The Hire
The BMW Films Collector's Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2001
Directors: John Woo, Joe Carnahan, Tony Scott, John Frankenheimer, Ang Lee, WKW, Guy Ritchie, Alejandro González Iñárritu
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: Disc ID: 092D-3C07-359C-CB2F
Running time: 1:22 (82 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: NTSC, Vari:1 Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: May 29, 2003
Collection type: Owned (#2729)
Status: Available
Purchase date: February 01, 2008
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 9 / 10
Review (video): 9 / 10
Overview
Hostage (a John Woo film)
Ticker (a Joe Carnahan film)
Beat the Devil (a Tony Scott film)
Ambush (a John Frankenheimer film)
Chosen (an Ang Lee film)
The Follow (a Wong Kar-Wai film)
Star (a Guy Ritchie film)
Powder Keg (an Alejandro González-Iñárritu film)

Brace yourself for intricate plot twists, riveting car chases, and a dose of wit. This collector's edition of The Hire, a series of short films created by Hollywood's finest talent, features eight brilliantly produced films starring Clive Owen as The Driver.
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Misc.
 • Profile Contributors
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 • US IMDb
Genres
Action
Studios
Production Studios:
 • RSA USA, Inc.
 • Anonymous Content
 • BMW Films
Media Companies:
 • BMWFilms.com
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital Surround
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
Commentary
English
Tags
Various
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Gallery
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Multi-angle
Crew
Writing
David Fincher....Original Material By
Production
David Fincher....Executive Producer
 Hostage
Direction
John Woo....Director
Writing
David Carter....Writer
Greg Hahn....Writer
Vincent Ngo....Writer
Production
Tony Scott....Executive Producer
Ridley Scott....Executive Producer
Jules Daly....Executive Producer
Tony McGarry....Producer
Cinematography
Jeffrey Kimball....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Angus Wall....Film Editor
Jeff Gullo....Film Editor
Music
Steve Jablonsky....Composer
Sound
Richard Goodman....Sound
Mark Stoeckinger....Supervising Sound Editor
Randy Kelly....Sound Editor
Bryan Bowen....Sound Editor
David Fluhr....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Chris Minkler....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Deborah Evans....Production Designer
Kim Bowen....Costume Designer
Adam Lustig....Art Director
Gina Monaci....Make-up Artist
Phil Cory....Visual Effects
 Ticker
Direction
Joe Carnahan....Director
Writing
Joe Carnahan....Writer
Joe Sweet....Original Material By
Production
Tony Scott....Executive Producer
Ridley Scott....Executive Producer
Jules Daly....Executive Producer
Leon Corcos....Producer
Cinematography
Mauro Fiore....Director of Photography
Film Editing
John Gilroy....Film Editor
Music
Clint Mansell....Composer
Sound
Mark Mangini....Sound Designer
Gary Rydstrom....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Mark Mangini....Supervising Sound Editor
Art
Missy Stewart....Production Designer
Chris Ayista....Costume Designer
Gina Monaci....Make-up Artist
Nancie Marsalis....Make-up Effects
Jefferson Wagner....Visual Effects
Nathan McGuinness....Visual Effects
Mitch Drain....Visual Effects
David M.V. Jones....Visual Effects
 Beat the Devil
Direction
Tony Scott....Director
Writing
David Carter....Writer
Greg Hahn....Writer
Vincent Ngo....Writer
Production
Tony Scott....Executive Producer
Ridley Scott....Executive Producer
Jules Daly....Executive Producer
David Mitchell....Producer
Cinematography
Paul Cameron....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Skip Chaisson....Film Editor
Music
Harry Gregson-Williams....Composer
Sound
Daniel Kent....Sound
Crew Chamberlain....Sound
David Lai....Sound Designer
Eric Martell....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Ken Davis....Production Designer
Louise Frogley....Costume Designer
Shepherd Frankel....Art Director
Ellen Wong....Make-up Artist
Gina Monaci....Make-up Artist
Nathan McGuinness....Visual Effects
 Ambush
Direction
John Frankenheimer....Director
Writing
Andrew Kevin Walker....Writer
Production
Aristides McGarry....Producer
Robyn Boardman....Producer
Cinematography
Newton Thomas Sigel....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Robert Duffy....Film Editor
Music
Michael Wandmacher....Composer
Sound
James Mase....Production Sound Mixer
Ren Klyce....Supervising Sound Editor
Loren Silber....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Michael Hanan....Production Designer
May Routh....Costume Designer
Andrew Hardaway....Visual Effects
Jonathan Keeton....Visual Effects
Jay Vetter....Art Director
Tena Austin....Make-up Artist
 Chosen
Direction
Ang Lee....Director
Writing
David Carter....Writer
Production
Robyn Boardman....Producer
Aristides McGarry....Producer
Cinematography
Frederick Elmes....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Tim Squyres....Film Editor
Music
Mychael Danna....Composer
Sound
Jeff Pullman....Production Sound Mixer
Eugene Gaerty....Supervising Sound Editor
Reilly Steele....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Jane Musky....Production Designer
Kasia Walicka Maimone....Costume Designer
Andrew Hardaway....Visual Effects
Jonathan Keeton....Visual Effects
Gina Monaci....Make-up Artist
John Ottesen....Visual Effects
Andrew Hardaway....Visual Effects
 The Follow
Direction
WKW....Director
Writing
Andrew Kevin Walker....Writer
Production
Aristides McGarry....Producer
Robert Van de Weteringe Buys....Producer
Cinematography
Harris Savides....Director of Photography
Film Editing
William Chang Suk-Ping....Film Editor
Music
Joel Goodman....Composer
Jeff Rona....Composer
Sound
James Mase....Production Sound Mixer
Claude Letessier....Sound Designer
Art
William Chang Suk-Ping....Production Designer
Martin Whis....Art Director
April Napier....Costume Designer
Andrew Hardaway....Visual Effects
Jonathan Keeton....Visual Effects
Gina Monaci....Make-up Artist
 Star
Direction
Guy Ritchie....Director
Writing
Guy Ritchie....Writer
Joe Sweet....Writer
Production
Aristides McGarry....Producer
Robyn Boardman....Producer
Nicole Dionne....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Chris Soos....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Tom Muldoon....Film Editor
Sound
James Mase....Production Sound Mixer
Francois Blaignan....Supervising Sound Editor
Art
Dominic Watkins....Production Designer
Arianne Phillips....Costume Designer
Andrew Hardaway....Visual Effects
Jonathan Keeton....Visual Effects
Gina Monaci....Make-up Artist
Lucia Murenu....Make-up Artist
 Powder Keg
Direction
Alejandro González Iñárritu....Director
Writing
David Carter....Story By
Alejandro González Iñárritu....Writer
Guillermo Arriaga....Writer
David Carter....Writer
Production
Robyn Boardman....Producer
Tapas Blank....Producer
Aristides McGarry....Producer
Pelayo Gutierrez....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Bob Richardson....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Alejandro González Iñárritu....Film Editor
Luis Carvallar....Film Editor
Gabriel Rodriguez....Film Editor
Sound
Miguel Sandoval....Production Sound Mixer
Martín Hernández....Sound
Art
Brigitte Broch....Production Designer
Gabriela Diaque....Costume Designer
Regina Reyes....Make-up Artist
Alejandre Vâzquez....Visual Effects
Cast
 Hostage
Clive Owen....Driver
Maury Chaykin....Kidnapper
Kathryn Morris....Linda
Darius McCrary....FBI Commander
Gerry Becker....Doctor
James MacDonald....CWAT Team Commander
Robert Galotti....SWAT Team Member
James D. Dever....SWAT Team Member (uncredited)
 Ticker
Clive Owen....Driver
Don Cheadle....Passenger
F. Murray Abraham....Airport Guru
Clifton Powell....FBI Agent
Bruce Young....Body Guard
Jimmy Ortega....Body Guard 2
Eli Danker....General
Ofer Samra....Minion 1
Jack Alsted....Minion 2
Deron Cordero....Military Driver
Cario Cordero....King
Tynan Grierson....Soldier 1
Sean Barry....Soldier 2
Ben Bray....Helicopter Gunman
Dennis Haysbert....FBI Agent (uncredited)
Ray Liotta....FBI Agent (uncredited)
Robert Patrick....FBI Agent (uncredited)
 Beat the Devil
Clive Owen....Driver
Gary Oldman....Devil
Mr. James Brown....Himself
Marilyn Manson....Himself
Danny Trejo....Bob
Tony Wilson....Young James Brown
Tommie Rae Brown....Vegas Girl
Judge Bradley....Crossroads Doorman
 Ambush
Clive Owen....Driver
Tomas Milian....Passenger
Frank Jones....Thug #1
 Chosen
Clive Owen....Driver
Mason Lee....Passenger
Sonom Gualson....Tugboat Monk
Brian Smyj....Shadow
Jamie Harris....Stick
Jeff Jensen....Car 1 Driver
Jared Bunch....Car 1 Passenger
Artie Malesci....Car 2 Driver
Kevin Catucci....Car 2 Passenger
Losang Gyatso....Imposter Monk
Satoru Tsufura....Real Monk
 The Follow
Clive Owen....Driver
Mickey Rourke....Husband
Adriana Lima....Wife
Forest Whitaker....The Employer (uncredited)
 Star
Clive Owen....Driver
Michael Beattie....Manager
Toru Tanaka, Jr.....Bodyguard
Madonna....(Star) (uncredited)
Woon Young Park....Bodyguard (uncredited)
 Powder Keg
Clive Owen....Driver
Stellan Skarsgård....War Photographer
Lois Smith....Mother
Javier Zaragoza....Paramilitary 1
Luis Francisco Escobedo....Paramilitary 2
Gilberto Barraza....Paramilitary 3
Alfredo Escobar....Begging Man
Carlos Torrestorija....Police 1
Marco Antonio Pérez....Contra 1
Arturo Amaro....Contra 2
Socorro Avelar....Contra Grandmother
Ibet Reyna Campos....Contra Woman
Carlos Álvarez....Police that Dies
Gustavo Sánchez Parra....Soldier with Radio
Iván Rafael González....Contra Boy
Marco Aurelio Contreras....Policeman Playing Dominó
Arturo Godinez....Police 2
Dagoberto Gama....Police 3
Daniel Lee....Police 4
Héctor Távares....Policeman in Pursuit
Juan Arteaga....Border Soldier 1
Mauricio Martínez....Border Soldier 2
Ignacio Cabrera....Border Soldier 3