District 9
(Video) 

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Published
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2009].
Edition
Widescreen version ; second-disc edition.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (DVD) (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 
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Published
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2009].
Format
Video
Edition
Widescreen version ; second-disc edition.
Language
English
UPC
043396332348

Notes

General Note
Some copies may have a third disc which is entitled "Bonus disc."
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
General Note
Special features: disc 1. Deleted scenes ; directors commentary ; "The alien agenda: a filmmaker's log" three-part documentary -- disc 2. Metamorphosis: The transformation of Wikus ; Innovation: Acting and improvisation ; Conception and design: Creating the world of District 9 ; Alien generation: Visual effects.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Trent Opaloch ; editor, Julian Clarke ; music, Clinton Shorter.
Participants/Performers
Sharlto Copley, Jason Cope, Nathalie Boltt, Sylvaine Strike, John Sumner, William Allen Young, Nick Blake.
Description
Twenty years ago, aliens from another planet made contact with Earth. Now, the refugee camp they are forced to live in has deteriorated into a slum-like ghetto. When field operative Wikus van der Merwe is put in charge of evicting the aliens, he contracts a strange virus that changes his DNA to match that of the refugees. As his body begins to mutate, he becomes a hunted man, and the aliens' only hope for freedom.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Rated R; for bloody violence and pervasive language.
System Details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English and French).
Language
In English or dubbed French, with optional subtitles in English or French and optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired and English audio description.

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Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Jackson, P., Cunningham, C., Blomkamp, N., Tatchell, T., Copley, S., Cope, J., Boltt, N., Strike, S., Sumner, J., Young, W. A., Blake, N. (., & Shorter, C. (2009). District 9 (Widescreen version ; second-disc edition.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Peter Jackson et al.. 2009. District 9. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Peter Jackson et al.. District 9 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Jackson, Peter, et al. District 9 Widescreen version ; second-disc edition., Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2009.

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