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Gamer [Includes Digital Copy] [Blu-ray] [2009]

SKU:9651309
Release Date:01/19/2010
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Description

Reality and video games merge in this high-concept sci-fi action thriller from Crank creators Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor. In the not too distant future, mind-control technology allows humans to control the actions and movements of other humans, allowing reclusive billionaire Ken Castle (Michael C. Hall) to create the ultimate video game. It's called "Slayers," and it's a mass-scale, multiplayer online first-person shooter that's as controversial as it is popular. In the world of gamers, Simon (Logan Lerman) is a rock star; miraculously managing to keep his character alive week after week, he racks up frags like Billy Mitchell jumps barrels. But unlike Mitchell's Mario, Simon's video-game avatar is a living, breathing human being named Kable (Gerard Butler). Defying the odds to keep Kable running and gunning though even the most explosive battles, Simon captures the imagination of a global audience. Torn from his family, thrown into prison, and forced to fight against his will, Kable realizes that his only hope of ever seeing his family again is to somehow escape the game, reclaim his identity, and expose Castle's dehumanizing technology on live television.~Jason Buchanan

Features

I-Con Mode (Expanded visual commentary)

Gamer cheat codes (specialized commentary/making-of pods accessible throught the film)

Audio commentary with filmmakers and cast members

"Inside the Game" making-of documentary

"First Person Shooter. The Evolution of Red" featurette

Theatrical trailer

Never-before-seen theatrical trailer