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Rapture, The

New Line Home Entertainment   (1991) / Region 1
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Rapture, The

The acclaimed film The Rapture is a sexual and spiritual awakening. Written and directed by Michael Tolkin (writer-producer of The Player), this powerful thriller stars Mimi Rogers (The Door in the Floor) and David Duchovny ("The X-Files"). Rogers gives the performance of a lifetime as Sharon, a bored, beautiful telephone operator who seeks excitement in orgiastic sex with strangers. Later, tormented by feelings of emptiness, she attempts suicide. Comforted by members of a cult-like religion who are preparing for the second coming of Christ - "The rapture" - Sharon undergoes a religious conversion that is hallucinatory, frightening and ultimately tragic. Praised for its power and originality, The Rapture is "unnerving and outrageously uncompromising...you haven't seen anything like it." (Newsweek)

Details

  • Length
  • Rating R
  • Released:
  • Added Aug 23 2004
  • Production Year 1991
  • Empire SKU 624594
  • UPC Code 794043490828
  • Studio  New Line Home Entertainment
  • Packaging Keep
  • Number of Discs 1
  • Disc SS-SL
  • Subtitles English and Spanish

Features

Commentary by Writer/Director Michael Tolkin, Mimi Rogers, David Duchovny and Patrick Bauchau
Original Theatrical Trailer

Audio/Video

  • Audio
    English Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
    English Dolby Digital Stereo [CC]
    English DTS 5.1 [CC]
  • Video
    Widescreen 1.85:1 Color (Anamorphic)

Cast

Production

  • Nick Wechsler
  • Nancy Tenenbaum
  • Karen Koch

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