Abandon
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2002
Director: Stephen Gaghan
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 097363-380542
Running time: 1:39 (99 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: March 18, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#157)
Status: Available
Purchase date: April 30, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
From the Oscar®-winning writer of TRAFFIC comes this spellbinding psychological thriller with ingenious plot twists that will keep you guessing until its electrifying conclusion.

KATIE HOLMES (Wonder Boys) stars as a beautiful and success-driven college student haunted by the mysterious disappearance of a former boyfriend, a brilliant young composer named Embry (Charlie Hunnam), Benjamin Bratt (Piñero) plays Wade Handler, a detective struggling to put back the pieces of his troubled career. When someone tied to Embry's past starts leaving clues, Embry's ex-girlfriend and Wade are drawn into a harrowing mystery-and plunged into an inescapable web of desire, deceit and murder.

With pulse-pounding suspense and riveting performances, ABANDON delivers the thrills you've been looking for.
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Genres
Suspense/Thriller
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Paramount Pictures
 • Spyglass Entertainment
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
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Stephen Gaghan....Director
Writing
Stephen Gaghan....Writer
Sean Desmond....Original Material By
Production
Lynda Obst....Producer
Edward Zwick....Producer
Roger Birnbaum....Producer
Gary Barber....Producer
Richard Vane....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Matthew Libatique....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Mark Warner....Film Editor
Music
Clint Mansell....Composer
Sound
Claude Hazanavicius....Production Sound Mixer
Pierre Blain....Production Sound Mixer
Geoffrey G. Rubay....Supervising Sound Editor
Tony Lamberti....Supervising Sound Editor
Beth Sterner....Supervising Sound Editor
Jon Title....Sound Designer
David E. Fluhr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Christian P. Minkler....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Gideon Ponte....Production Designer
Louise Frogley....Costume Designer
Pierre Perrault....Art Director
Annick Chartier....Make-up Artist
Julie Chabot....Make-up Artist
Micheal J. McAlister....Visual Effects
Jason Piccioni....Visual Effects
Cast
Katie Holmes....Katie Burke
Benjamin Bratt....Wade Handler
Charlie Hunnam....Embry Larkin
Zooey Deschanel....Samantha Harper
Mark Feuerstein....Robert Hanson
Fred Ward....Lieutenant Bill Stayton
Melanie Lynskey....Mousy Julie
Philip Bosco....Professor Jergensen
Gabriel Mann....Harrison Hobart
Will McCormack....August
Gabrielle Union....Amanda Luttrell
Greg Kramer....Andre
Gillian Ferrabee....Susan
Barry Julien....Ted
Tony Goldwyn....Dr. David Schaffer
Scott Faulconbridge....Jed
Young Katies
Vanessa Petch
Victoria Petch
Kevin Ryder....Regular Guy
Eager Beavers
Rachelle Lefevre
Paul Lemelin
Simon Peacock....Tech Recruiter
Howard Bilerman....Venture Capitalist
Mark Camacho....Detective Rigney
Mike Tsar....Detective Kanter
Rob Burns....Archivist
Kim Lambert....Female Interviewee
Girl Singers
Alicia Westelman
Jodie Resther
Bonnie Mak....Waitress
Joe Cobden....Student on Cell Phone
Campus Security Officers
Kwasi Songui
Jay LaVallée
Arthur Holden....Frank Peabody
Brett Watson....Recovering Alcoholic College Studen
Noel Burton....Bill
Bill Rowat....Harrison Hobart, Sr.
Liz Mac Rae....Mrs. Harrison Hobart
Richard McConomy....Cabbie
Bill Corday....Homeless Guy
Gian Paolo Venuta....Research Assistant
Sheena Larkin....Female Mogul
Ivan Smith....Professor
Mike Paterson....Russian Bear
Samir Mallal....Indian Guy
David Gow....Passerby Outside Plum
Tim Petch....Katie's Father
Ryan Wilner....Student in Cafeteria
Recovering Alcoholic Members
Charles Doucet
Charles Papasoff
Andrea Sadler
Christian Paul
Shawn Baichoo....Trip Hop Inferno • Virgil
Trip Hop Inferno • Tortured Souls
Ryan Kennedy
Philip Le Maistre
Giancarlo Caltabiano....Trip Hop Inferno • Dante
Joseph Baugniet....Trip Hop Inferno • Performer
John Fallon....Trip Hop Inferno • Mime
Daniel Lee....Trip Hop Inferno • Wolf
Malcolm Travis....Trip Hop Inferno • Minos
Bryanne Hastings....Trip Hop Inferno • Performer
Joan McBride....Library Assistant
Student Choir
Aaron Baril
David Benson
Chris Burrage
Jonathan Davis
Ben Kwong
Kris Epps
Owen Meyers
Nathaniel Misri
Dantonio Pisano
David Podgorski
Mark Barter
Mark Biunno
Padraig Buttner-Schnirer
Chris Forbes
Fred Issid
Andrew Mangal
Nick Roy
Jonathan Stewart
Si-Wai "Francis" Zih
Ahad Sianati
Raffael Cavaliere
Marika Anthony-Shaw
Annesley Black
Marie Claude Harvey
Amelia McMahon
Tobie Miller
Anne-Lise Nadeau
Julie Paquet
Martine Poirier
Fanny Quenneville
Sahra Ucar
Shannon Simpson
Wing-Yan "Evelyn" Chung
Marie-Noel Daignault
Nancy Duncan
Caitlin Doherty
Talya Grumberg
Rachel Moody
Jessica Muirhead
Anne Nikitin
Bohdanna Novak
Jane Watson
Gael O'Shaughnessy
Iwan Edwards....Choir Conductor
Pirates of Penzance
Shannon Cohen
Sherry O'Connell
Zosia Bornik
Nathalie Beaudoin
Michéle Tredger
Emily Lamarche
Erica Danya Goldblatt
Andrew Burr
Daniel Murphy
Mark Hauser
Chad Connell
Jeffrey Wetsch
Christopher Dyson
Sacha Médiné
Eric Biunno
Eli Udell
Andrea Shuster
John Gilbert
Edward Lafferty
Bombyx Du Mûrier
Lane Shadgett....Theater Consultant