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Legend / Universal Pictures, Cross Creek Pictures and Studiocanal present ; a Working Title production ; produced in association with Anton Capital Entertainment ; produced by Tim Bevan [and four others] ; written and directed by Brian Helgeland.

Helgeland, Brian, screenwriter, film director. (Added Author). Bevan, Tim, film producer. (Added Author). Hardy, Tom, 1977- actor. (Added Author). Browning, Emily, 1988- actor. (Added Author). Thewlis, David, 1963- actor. (Added Author). Eccleston, Christopher, actor. (Added Author). Morgan, Colin, 1986- actor. (Added Author). Anderson, Paul (Actor) actor. (Added Author). Fitzgerald, Tara, 1968- actor. (Added Author). Palminteri, Chazz, actor. (Added Author). Lord, Stephen, 1972- actor. (Added Author). Burwell, Carter, composer (expression) (Added Author). McNulty, Peter, editor of moving image work. (Added Author). Pope, Dick, B.S.C. director of photography. (Added Author). Pearson, John, 1930- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Profession of violence. (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) presenter. (Added Author). Cross Creek Pictures, presenter. (Added Author). Studio Canal, presenter. (Added Author). Working Title Films, production company. (Added Author). Anton Capital Entertainment (Firm) production company. (Added Author). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) publisher. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [English/Spanish/French dialogue version]
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2016]

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General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Based on the book "The profession of violence" by John Pearson.
Anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1).
Special features: Creating the legend ; feature commentary with writer/director Brian Helgeland.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Carter Burwell ; editor, Peter McNulty ; director of photography, Dick Pope.
Participant or Performer Note: Tom Hardy, Emily Browning, David Thewlis, Christopher Eccleston, Colin Morgan, Paul Anderson, Tara Fitzgerald, Chazz Palminteri, Stephen Lord.
Summary, etc.: The true story of the rise and fall of London's most notorious gangsters, Reggie and Ron Kray, both portrayed by Tom Hardy in an amazing double performance. It is a classic crime thriller taking viewers into the secret history of the 1960s and the extraordinary events that secured the infamy of the Kray twins.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, language throughout, some sexual and drug material.
System Details Note: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English, French and Spanish) and 2.0 stereo. surround (English DVS).
Language Note: In English, dubbed Spanish or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in English (SDH), Spanish or French. Optional descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.
Subject: Kray, Reginald, 1933-2000 > Drama.
Kray, Ronald, 1933-1995 > Drama.
Gangsters > England > London > Drama.
Organized crime > England > London > Drama.
Nineteen sixties > Drama.
Pearson, John, 1930- > Film adaptations.
Gangsters > Inglaterra > Londres > Teatro.
Genre: Crime films.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Gangster films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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