Pu-239
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
1419865382, 9781419865381
UPC
00883929007837, 883929007837

Notes

General Note
Based on the short story "PU-239" by Ken Kalfus.
General Note
Special features: Audio commentary.
General Note
Title from container.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Eigil Bryld ; editors, Tatiana S. Riegel, Leo Trombetta ; music, Abel Korzeniowski ; production designer, Tom Meyer.
Participants/Performers
Paddy Considine, Radha Mitchell, Oscar Isaac, Danya Baryshnikov, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Steven Berkoff, Mélanie Thierry, Jason Flemyng, Jordan Long, Kenneth Bryans, Connor McIntryre, Florina Cercel.
Description
While working at a nuclear power plant, Timofey is exposed to a deadly dose of radiation while trying to avert a plant disaster. Instead of rewarding Timofey for his efforts, the plant treats him as a scapegoat, offering no compensation to him or his family. Desperate to provide security for his wife and son, Timofey steals a small amount of PU-239 - weapons-grade- plutonium - and heads to Moscow to sell it on the black market. Timofey struggles to make the sale, his efforts resulting in deadly consequences.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; for language, violence, sexual content and brief drug use.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language
Closed-captioned.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Kalfus, K., Thierry, M., Paunescu, V., Mitchell, R., McIntyre, C., Lyons, C., Louthan, G. J., Long, J., Flemyng, J., Kaas, N. L., Isaac, O., De Pencier, M., Considine, P., Cercel, F., Burns, S. Z., Bryans, K., & Baryshnikov, D. (2008). Pu-239 . HBO Video.

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

Ken. Kalfus et al.. 2008. Pu-239. [New York]: HBO Video.

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

Ken. Kalfus et al.. Pu-239 [New York]: HBO Video, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Kalfus, Ken., et al. Pu-239 HBO Video, 2008.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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