Birthday Girl
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2001
Director: Jez Butterworth
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 717951-010865
Running time: 1:30 (90 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: August 13, 2002
Collection type: Owned (#312)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 02, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
The irresistible Nicole Kidman (Moulin Rouge, The Others) powers a sexy thriller where appearances can be deceiving and nothing ends as expected! A lonely and repressed bank employee, John Buckingham (Ben Chaplin – Murder By Numbers, The Thin Red Line) desperately want to meet the right girl. Then, through a Russian mail-order bride service, he is introduced to Nadia (Kidman), a quiet and attractive woman who doesn't speak English. After several sensual encounters, John's fondness for Nadia grows...until the sudden arrival of Nadia's two gregarious cousins makes John realize that he's in over his head! Acclaimed by critics everywhere, this unpredictably entertaining hit will keep you guessing as it keeps you on the edge of your seat!
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Genres
Drama
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Miramax Films
 • FilmFour
 • Mirage Enterprises
Media Companies:
 • Miramax Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Subtitles
Spanish
Tags
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Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Featurettes
 • Music Videos
 • Closed Captioned
Crew
Direction
Jez Butterworth....Director
Writing
Tom Butterworth....Writer
Jez Butterworth....Writer
Production
Steve Butterworth....Producer
Diana Phillips....Producer
Paul Webster....Executive Producer
Julie Goldstein....Executive Producer
Colin Leventhal....Executive Producer
Sydney Pollack....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Oliver Stapleton....Cinematographer
Film Editing
Christopher Tellefsen....Film Editor
Music
Stephen Warbeck....Composer
Sound
Ian Fuller....Supervising Sound Editor
Eddy Joseph....Supervising Sound Editor
Robin O'Donoghue....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Richard Street....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Garth Marshall....Production Sound Mixer
Art
Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski....Production Designer
Rebecca Holmes....Art Director
Diann Wajon....Art Director
Cast
Nicole Kidman....Sophia
Ben Chaplin....John
Vincent Cassel....Alexei
Mathieu Kassovitz....Yuri
Kate Evans....Clare
Stephen Mangan....Bank Manager
Xander Armstrong....Robert Moseley
Sally Phillips....Karen
Jo McInnes....Waitress
Ben Miller....Concierge
Jonathan Aris....D.I. O'Fetiger
Katya Barton-Chapple....Young Sophia
Rebecca Clarke....Bank Colleague
Mark Gatiss....Tim
Raj Ghatak....Bank Colleague
David Mark....Bank Colleague
Steve Pemberton....Duty Sergeant
Jack Pierce....Bank Colleague
Reece Shearsmith....Porter
Alan Stocks....Passport Official
J. J. Toba....Policeman 2