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Genre: Thriller

Reviewed In Issue 51 (Aug 2001) Of Widescreen Review®

Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright Penn, Charlayne Woodard & Spencer Treat Clark

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 4.5
DD Sound Rating: 5
DTS Sound Rating: 5+
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Critics' Composite Score: 3
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Special Features
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 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Touchstone Home Video
(Catalog Number): 21656
(MPAA Rating): PG13
(Rating Reason):

Rated PG13 for mature themes, some disturbing violent content and a sexual reference.
(Retail Price): $29.99
(DVD Type): Disc 1: DVD-9/Disc 2: DVD-5
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 107
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2000
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 06/26/01
(THX® Digitally Mastered): Yes

 Credits Information

(Director): M. Night Shyamalan
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  WSR Narrative Review
Story Synopsis:
David Dunne (Willis) has just been through a train wreck where all of the other passengers were killed. David suffers not a single broken bone or even a scratch. This type of thing has happened to him before and he

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 2.40:1 DVD picture exhibits pleasing image quality in all aspects. Images are sharp and detailed, with good contrast and shadow delineation. There are some scenes that appear slightly soft, but never distractingly so. Color fidelity is well balanced, with accurate fleshtones, rich hues, and deep blacks. There is some unnecessary edge enhancement noticed at times, but many scenes are without its distraction. Fine details shimmer at times, and some pixelization is detected, but the picture is typically solid and smooth. (Suzanne Hodges)

The soundtrack production is superlative. The Dolby

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