Envy

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Overview

Barry Levinson's comedy Envy, starring Jack Black and Ben Stiller, sat on the shelf for a over a year until its short and rather unnoticed theatrical release. The film arrives on DVD with a pair of transfers. The widescreen anamorphic transfer preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1 and is preferable to the standard full-frame image. English and French soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1. English, French, and Spanish subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include a compendium ...
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Overview

Barry Levinson's comedy Envy, starring Jack Black and Ben Stiller, sat on the shelf for a over a year until its short and rather unnoticed theatrical release. The film arrives on DVD with a pair of transfers. The widescreen anamorphic transfer preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1 and is preferable to the standard full-frame image. English and French soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1. English, French, and Spanish subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include a compendium of Jack Black's best moments in the film, biographies of the cast and crew, and a still-photo gallery. This is a decent release from Universal.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Best of Black- scene index of Jack Black's funniest moments in the movie; Photo gallery; Cast and crew bios; Background and insight into the production of the movie
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/28/2004
  • UPC: 678149082227
  • Original Release: 2004
  • Rating:

  • Source: Dreamworks Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 1:40:00
  • Format: DVD

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ben Stiller Tim Dingman
Jack Black Nick Vanderpark
Rachel Weisz Debbie Dingman
Amy Poehler Natalie Vanderpark
Christopher Walken J-Man
LisaRaye
Ving Rhames
Connor Matheus Nathan Vanderpark
Cayden Boyd Boy #2 at play (Wolf)
Ariel Gade Lula Dingman
Lily Jackson Nellie Vanderpark
Sam Lerner Michael Dingman
Hector Elias Eduardo
Angee Hughes woman at play
Manny Kleinmuntz Dimitriov
Blue Deckert Cal
John Gavigan Les
Terry Bozeman 3M worker
Brian Reddy Mr. Parmenter
E.J. Callahan Bartender
Edith Jefferson Mable
Tom McCleister Bosco
Tumbleweed Lester
John Marrott state trooper
Ofer Samra Pete
Daniel Lugo Italian Minister
Frank Roman translator
Randall Bosley Oscar
Amy D. Higgins Vanderpark Nanny
Curtis Andersen young kissing man
Maricela Ochoa Dr. Fernandez
Tara Karsian lab assistant
Ted Rooney upscale auctioneer
Douglas Roberts Downscale auctioneer
Melissa Pouk girl #1 at play (Bee)
Ashlynn Rose girl #2 at play (Butterfly)
Hannah Rosenberg girl #3 at play (Flower)
Atiana Coons-Parker girl #4 at play (Rock)
Jacob Greenblatt Boy #1 at play (Duck)
Nicholas Sugimoto Boy #3 at play (Worm)
Jaye K. Danford Campaign emcee
Gustavo Hernandez pool worker
Kent Shocknek newscaster
Tracy Dixon teacher at play
Technical Credits
Barry Levinson Director, Producer
Steve Adams Screenwriter
Amanda Chamberlin Costumes/Costume Designer
Troy Brown Stunts
Alan Caudillo Camera Operator
Blair Daily Editor
Jeff Dashnaw Stunts
Larry David Executive Producer
Naomi Donne Makeup
Annie Ellis Stunts
Debbie Evans Stunts
Greg Fitzpatrick Stunts
Claire Flewin Costumes/Costume Designer
Mark Ginther Stunts
Gloria Gresham Costumes/Costume Designer
Tad Griffith Stunts
Glen Gusttafson Animator
Scott Herbertson Set Decoration/Design
Josh Kemble Stunts
Victor Kempster Production Designer
Frances Kumashiro Animator
Mark La Bonge Camera Operator
Cheryl Lawson Stunts
Lisa Layman Makeup
Ellen Lewis Casting
Stu Linder Editor
Juan A. Lopez Costumes/Costume Designer
Allan Mason Musical Direction/Supervision
Tim Maurice-Jones Cinematographer
Mary McLaglen Executive Producer
Josh McLaglen Asst. Director, Co-producer
Mark Mothersbaugh Score Composer
Irv Moy Animator
Carrick O'Quinn Stunts
Maxx Okazaki Animator
Kelly Porter Costumes/Costume Designer
Seth Reed Art Director
Ronald R. Reiss Set Decoration/Design
Richard Reynolds Set Decoration/Design
Cherie Rye Animator
Christopher Scarabosio Sound/Sound Designer
Mark Shoaf Animator
Domenic Silvestri Set Decoration/Design
Ken Tarallo Special Effects
Tony Boggs Stunts
Dan Wanket Animator
Paula Weinstein Producer
Danping Wong Musical Direction/Supervision
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Best Friends & Neighbors [3:34]
2. Carpool [:02]
3. Performance Charts [:30]
4. Va"poo"rize [:48]
5. The Offer [2:16]
6. 18 Months Later... [:33]
7. Breakfast With Corky [:58]
8. Fancy Golf [3:27]
9. Tim Gets Canned [2:46]
10. Drinking With The J-Man [:32]
11. Horse Homicide [3:45]
12. House Call [2:30]
13. Guilt [:52]
14. Cabin On The Lake [:03]
15. The Problem With Corky [3:31]
16. Destroying The Evidence [1:50]
17. An Offer Tim Can't Refuse [6:44]
18. Poo Partnership [3:07]
19. Hatching A Plan [5:03]
20. Confessing To Debbie [:32]
21. Taming The Merry-Go-Round [1:06]
22. The J-Man's Been Shot [2:49]
23. Neighborly Confession [4:13]
24. Corky's Autopsy [2:51]
25. Pocket Flan [1:21]
1. Best Friends & Neighbors [3:33]
2. Carpool [:02]
3. Performance Charts [:30]
4. Va"poo"rize [:48]
5. The Offer [2:16]
6. 18 Months Later... [:33]
7. Breakfast With Corky [:58]
8. Fancy Golf [3:27]
9. Tim Gets Canned [2:46]
10. Drinking With The J-Man [:32]
11. Horse Homicide [3:45]
12. House Call [2:30]
13. Guilt [:52]
14. Cabin On The Lake [:03]
15. The Problem With Corky [3:31]
16. Destroying The Evidence [1:50]
17. An Offer Tim Can't Refuse [6:44]
18. Poo Partnership [3:07]
19. Hatching A Plan [5:03]
20. Confessing To Debbie [:32]
21. Taming The Merry-Go-Round [1:06]
22. The J-Man's Been Shot [2:49]
23. Neighborly Confession [4:13]
24. Corky's Autopsy [2:51]
25. Pocket Flan [1:21]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Please Select the Version of the Film You Wold Like to View:
      Fullscreen
         Play
         Scenes
            Menu Group #1 with 26 chapter(s) covering 01:39:03
         Features
            Best Of Black
               Vapoo Rise 1
               Vapoo Rise 2
               Vapoo Rise 3
               Vapoo Rise 4
               Vapoo Rise 5
               Vapoo Rise 6
               Vapoo Rise 7
               Vapoo Rise 8
               Vapoo Rise 9
               Vapoo Rise 10
            Photo Gallery
            Production Notes
            Cast
               Ben Stiller (Tim Dingman)
               Jack Black (Nick Vanderpark)
               Rachel Weisz (Debbie Dingman)
               Amy Poehler (Natalie Vanderpark)
               Christopher Walken (J-Man)
            Filmmakers
               Barry Levinson (Director/Producer)
               Paula Weinstein (Producer)
               Steve Adams (Screenwriter)
               Mary McLaglen (Executive Producer)
               Tim Maurice-Jones (Director of Photography)
               Victor Kempster (Production Designer)
               Stu Linder (Editor)
               Blair Daily (Editor)
               Gloria Gresham (Costume Designer)
               Mark Mothersbaugh (Composer)
         Set-Up
            Audio
               English 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround
               French 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround
            Subtitles
               English
               French
               Spanish
               Subtitles: None
      Widescreen
         Play
         Scenes
            Menu Group #1 with 26 chapter(s) covering 01:39:02
         Features
            Best Of Black
               Vapoo Rise 1
               Vapoo Rise 2
               Vapoo Rise 3
               Vapoo Rise 4
               Vapoo Rise 5
               Vapoo Rise 6
               Vapoo Rise 7
               Vapoo Rise 8
               Vapoo Rise 9
               Vapoo Rise 10
            Photo Gallery
            Production Notes
            Cast
               Ben Stiller (Tim Dingman)
               Jack Black (Nick Vanderpark)
               Rachel Weisz (Debbie Dingman)
               Amy Poehler (Natalie Vanderpark)
               Christopher Walken (J-Man)
            Filmmakers
               Barry Levinson (Director/Producer)
               Paula Weinstein (Producer)
               Steve Adams (Screenwriter)
               Mary McLaglen (Executive Producer)
               Tim Maurice-Jones (Director of Photography)
               Victor Kempster (Production Designer)
               Stu Linder (Editor)
               Blair Daily (Editor)
               Gloria Gresham (Costume Designer)
               Mark Mothersbaugh (Composer)
         Set-Up
            Audio
               English 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround
               French 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround
            Subtitles
               English
               French
               Spanish
               Subtitles: None
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Customer Reviews

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    A good movie to watch through your eyelids....

    ENVY is definitely the worst movie I have ever seen! Jack Black and Ben Stiller are two very funny actors, but in this movie ENVY, they play terrible roles. The movie is about a product that is invented called ¿Vapoorize.¿ ¿Vapoorize¿ is a spray that makes poop disappear and Jack Black, the one who created it, gets rich. Ben Stiller is his next door neighbor and becomes very jealous, and begins to ruin his family¿s life and his own, with his envy. The humor in this movie is very crude and boring. The jokes are not funny and they are so stupid that it makes me not want to watch it. The subject matter of the movie is not something to waste your time watching. One person is jealous of his successful friend and is mad that he is not rich too. This movie is crude, stupid, and has terrible acting. I do not recommend ENVY to anyone, don¿t waste your time!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    One of the best comedies ever

    Jack Black and Ben Stiller are a great duo in this hilarious comedy. It's a little slow at times, but Jack Black's comic genious makes up for it. Throughout the movie you see Ben's character trying to be serious all the time around Jack's unintentually stupid and spontaneous behavior. This makes a perfect mixture that creates a comedy full of funniness, anger, sadness, and even some darkness. It's funny, because Jack's charcter comes up with the most rediculous sounding idea, and Ben's character doesn't want anything to do with it. Next thing you know Ben's character is staring at an enormous mansion and rich best friend across the street. Ben's character becomes envious and things start to get dirty. This movie is hilarious and I would recomend it to anyone.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Laugh-Out-Loud-Funny Dark Comedy

    Ben Stiller and Jack Black give hilarious performances. Their chemistry is great. It's co-stars are excellent and the directing is top notch. Sometimes it gets a little weird and gross, but all in all it's a very funny film.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Bad movie.

    Worst movie ever. good cast, but everything goes wrong. lame jokes, bad story, and so boring. the most disapointing movie i've seen.

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