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Tom Hiddleston
Director: Ben Wheatley Cast: Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston
, Jeremy Irons
Jeremy Irons
, Sienna Miller
Sienna Miller
Ben Wheatley

Blu-ray (Color / Wide Screen)

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Well-to-do doctor Robert Laing (Tom Hiddleston) moves into the 25th floor of an experimental high-rise apartment complex on the outskirts of London in 1975, attracted by the upper-class lifestyle promoted by its architect (Jeremy Irons). The building is secluded from the outside world and functions as its own autonomous community; in addition, it's organized by a rigid caste system, with the least wealthy residents situated on the lower floors. Laing befriends a documentary filmmaker (Luke Evans) who lives on the second floor, and soon becomes aware of the social inequities within the complex. As tensions between the tenants boil over, an all-out war erupts that divides the classes into violent tribes vying for the top floors. Ben Wheatley directed this wildly imaginative and chaotic adaptation of J.G. Ballard's 1975 novel, with Amy Jump serving as screenwriter. High-Rise premiered at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. ~ Daniel Gelb

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Product Details

Release Date: 08/02/2016
UPC: 0876964009621
Original Release: 2015
Source: Magnolia Home Ent
Region Code: A
Presentation: [Wide Screen, Color]
Sound: [Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround]
Time: 2:00:00
Sales rank: 24,787

Special Features

Commentary with actor Tom Hiddleston, director Ben Wheatley, and producer Jeremy Thomas; Building the world of High-Rise: 70's style ; Heady special effects; Breaking down High-Rise & its tenants; High-Rise: bringing Ballard to the big screen; Theatrical trailer

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Tom Hiddleston Robert Laing
Jeremy Irons Anthony Royal
Sienna Miller Charlotte Melville
Luke Evans Richard Wilder
Elisabeth Moss Helen Wilder
James Purefoy Pangbourne
Peter Ferdinando Cosgrove
Reece Shearsmith Nathan Steele
Sienna Guillory Jane Sheridan
Keeley Hawes Ann
Enzo Cilenti Talbot
Augustus Prew Munrow
Dan Renton Skinner Simmons
Stacy Martin Fay
Tony Way Robert the Caretaker
Leila Mimmack Laura
Bill Paterson Mercer
Louis Suc Toby
Neil Maskell P.C. White
Alexandra Weaver Lucy
Julia Deakin Jean
Victoria Wicks Miriam
Joseph Harmon George
Emilia Jones Vicky
Dylan Edwards Dominic
Toby Williams Bobby
Siobhan O'Kelly Suzie
Maggie Cronin Mrs. Munrow
Patrick FitzSymons Mr. Munrow
Kenneth Hadley Mr. Hillman
Patrick Buchanan Gym Instructor
Colin Ash Kid's Party Dad
Colin Carnegie Resident
Michael Condron Delivery Man
Richard Croxford Upper Floor Resident
Graham Duff Queue Person
Matt Faris Barricader
Karen Hassan Young Woman
Monique Kelly Wine Woman
Faolan Morgan Groping Man
James Murphy Upper Floor Man 2
Chris Patrick-Simpson Shopper
Sara Dee High-Rise (Voice)
Fenella Woolgar Radio (Voice)
Eileen Davies Mrs. Hillman
Alice Laing's Dead Sister

Technical Credits
Ben Wheatley Director,Editor
Sian Bolland Production Manager
Odile Dicks-Mireaux Costumes/Costume Designer
Lizzie Francke Executive Producer
Nick Gillespie Camera Operator
Nina Gold Casting
David Grennan Camera Operator
Anna Higgs Executive Producer
Amy Jump Editor,Screenwriter
Alainee Kent Co-producer
Sam Lavender Executive Producer
Genevieve Lemal Executive Producer
Marilyne Maia Production Manager
Clint Mansell Score Composer
Gabriella Martinelli Executive Producer
Nick O'Hagan Co-producer
Theo Park Casting
Martin Pavey Sound/Sound Designer
Nigel Pollock Art Director
Laurie Rose Cinematographer
Thorsten Schumacher Executive Producer
Christopher Simon Executive Producer
Steve Templeton Special Effects Supervisor
Jeremy Thomas Producer
Mark Tildesley Production Designer
Frank Walsh Art Director
Peter Watson Executive Producer

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