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A history of violence / New Line Productions, Inc. ; Bender-Spink, Inc. ; produced by Chris Bender, David Cronenberg, J.C. Spink ; screenplay by Josh Olson ; directed by David Cronenberg.

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  • 42 of 44 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DRAMA HIS (Text) 37521530628256 AMPL Adult DVD Drama Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland F DVD (Text) 76277000031025 DVDs Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD ADULT-F HISTORY 1550 (Text) 34706000990467 DVD Fiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil DVD # 695 (Text) 38160000373512 Second Floor, DVD Checked out 01/24/2019
Clinton PL - Clinton DVD #2637 (Text) 36806010290227 AUDIOVISUAL Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD HISTORY OF VIOLENCE (Text) 34304000433256 Adult - DVD Available -
Dunkirk PL - Dunkirk DVD DRA HIS (Text) 76381000074252 DVD Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD DRAMA HIS (Text) 33187002322846 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD DRAMA HIS (Text) 33187003184138 Digital Video Disc Reshelving -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA HIS (Text) 33187003207228 Digital Video Disc Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0780654099
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : New Line Home Entertainment : [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Based on the graphic novel by John Wagner and Vince Locke.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Peter Suschitzky ; art director, James McAteer ; editor, Ronald Sanders ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Denise Cronenberg ; production designer, Carol Spier.
Participant or Performer Note:
Viggo Mortensen, Maria Bello, Ed Harris, William Hurt, Ashton Holmes, Peter MacNeill, Stephen McHattie, Greg Bryk.
Summary, etc.:
Tom is a loving, well-respected family man from a small Indiana town. When two criminals show up at his diner, Tom is forced to take action and thwart the robbery attempt. Suddenly heralded as a local hero who took the courage to stand up to crime, people look up to Tom as a man of high moral regard. But all the media attention attracts the likes of the mob, who show up at Tom's doorstep. Is it a case of mistaken identity or does Tom have a history that no one knows about?
Target Audience Note:
Rated R; for strong brutal violence, graphic sexuality, nudity, language and some drug use.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Mistaken identity > Indiana > Drama.
Heroes > Indiana > Drama.
Restaurateurs > Indiana > Drama.
Identidad > Indiana > Teatro.
Héroes > Indiana > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Thriller > Feature.
Crime > Feature.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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