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The Cove
(DVD)

DIRECTED BY - Louie Psihoyos


A shocking tale of human cruelty, this documentary goes beyond the traditions of the nature film to expose the horrific cause behind numerous dolphin deaths. Richard OBarry, a dolphin trainer on the TV show FLIPPER, joins director Louie Psihoyos on a secret operation to Japan to stop the killing of innocent animals.

Film Info

RUNTIME - 96 minutes

RATING - Not Rated

YEAR - 2009

FORMAT - DVD Region 1

ATTRIBUTES - Widescreen

SPECIAL FEATURES (DVD Only) -

DVD Features:

Region 1

Note: Audio commentary with director Louie Psihoyos and producer Fisher Stevens

Mercury documentary: "The Cove: Mercury Rising"

Deleted scenes

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Director

Louie Psihoyos

Producer

Fisher Stevens

Screenwriter

Mark Monroe

Director of Photography

Brook Aitken

Composer

J. Ralph

Press

"THE COVE is much more than a social-issue doc, combining investigative reporting, educational filmmaking and eco-thriller elements....Shot rivetingly by cinematographer Brooke Aitken..."

- Hollywood Reporter Staff, Hollywood Reporter

4 stars out of 5 -- "[A] passionate documentary....Skillful, unsparing and blessed with a great protagonist..."

- Amy Nicholson, Box Office

 

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