Atom Egoyan Movies on DVD
Written and directed by Atom Egoyan, this compelling drama concerns an orphaned high-schooler whose French teacher assigns his class to translate a news story about a narrowly averted terrorist attack. After creating a lie about his late parents' involvement in the incident, his falsehood creates controversy on the Internet, at school, and in his personal life. Scott Speedman, Rachel Blanchard, Kenneth Welsh star. 101 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Portuguese Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, Portuguese, Spanish; "making of" documentary; deleted scenes; interview. NOTE: This Title Is Out Of Print; Limit One Per Customer.
Atom Egoyan's seductive drama features the director as a photographer who reviews the shots of churches he took while on a trip to his Armenian hometown, and through the photos, traces the disintegration of his relationship with his then-wife. With Arsinee Khanjian. 73 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English stereo; Subtitles: English; audio commentary by Egoyan; documentary; interview; filmography.
Director Atom Egoyan's remake of the French film "Nathalie..." finds a high-priced call girl (Amanda Seyfried) hired by a wealthy gynecologist (Julianne Moore) to help determine if her husband (Liam Neeson) is being unfaithful. Seyfried relays every detail of her seduction of Neeson to Moore, whose own growing obsession with the beautiful young prostitute threatens to tear her family apart. Max Thieriot, R.H. Thomson also star. 96 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH); audio commentary; "making of" documentary; deleted scenes. NOTE: This Title Is Out Of Print; Limit One Per Customer.
Felicia (Elaine Cassidy), a young Irish woman in search of her soldier boyfriend in the British Midlands, is befriended by Joseph Hilditch (Bob Hoskins), a caterer with a strange affection for his late mother. Little does Felicia realize that Joseph is, in fact, a deranged serial killer...and she's targeted as his next victim. Atom Egoyan ("Exotica") directed this disturbing tale. 111 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; audio commentary; biographies; featurette; additional footage; recipes; production notes; TV spots; theatrical trailers; scene access.
An intriguing comedy/drama of family relations from Canada's Atom Egoyan, "Next of Kin" follows a young man, undergoing experimental video therapy to resolve problems with his tyrannical parents, who sees a tape about a couple who gave their child up for adoption decades earlier. He then sets out to become their long-lost son. Patrick Tierney, Berge Fazlian star. Then, Egoyan's award-winning satire "Family Viewing" takes a harsh, darkly funny look at a dysfunctional, TV-obsessed clan who can only communicate through electronic media. David Hemblen, Gabrielle Rose star. 168 min. total on two discs. Standard; Soundtrack: English mono; Subtitles: English, French, audio commentary by Egoyan; bonus shorts "Howard in Patricular" (1979), "Peepshow" (1981), "Open House" (1982); interview; photo gallery; filmography.