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John Travolta stars in this thriller as divorced husband and father Frank Morrison, a boat builder concerned about his son Danny Matthew O'Leary, a troubled 11-year-old who has shown a tendency to lie since his parents broke up. When his ex-wife Susan Teri Polo announces that she's getting remarried to Rick Barnes Vince Vaughn, a recent arrival in town and a popular, wealthy philanthropist, Frank struggles with jealousy but feels that Rick might be a stabilizing influence for his son. When Danny begins relating ...
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John Travolta stars in this thriller as divorced husband and father Frank Morrison, a boat builder concerned about his son Danny Matthew O'Leary, a troubled 11-year-old who has shown a tendency to lie since his parents broke up. When his ex-wife Susan Teri Polo announces that she's getting remarried to Rick Barnes Vince Vaughn, a recent arrival in town and a popular, wealthy philanthropist, Frank struggles with jealousy but feels that Rick might be a stabilizing influence for his son. When Danny begins relating unsettling stories about Rick, Frank at first chalks it up to youthful rebellion, but when Danny stridently claims to have witnessed his new stepfather committing murder, Frank's instincts tell him the story is true. As he investigates the new man in his family's life, Frank uncovers alarming facts about Rick, who's not the man he appears to be. Domestic Disturbance 2001 made headlines six months before its release when co-star Steve Buscemi, accompanied by Vaughn and screenwriter Scott Rosenberg, was stabbed and seriously injured in an after-hours bar brawl with locals near the film's North Carolina set.
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Barnes & Noble - Ed Hulse
John Travolta reverts to his Everyman persona for this immensely satisfying thriller, which succeeds because it refuses to sacrifice credibility on the altar of melodramatic excess. Travolta is compelling as a divorced father whose 11-year-old son Matthew O’Leary resents the marriage of his mom Teri Polo to an unctuous entrepreneur Vince Vaughn. The boy, whose reputation for veracity has been severely tarnished, stoutly maintains that his new stepdad is a killer -- an outrageous assertion believed by no one except his fiercely protective father. The pain of divorce and the effort to rebuild a shattered family are depicted convincingly, and the father, mother, and son are all drawn with three-dimensional realism. By creating a believable universe for his characters to inhabit, director Harold Becker Malice earns the trust of his viewers, which makes it easier to pull the rug out from under them when things turn nasty. Vaughn, whose potential for creepiness was first realized in the recent remake of Alfred Hitchcock's Psycho, is terrific as the sinister stepdad, as is young O’Leary. But it is Travolta who anchors Domestic Disturbance with his skillful portrayal of a father who fears for his son's fate. The DVD offers a feature-length commentary by Becker, who also introduces several deleted scenes. Original storyboard illustrations are also included among the supplemental features.
Entertainment Weekly
When a disturbance is dramatized well, there's no place like home. Lisa Schwarzbaum
San Francisco Chronicle
There are thrills and shocks to be had here. Mick LaSalle

There are thrills and shocks to be had here. Mick LaSalle
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/15/2009
  • UPC: 032429068705
  • Original Release: 2001
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  • Source: Paramount
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English, Français
  • Time: 1:29:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Travolta Frank Morrison
Vince Vaughn Rick Barnes
Teri Polo Susan
Matt O'Leary Danny Morrison
Ruben Santiago-Hudson Sgt. Edgar Stevens
Susan Floyd Diane
Angelica Torn Patty
Steve Buscemi Ray Coleman
Terry Loughlin Judge
Technical Credits
Harold Becker Director
Seth Arnett Stunts
Lewis Colick Original Story, Screenwriter
Donald De Line Producer
Jonathan D. Krane Producer
Mark Mancina Score Composer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. The Morrisons [2:05]
2. Sailing With Rick [4:13]
3. An Uninvited Guest [2:45]
4. Baseball [2:32]
5. Stay out of Town [4:38]
6. Ray Checks Out [:06]
7. The Brickworks [3:51]
8. Danny's Story [4:12]
9. Only a Nightmare [:10]
10. Choosing Sides [7:22]
11. Custody Hearing [:18]
12. The Lighter [3:46]
13. Jack Parnell [4:14]
14. Get out of the House [1:33]
15. Credits [:02]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Set Up
      Audio Options: English 5.1 Surround
      Audio Options: English Dolby Surround
      Audio Options: French
      Subtitle Options: English
      Subtitle Options: None
   Special Features
      Commentary by Director Harold Becker
      Deleted Scenes
         Introduction by Harold Becker (Audio Only)
         Danny Tells Frank About the Murder
         The Next Morning
         Outside the Courtroom
         Rick and Susan Celebrate
         Danny's Stomachache
         Frank and Danny on the Dock
         Commentary: On
         Commentary: Off
      Storyboards
         Ray's Murder Sequence
         Fire Sequence
      Theatrical Trailer
   Scene Selection
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Good, but the trailer looks better!

    I really enjoyed this dvd. Vince Vaughn was chilling as the split-personality stepdad and the young man who played Danny was great, too. But, what I found very strange, while watching the special features that the dvd offers, that the theatrical trailer includes MANY scenes that weren't in the dvd version of the movie and it looked like it would be a better movie! I sure do wish that I could see that version!

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