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District 9 [videorecording] / Peter Jackson presents in association with TriStar Pictures and Block/Hanson, a Wingnut Films production, a film by Neill Blomkamp ; produced by Peter Jackson, Carolynne Cunningham ; written by Neill Blomkamp and Terri Tatchell ; directed by Neill Blomkamp.

Contributor(s): Jackson, Peter, 1961- | Cunningham, Carolynne | Blomkamp, Neill | Tatchell, Terri | Copley, Sharlto | Cope, Jason | Boltt, Nathalie | Strike, Sylvaine | Sumner, John, 1951- | Young, William Allen, 1953- | Blake, Nick | Shorter, Clinton | Tri-Star Pictures | Block/Hanson (Firm) | WingNut Films (Firm) | Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialPublisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2009Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 1435932579; 9781435932579.Other title: District Nine.Subject(s): Human-alien encounters -- Drama | Relocation (Housing) -- South Africa -- Drama | Virus-vector relationships -- Drama | Refugees -- Government policy -- South Africa -- Drama | DNA damage -- Drama | South Africa -- Drama | Relocalización (Vivienda) -- Sudáfrica -- Teatro | Refugiados -- Política gubernamental -- Sudáfrica -- TeatroGenre/Form: Science fiction films. | Action and adventure films. | Thrillers (Motion pictures) | Video recordings for the hearing impaired. | Video recordings for people with visual disabilities. | Feature films. | Fiction films.DDC classification: 791.43/72
Production Credits: Director of photography, Trent Opaloch ; editor, Julian Clarke ; music, Clinton Shorter.
Cast: Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt, Sylvaine Strike, John Sumner, William Allen Young, Nick Blake.Summary: Twenty years ago, aliens from another planet made contact with Earth. Now, the refugee camp they are forced to live in has deteriorated into a slum-like ghetto. When field operative Wikus van der Merwe is put in charge of evicting the aliens, he contracts a strange virus that changes his DNA to match that of the refugees. As his body begins to mutate, he becomes a hunted man, and the aliens' only hope for freedom.
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DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English and French).

In English or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in English or French. Closed-captioned ; descriptive audio (English).

Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt, Sylvaine Strike, John Sumner, William Allen Young, Nick Blake.

Director of photography, Trent Opaloch ; editor, Julian Clarke ; music, Clinton Shorter.

DVD release of the 2009 motion picture.

MPAA rating: R; for bloody violence and pervasive language CHV rating: 14A; gory scenes and extreme violence.

Twenty years ago, aliens from another planet made contact with Earth. Now, the refugee camp they are forced to live in has deteriorated into a slum-like ghetto. When field operative Wikus van der Merwe is put in charge of evicting the aliens, he contracts a strange virus that changes his DNA to match that of the refugees. As his body begins to mutate, he becomes a hunted man, and the aliens' only hope for freedom.

Special features: deleted scenes; directors commentary ; "The alien agenda: a filmmaker's log" three-part documentary.

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