|aV for vendetta|h[videorecording] /|cWarner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios, a Silver Pictures production in association with Anarchos Productions Inc. ; produced by Grant Hill, Joel Silver, Andy Wachowski, Larry Wachowski ; screenplay by the Wachowski Brothers ; directed by James McTeigue.
|aBurbank, CA :|bWarner Home Video ;|aTaipei :|bbDistributed by Wei Han,|cc2006.
|a1 videodisc (ca. 133 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the graphic novel illustrated by David Lloyd.
|aSpecial features: "Director's notebook: reimagining a cult classic for the 21st century" ; "Designing the near future" ; "Remember, remember: Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot" ; "England prevails : V for Vendetta and the new wave in comics" ; "Freedom! Forever! : making 'V for Vendetta'" ; Saturday Night Live digital short ; "Cat power" montage ; theatrical trailer.
|aDirector of photography, Adrian Biddle; editor, Martin Walsh; music by Dario Marianelli.
|aNatalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea, John Hurt.
|aSet against the futuristic landscape of totalitarian Britain, the story of a young working-class woman, Evey, who is rescued from a life-and-death situation by a masked man known only as 'V.' Incomparably charismatic and ferociously skilled in the art of combat and deception, 'V' ignites a revolution when he urges his fellow citizens to rise up against tyranny and oppression. As Evey uncovers the truth about 'V's' mysterious background, she also discovers the truth about herself. She becomes his ally in his plan to bring freedom and justice to a cruel and corrupt society.
|aMPAA rating: R (strong violence and some language).