|aThe beach|h[videorecording] / |c Twentieth Century Fox presents a Figment film ; produced by Andrew MacDonald ; directed by Danny Boyle ; screenplay by John Hodge.
|aBeverly Hills, CA :|bTwentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,|c2002.
|a1 videodisc (119 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 2000.
|aBased on the book by Alex Garland.
|aMusic by Angelo Badalamenti ; editor, Masahiro Hirakubo ; production designer, Andrew McAlpine ; cinematography, Darius Khondji.
|aLeonardo DiCaprio, Tilda Swinton, Virginie Ledoyen, Guillaume Canet and Robert Carlyle.
|aA young backpacker in Thailand searching for something different learns of the existence of an idyllic island which is not even on the map. Once he reaches the island, he discovers a secret commune of international drifters living off fish and pot. The man's arrival coincides with growing tension between factions, leading to the commune's violent demise.
|aMPAA rating, R. Canadian home rating, 14A.
|aDVD, Dolby digital sound, stereo. Widescreen version.
|aClosed-captioned with optional English or French audio and English or Spanish subtitles.