Creation

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Overview

Actor Paul Bettany and his real-life wife, Jennifer Connelly, star as controversial English scientist Charles Darwin and his wife, Emily, in this biopic adapted from Randal Keynes' book Annie's Box, which tells the story of Darwin's struggle to reconcile his religious views following the death of his beloved daughter, Annie. John Collee adapts Keynes' revelatory tome Keynes is Darwin's great-great grandson for director Jon Amiel.
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Overview

Actor Paul Bettany and his real-life wife, Jennifer Connelly, star as controversial English scientist Charles Darwin and his wife, Emily, in this biopic adapted from Randal Keynes' book Annie's Box, which tells the story of Darwin's struggle to reconcile his religious views following the death of his beloved daughter, Annie. John Collee adapts Keynes' revelatory tome Keynes is Darwin's great-great grandson for director Jon Amiel.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Audio commentary with director John Amiel; "The Battle for Charles Darwin" - making-of documentary; "Debating Darwin" - 3 featurettes; "Digging Deeper into Darwin" - 7 featurettes; "Pollard on Film: Creation" featurette
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/29/2010
  • UPC: 031398123699
  • Original Release: 2009
  • Rating:

  • Source: Lions Gate
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:48:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 41,130

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Paul Bettany Charles Darwin
Jennifer Connelly Emma Darwin
Jeremy Northam Reverend Innes,
Toby Jones , Thomas Huxley
Benedict Cumberbatch , Joseph Hooker
Jim Carter Parslow
Martha West , Annie Darwin
Bill Paterson Dr. Gully
Ian Kelly Captain Fitzroy
Guy Henry Technician
Anabolena Rodriguez Fuegia Basket
Paul Campbell Boat Memory
Zak Davies Jemmy Button
Teresa Churcher Mrs. Davies
Freya Parks Etty Darwin
Christopher Dunkin George Darwin
Gene Goodman Franky Darwin
Harrison Sansostri Lenny Darwin
Ellie Haddington Nanny Brodie
Richard Ridings Thatcher
Ian Mercer Goodman
Robert Glenister Dr. Holland
Catherine Terris Landlady
Ken Drury Landlord
Nigel Bowden Zookeeper
Technical Credits
Jon Amiel Director, Original Story
John Collee Original Story, Screenwriter
Laurence Dorman Production Designer
Janice Eymann Executive Producer
Celestia Fox Casting
Jess Hall Cinematographer
Gary Jopling Art Director
Randal Keynes Screenwriter
Jamie Laurenson Executive Producer
Veronica McAleer Makeup
John Midgley Sound/Sound Designer
Nick O'Hagan Co-producer
Melanie Oliver Editor
Louise Stjernsward Costumes/Costume Designer
Jeremy Thomas Producer
David M. Thompson Executive Producer
Mick Ward Asst. Director
Peter Watson Executive Producer
Christina Yao Executive Producer
Christopher Young Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Creation
1. Tell Me a Story [3:12]
2. An Offering [3:12]
3. By Example [4:11]
4. Transformation [6:14]
5. Perfect Specimen [3:57]
6. Nature [4:57]
7. Just a Theory [2:58]
8. The Organgutans [5:57]
9. Torture Enough [4:30]
10. Silent Struggle [5:26]
11. Balance [3:07]
12. Cures [5:37]
13. Get Well [4:18]
14. Rid of It [3:52]
15. Come Back [2:20]
16. Win It [4:08]
17. Feeling Better [3:56]
18. Divided [5:44]
19. The Worst [6:03]
20. Jenny's Story [1:02]
21. Too Close [1:16]
22. True Story [7:00]
23. Finished [3:57]
24. Evolved [3:34]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Creation
   Play Movie
   Set Up
      Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital
      Audio: English 2.0 Dolby Digital
      Subtitles: English
      Subtitles: Spanish
      Subtitles: Off
   Scene Selection
   Special Features
      Audio Commentary With Director Jon Amiel - On
      Audio Commentary With Director Jon Amiel - Off
      The Battle For Charles Darwin
      Debating Darwin
      Digging Deeper into Darwin
      Pollard on Film on Creation
      Also From Lionsgate
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