The Core
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2003
Director: Jon Amiel
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 097363-346746
Running time: 2:15 (135 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: September 09, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#448)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 03, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
Academy Award® winner* Hilary Swank (Boys Don't Cry) leads an all-star cast in this electrifying journey that puts you in the middle of the most spectacular film adventure.

Geophysicist Dr. Josh Keyes (Aaron Eckhart, Erin Brockovich) has made a terrifying discovery: the Earth's inner core has stopped rotating. Now the planet's electromagnetic field is deteriorating and within months, Earth will be destroyed.

One hope exists: to send Keyes and an elite team of scientists in a subterranean vessel to the center of the Earth. As mankind's fate hangs in the balance, the scientists and the ship's crew must do the unthinkable – detonate a nuclear device to reactivate the Earth's core.

Co-starring Delroy Lindo (Ransom), Emmy® Award winner** Stanley Tucci and Academy Award® nominee*** Alfre Woodard.

*1999 Best Actress, Boys Don't Cry
**1998 Outstanding Lead Actor in a Mini Series or Movie, Winchell
***1983 Best Supporting Actress, Cross Creek
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Genres
Science-Fiction
Action
Disaster
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Paramount Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Paramount Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
French  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Bonus Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Jon Amiel....Director
Writing
Cooper Layne....Writer
John Rogers....Writer
Production
David Foster....Producer
Cooper Layne....Producer
Sean Bailey....Producer
Cinematography
John Lindley....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Terry Rawlings....Film Editor
Music
Christopher Young....Composer
Roger Kellaway....Song Writer
K. Lawrence Dunham....Song Writer
Brian Transeau....Song Writer
Jan Johnston....Song Writer
Jared Leto....Song Writer
Sound
Darren Brisker....Production Sound Mixer
John Leveque....Supervising Sound Editor
Anthony R. Milch....Supervising Sound Editor
Harry Cohen....Sound Designer
Tim Walston....Sound Designer
Chris Jenkins....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Frank A. Montańo....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Philip Harrison....Production Designer
Dan Lester....Costume Designer
Gregory L. McMurry....Visual Effects
Andrew Neskoromny....Art Director
Sandra Tanaka....Art Director
Garry Elmendorf....Visual Effects
Deborah Larsen....Make-up Artist
Stan Edmonds....Make-up Artist
Eleanora Winslow-Price....Make-up Artist
CIS Hollywood
Bryan Hirota....Visual Effects
Dan Kaufman....Visual Effects
CREO
Don Lee....Visual Effects
Frantic Films
Chris Bond....Visual Effects
Rising Sun Pictures
Tony Clark....Visual Effects
Tim Crosbie....Visual Effects
Hammerhead
Jamie Dixon....Visual Effects
Computer Café
Scott Gordon....Visual Effects
Digital Filmworks
Cosmas Paul Bogler, Jr.....Visual Effects
New Deal Studios
Ian Hunter....Visual Effects
Fantasy II
Gene Warren Jr.....Visual Effects
Cast
Christopher Shyer....Dave Perry
Ray Galletti....Paul
Eileen Pedde....Lynne
Rékha Sharma....Danni
Tom Scholte....Acker
Aaron Eckhart....Josh
FBI Agents
Glenn Morshower
Anthony Harrison
Tcheky Karyo....Serge
Richard Jenkins....General Purcell
Bart Anderson....Dad
Nicole Leroux....Mom
Justin Callan....Little Boy
Chris Humphreys....GBTV Reporter - Trafalgar Square
Hilary Swank....Beck
Dion Johnstone....Flight Engineer Timmins
Bruce Greenwood....Commander Richard Iverson
Alfre Woodard....Stickley
Fred Ewanvick....Endeavor Flight Engineer
Hrothgar Mathews....Chief Engineer Mission Control
Shawn Green....Himself
Ming-Tzong Hong....Scientist
Stanley Tucci....Zimsky
Jennifer Spence....Zimsky's Assistant
Michael St. John Smith....Pentagon General
John Shaw....FBI Agent - Rat's Apartment
Delroy Lindo....Brazzelton
D.J. Qualls....Rat
Nickolas Baric....Security Policeman - Tribunal
Fred Keating....Court Martial Presiding Officer
Rome Café Patrons
Rosa Di Brigida
Roberto Roberto
Ermanno De Biagi
Marcello Laurentis
Greg Bennett....Technician - Virgil Base
Matt Winston....Luke Barry
News Anchors
Claire Riley
Marke Driesschen
Project Destiny Engineers
Laurie Murdoch
Costa Spanos
Paris Café Ladies
Monique Martel
Lenie Scoffie
Nathaniel Deveaux....U.S.S. Constellation Captain
Robert Manitopyes....U.S.S. Constellation Screen Ops
Alejandro Abellan....U.S.S. Soldier (uncredited)
Vanna Bonta....Journalist (uncredited, voice)
Angelica Hayden....Coffeehouse Patron (uncredited)
Robert Paul Lewis....Beach-goer (uncredited)
Pamela Martin....News Anchor (uncredited)
Alonso Oyarzun....Security Policeman (uncredited)