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Title High-rise / Magnolia Pictures presents ; Jeremy Thomas and Hanway Films, Film4 and BFI present ; in association with Northern Ireland Screen, Ingenious Media, Scope Pictures and S Films ; a Recorded Picture Company production ; a film by Ben Wheatley ; screenplay by Amy Jump ; produced by Jeremy Thomas ; directed by Ben Wheatley.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Lobby  BLU RAY HIGH RISE    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  BLU RAY HIGH    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Jefferson Branch - Audio-Visual Materials  BLU RAY HIGH-RISE    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical rda
video file Blu-Ray rda
Motion picture
System Details Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player.
Cast Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Elizabeth Moss, Luke Evans, James Purefoy, Keeley Hawes.
Credits Director of photography, Laurie Rose ; editors, Amy Jump, Ben Wheatley ; music, Clint Mansell ; executive producers, Peter Watson [and seven others].
Note Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Audience Rating: R; for violence, disturbing images, strong sexual content/graphic nudity, language and some drug use.
Summary Dr. Laing is the newest resident of a luxurious apartment in a high-tech concrete skyscraper whose lofty location places him amongst the upper class. But as power outages become more frequent and building flaws emerge, particularly on the lower floors, the regimented social strata begins to crumble and the building becomes a battlefield in a literal class war.
Note Special features: Commentary with Ben Wheatley, Tom Hiddleston and Jeremy Thomas ; Building the world of High-rise: 70's style ; Heady special effects ; Breaking down High-rise and its tenants ; High-rise: bringing Ballard to the big screen.
Language English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Apartments -- Drama.
Neighborhoods -- Drama.
Apartments. (OCoLC)fst00811207
Neighborhoods. (OCoLC)fst01715963
Genre/Form Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Action and adventure films. (OCoLC)fst01710568
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Added Author Wheatley, Ben, 1972- film director.
Jump, Amy, screenwriter.
Thomas, Jeremy, film producer.
Ballard, J. G., 1930-2009, screenwriter.
Hiddleston, Tom, actor.
Irons, Jeremy, 1948- actor.
Miller, Sienna, 1981- actor.
Moss, Elisabeth, 1982- actor.
Evans, Luke, 1979- actor.
Purefoy, James, 1964- actor.
Hawes, Keeley, 1976- actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Ballard, J. G., 1930-2009. High-rise.
Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
HanWay (Firm)
FilmFour (Firm)
British Film Institute.
Northern Ireland Screen (Firm)
Ingenious Media.
Scope Pictures (Firm)
S Films (Firm)
Recorded Picture Company.
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 876964009621
Music No. 10962 Magnet
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