B. Monkey

B. Monkey

Director: Michael Radford Cast: Asia Argento, Jared Harris, Rupert Everett

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Overview

In this witty romantic thriller, Alan (Jared Harris) is a London schoolteacher who leads a quiet, mildly stuffy life. As a hobby, he serves as a jazz disc jockey, spinning tunes for a hospital's public address system, but he craves danger and excitement. One night, Alan stops into a bar for a drink and sees Beatrice (Asia Argento), a beautiful woman who is arguing with two men. Alan is immediately enraptured by Beatrice and begins to pursue her. What Alan doesn't know is that Beatrice is an infamous thief known to the police as "B. Monkey" (named for her ability to break into anything), and the men she was quarreling with were Paul (Rupert Everett) and Bruno (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), a gay couple who are her partners in crime. When Alan becomes aware of Beatrice's secret, he tries to lead her into a safer and more honest way of life, even as she lures him into the thrilling existence he's been dreaming of. Leading lady Asia Argento is the daughter of Italian horror auteur Dario Argento.

Product Details

Release Date: 11/15/2011
UPC: 0096009785093
Original Release: 1998
Rating: R
Source: Miramax Echo Bridge
Region Code: 1
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 1:32:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Asia Argento Beatrice
Jared Harris Alan
Rupert Everett Paul
Jonathan Rhys Meyers Bruno
Tim Woodward Frank
Ian Hart Steve
Eddie Marsan Actor

Technical Credits
Michael Radford Director,Screenwriter
Sophie Becher Production Designer
Laurie Borg Co-producer
Valentine Breton de Lois Costumes/Costume Designer
Joëlle Hache Editor
David Hindle Art Director
Carole King Screenwriter
Bob Last Musical Direction/Supervision
Peter Lindsay Sound/Sound Designer
Simon Moseley Asst. Director
Jennie Muskett Score Composer
Nik Powell Executive Producer
Ashley Rowe Cinematographer
Michael Thomas Screenwriter
Colin Vaines Producer
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Stephen Woolley Producer

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