Essential Killing

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Essential Killing
essentialkilling_sw Captured by the US military in Afghanistan, Mohammed (Vincent Gallo) is transported to a secret detention centre in Europe. When the vehicle he is riding in crashes, he finds himself suddenly free and on the run in a snow-blanketed forest, a world away from the desert home he knew. relentlessly pursued by an army that does not officially exist, Mohammed must confront the necessity to kill in order to survive.
Director: Jerzy Skolimowski
Duration: 85minutes
Rating: MA15+
Consumer Advice: Strong violence and coarse language
Genre: Thriller
Cat No: 2512
Actors: Vincent Gallo; Emmanuelle Seigner
Year of Production: 2010
Audio: 5.1
Aspect Ratio: 16.9
Subtitles: English Captions for the hearing impaired
Retail Price (inc GST): $14.95
  • "Never less than stunning" -Dan Fainaru, Screendaily
  • "Man, like animal, fights for survival with all of his will, and will do whatever is, yes,essential." -Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
  • "Vincent Gallo puts in a superb performance as the Afghan and we are drawn into his desperate plight" -Roderick Conway Morris, International Herald Tribune
  • "This is an action movie with intelligence, originality, and flair" -Derek Malcolm, London Evening Standard
  • Special Jury Prize - Venizia 2010
  • Best Actor Vincent Gallo - Venizia 2010
Format (DVD, Blu ray, etc): DVD
Packaging: Amaray
Number of Discs: 1
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Similar Title: The Fugitive
Additional Notes: Also available on Blu ray