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The Resource Pu-239, HBO Films presents a Beacon Pictures/Section Eight production ; produced by Miranda de Pencier, Guy J. Louthan, Charlie Lyons, Vlad Paunescu ; written for the screen and directed by Scott Z. Burns, (DVD videorecording)

Pu-239, HBO Films presents a Beacon Pictures/Section Eight production ; produced by Miranda de Pencier, Guy J. Louthan, Charlie Lyons, Vlad Paunescu ; written for the screen and directed by Scott Z. Burns, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Pu-239
Title
Pu-239
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents a Beacon Pictures/Section Eight production ; produced by Miranda de Pencier, Guy J. Louthan, Charlie Lyons, Vlad Paunescu ; written for the screen and directed by Scott Z. Burns
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While working at a nuclear power plant, Timofey is exposed to a deadly dose of radiation while trying to avert a plant disaster. Instead of rewarding Timofey for his efforts, the plant treats him as a scapegoat, offering no compensation to him or his family. Desperate to provide security for his wife and son, Timofey steals a small amount of PU-239 - weapons-grade- plutonium - and heads to Moscow to sell it on the black market. Timofey struggles to make the sale, his efforts resulting in deadly consequences
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Eigil Bryld ; editors, Tatiana S. Riegel, Leo Trombetta ; music, Abel Korzeniowski ; production designer, Tom Meyer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language, violence, sexual content and brief drug use
PerformerNote
Paddy Considine, Radha Mitchell, Oscar Isaac, Danya Baryshnikov, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Steven Berkoff, Mélanie Thierry, Jason Flemyng, Jordan Long, Kenneth Bryans, Connor McIntryre, Florina Cercel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
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  • De Pencier, Miranda
  • Louthan, Guy J
  • Lyons, Charlie
  • Paunescu, Vlad
  • Burns, Scott Z
  • Considine, Paddy
  • Mitchell, Radha
  • Isaac, Oscar
  • Baryshnikov, Danya
  • Kaas, Nikolaj Lie
  • Thierry, Mélanie
  • Flemyng, Jason
  • Long, Jordan
  • Bryans, Kenneth
  • McIntyre, Connor
  • Cercel, Florina
  • Kalfus, Ken
  • HBO Films
  • Beacon Pictures
  • Section Eight Ltd
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
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  • Nuclear power plants
  • Radiation injuries
  • Plutonium
  • Black market
  • Feature films
  • Thrillers (Television programs)
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
  • Thrillers (Motion pictures)
  • Russia
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Pu-239, HBO Films presents a Beacon Pictures/Section Eight production ; produced by Miranda de Pencier, Guy J. Louthan, Charlie Lyons, Vlad Paunescu ; written for the screen and directed by Scott Z. Burns, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Title from container
  • Based on the short story "PU-239" by Ken Kalfus
  • Special features: Audio commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781419865381
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929007837
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2000001580
  • 3000015084
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn185036856
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pu-239, HBO Films presents a Beacon Pictures/Section Eight production ; produced by Miranda de Pencier, Guy J. Louthan, Charlie Lyons, Vlad Paunescu ; written for the screen and directed by Scott Z. Burns, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Title from container
  • Based on the short story "PU-239" by Ken Kalfus
  • Special features: Audio commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781419865381
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929007837
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 2000001580
  • 3000015084
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn185036856
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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