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Repo Man (DVD, 2000)

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Movie Description
Otto (Emilio Estevez) is a Los Angeles punk, a loser with no direction and no role models. But he discovers a code of honor and higher purpose when he joins a select group of latter-day knights: the repo men. As a fledging apprentice, Otto slowly learns the ways of these high-caliber, overmedicated auto repossessors. And when a $20,000 bounty is placed on a mysterious missing car, Otto eludes the police, feds, religious cultists, and other repo men in a frantic search for this holy grail. Could one man's destiny lie in the back of a 1964 Chevy Malibu? Alex Cox's feature-film debut boasts a clever, satirical script that combines the larger-than-life edginess of urban L.A. with a bizarre array of science-fiction conspiracy theories. The film also features a strong soundtrack by an array of early 1980s punk and new wave bands and a terrific lead performance by Estevez.

Cast: Emilio Estevez, Harry Dean Stanton
Director: Alex Cox

This cult classic, the debut film by maverick director Alex Cox, stars Emilio Estevez as a young Los Angeles punker named Otto. Bored and directionless, Otto becomes the protégé of a deranged car repossessor and soon matches his mentor in skill. They compete for a bizarre repo prize--a '64 Chevy Malibu driven by a lobotomized nuclear scientist. A unique, masterful blend of blue-collar character bits, satirical conspiracy theories, and edgy science fiction make for an entertaining treat.

Film Notes
DVD Features:

Notes: Individually numbered and packaged in a collectible tin container

Region 1
Custom Case
Anamorphic Widescreen - 1.85
Dolby Digital 5.1 - English
Additional Release Material:
Audio Commentary - 1. Alex Cox - Director. Michael Nesmith - Executive Producer, Victoria Thomas - Casting Director, Sy Richardson, Zander Schloss, Del Zamora - Stars
Trailers - 1. Original Theatrical Trailer
2. Video Trailer
Hidden Features
Text/Photo Galleries:
Biographies - 1. Cast & Crew
Additional Products:
Poster/Lobby Card
Liner Notes
CD - 1. REPO MAN Soundtrack

Mike Nesmith, the executive producer of REPO MAN, is better known as a member of the 1960s pop group the Monkees. The group starred in its own television show from 1966-1968, as well as in the movie HEAD.

REPO MAN marked the feature-film debut for screenwriter-director Alex Cox.

Industry Reviews
"...[REPO MAN] is the real thing. It's a sneakily rude, truly zany farce that treats its lunatic characters with a solmenity that perfectly matches the way in which they see themselves..."

"Estevez chases a 1964 Chevy Malibu from outer space in punk auteur Alex Cox's comic sci-fi satire." -- Grade: B+
Entertainment Weekly - Timothy Gunatilaka (02/03/2006)

"One giant nihilism-smothered sickly grin, the film depicts an otherworldly Los Angeles subculture in the time of Reagan and nuclear fear."
Rolling Stone - Peter Relic (02/09/2006)

"The more you drive, the less intelligent you are."--Miller (Tracey Walter)

"Whoa, that was intense!"--Otto (Emilio Estevez)

"A repo man is ALWAYS intense."--Bud (Harry Dean Stanton)

Format: DVD
Aug 2000
Rated R
Recording Mode: Dolby Surround AC-3
Sound: THX
Closed Captioned
93 min.
Extra Info: Limited Edition
UPC: 013131122992

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    • UPC 013131122992
    • Brand Starz / Anchor Bay
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