K-PAX

A Manhattan psychiatrist, who thinks he's seen it all until he's assigned to analyze Prot, a psychiatric patient who claims to be from a distant planet called K-PAX. He is convinced that Prot is "a convincing delusional," but his cynicism turns to open-minded fascination as Prot&...

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Corporate Authors: Universal Pictures Company., Intermedia Films., Universal Pictures (Firm)
Other Authors: Gordon, Lawrence, 1936-, Levin, Lloyd., Colesberry, Robert F., Leavitt, Charles L., Softley, Iain., Spacey, Kevin., Bridges, Jeff, 1949-, Woodard, Alfre, 1953-, McCormack, Mary, 1969-, Gerety, Peter., Williams, Saul., Mathieson, John., McKay, Craig., Shearmur, Edward., Mingenbach, Louise., Beard, John., Brewer, Gene.
Format: Video DVD
Language:English
Published: Universal City, Calif. : Universal, [2002], c2001.
Edition:Collector's ed.; widescreen version (2.35:1)
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Summary:A Manhattan psychiatrist, who thinks he's seen it all until he's assigned to analyze Prot, a psychiatric patient who claims to be from a distant planet called K-PAX. He is convinced that Prot is "a convincing delusional," but his cynicism turns to open-minded fascination as Prot's case reveals a combination of otherworldly insight and all-too-human trauma, prompting an earthbound explanation for Prot's allegedly alien origins.
Item Description:Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Based on the novel by Gene Brewer.
Special features: includes intriguing never-before-seen alternate ending; the making of "K-PAX" featurette, including exclusive behind-the-scenes footage plus interviews with the cast and crew; feature commentary with director Iain Softley; deleted scenes; "The making of K-PAX" - pictures by Jeff Bridges; DVD-ROM features.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Also issued on VHS.
Format:DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital.
Production Credits:Director of photography, John Mathieson ; editor, Craig McKay ; music, Edward Shearmur ; costume designer, Louise Mingenbach ; production designer, John Beard.
ISBN:0783263635