21 Grams DVD
Starring Sean Penn, Naomi Watts, Benicio del Toro, Danny Huston, Carly Nahon, Claire Pakis, Nick Nichols, Charlotte Gainsbourg, John Rubinstein, Eddie Marsan, Marc Musso, Clea DuVall, Paul Calderon, Denis O'Hare, Anastasia Herin, Carlo Alban, Catherine Dent, Jerry Chipman
Directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu
Award-winning film by the director of 'Amores Perros', Alejandro González Iñárritu.
Shot mainly with a hand-held camera, and following a non-linear plot line, the film captures the immediacy and confusion of the moments before, during and after a horrific accident that causes the lives of three disparate people to become interwined.
Sean Penn plays Paul Rivers, a mathematics teacher facing up to his pending death from a heart problem, while his distant wife Mary (Charlotte Gainsbourg) hopes to become pregnant from artificial insemination.
Naomi Watts is Cristina, mother of two little girls who has overcome a drug-dependent past to achieve a stable, happy marriage and family life.
Benicio del Toro plays Jack Jordan, an ex-criminal who has now found Jesus and is struggling to provide for his wife and their two children in a poor area of the town.
When tragedy strikes, all three characters must re-evaluate their lives in the face of death.
The title refers to the 21 grams a person loses at the moment of death, thought to be the weight of the human soul.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 2
- Certification: (15)
- EAN: 5051429100364
- Catalogue number: ICON10036
- Studio: Icon Home Entertainment
- Release date: 07/06/2010
- Genre: Drama
- Colour: Colour