The Mexican [videorecording] / Dreamworks Pictures presents in association with Newmarket ; directed by Gore Verbinski ; written by J.H. Wyman ; produced by Lawrence Bender and John Baldecchi.

Contributor(s): Verbinski, Gore | Wyman, J. H, 1967- | Bender, Lawrence | Baldecchi, John | Pitt, Brad, 1963- | Roberts, Julia, 1967- | Gandolfini, James | Balaban, Bob | Simmons, J. K | Krumholtz, David, 1978- | Dreamworks Pictures | Newmarket Capital Group LP | DreamWorks Home Entertainment (Firm)Material type: FilmFilmPublisher number: 87822 | DreamWorks Home EntertainmentLanguage: engspa Subtitle language: English Publication details: Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, c2001. Description: 1 videodisc (2 hr., 3 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 inISBN: 0783256477; 9780783256474Uniform titles: Mexican (Motion picture) Subject(s): Firearms -- Drama | Kidnapping -- Drama | Mexico -- DramaGenre/Form: Feature films. | Fiction films. | Gangster films. | Comedy films. | Video recordings for the hearing impaired.DDC classification: 791.43/72 LOC classification: PN1997.2 | .M49 2001Production credits: Director of photography, Dariusz Wolski ; editor, Craig Wood ; music composed and conducted by Alan Silvestri ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Cecilia Montiel.Cast: Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, James Gandolfini, Bob Balaban, J.K. Simmons, David Krumholtz.Summary: Jerry has to do one last errand for the mob before they let him find employment elsewhere--he has to go to Mexico and recover a rare and very valuable pistol "The Mexican", which is said to be cursed. While his girlfriend, Samantha, objects to Jerry taking the assignment, he isn't in much of a position to argue. Once in Mexico, Jerry finds the pistol easily enough, but making his way back to the States proves to be an unexpected challenge. Meanwhile, his mob connection hires Leroy, a gay hitman, to kidnap Samantha and hold her hostage until Jerry comes back.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.

Special features include : deleted scenes complete with filmmaker's commentary ; HBO's "The making of The Mexican" behind-the-scenes featurette ; film commentary from director Gore Verbinski and other filmmakers ; in-depth production notes ; detailed cast and filmmaker biographies ; theatrical trailers.

Director of photography, Dariusz Wolski ; editor, Craig Wood ; music composed and conducted by Alan Silvestri ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; production designer, Cecilia Montiel.

Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, James Gandolfini, Bob Balaban, J.K. Simmons, David Krumholtz.

Jerry has to do one last errand for the mob before they let him find employment elsewhere--he has to go to Mexico and recover a rare and very valuable pistol "The Mexican", which is said to be cursed. While his girlfriend, Samantha, objects to Jerry taking the assignment, he isn't in much of a position to argue. Once in Mexico, Jerry finds the pistol easily enough, but making his way back to the States proves to be an unexpected challenge. Meanwhile, his mob connection hires Leroy, a gay hitman, to kidnap Samantha and hold her hostage until Jerry comes back.

MPAA rating: R.

DVD, widescreen format (aspect ratio: 2:35:1), 5.1 Dolby digital, 2.0 Dolby surround or DTS digital surround.

English language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English.

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