gordon ; directed by Keith Gordon.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, Calif. : MGM Home Entertainment ; Beverly Hills, Calif. : Distributed by 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]


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Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono.
Note Title from container.
Cast John Glover, Ilan Mitchell-Smith, Wally Ward, Doug Hutchinson, Corey Gunnestad, Brent David Fraser, Robert Davenport, Jenny Wright, Bud Cort, Adam Baldwin, Ethan Sandler.
Credits Director of photography, Tom Richmond ; editor, Jeff Wishengrad ; costume designer, Elizabeth Kaye ; production designer, David Ensley.
Note Based on the novel by Robert Cormier.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary 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.
Note Special features: Feature commentary by director Keith Gordon; interview with director Keith Gordon.
Language English dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Fund raising -- Drama.
Chocolate candy -- Drama.
Private schools -- Drama.
School principals -- Drama.
School superintendents -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Krane, Jonathan D.
Gordon, Keith, 1961-
Glover, John, 1944-
Mitchell-Smith, Ilan, 1969-
Langham, Wallace.
Hutchinson, Doug.
Gunnestad, Corey.
Fraser, Brent David.
Davenport, Robert (Figure skater)
Wright, Jenny, 1962-
Cort, Bud, 1948-
Baldwin, Adam, 1962-
Sandler, Ethan, 1972-
Cormier, Robert. Chocolate war.
Management Company Entertainment Group.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Standard No. 027616073204
Music No. 107320 MGM Home Entertainment

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