Heights

Overview

A handful of New Yorkers find their paths crossing in ways that force them to examine their lives in this contemporary drama produced by Ismail Merchant. Isabel Elizabeth Banks is a twentysomething photographer who is supposed to marry her boyfriend, Jonathan James Marsden, in a month. But Isabel has found herself wondering if marriage is the right thing for her. Meanwhile, her mother, Diana Glenn Close, a well-known film actress, has learned her husband has been seeing another woman, and while they have an open ...
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Overview

A handful of New Yorkers find their paths crossing in ways that force them to examine their lives in this contemporary drama produced by Ismail Merchant. Isabel Elizabeth Banks is a twentysomething photographer who is supposed to marry her boyfriend, Jonathan James Marsden, in a month. But Isabel has found herself wondering if marriage is the right thing for her. Meanwhile, her mother, Diana Glenn Close, a well-known film actress, has learned her husband has been seeing another woman, and while they have an open relationship, Diana finds this hurtful. Over the course of the day, Diana meets Alec Jesse Bradford, a handsome young actor, and Isabel is introduced to Peter John Light, a journalist, and both women begin to question their current relationships. The first feature for director Chris Terrio, Heights also stars Michael Murphy, Eric Bogosian, Thomas Lennon, and Rufus Wainwright.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Glenn Close and director commentary; Shooting New York: Locations Diary; The Scottish Play: Designing broadway for film; Photo gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 11/1/2005
  • UPC: 043396108707
  • Original Release: 2004
  • Rating:

  • Source: Sony Pictures
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Time: 1:38:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 17,391

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Glenn Close Diana Lee
Elizabeth Banks Isabel Lee
James Marsden Jonathan
Jesse Bradford Alec
Eric Bogosian Henry
Matthew Davis Mark
Andrew Howard Ian
Thomas Lennon
John Light Peter
Susan Malick Rachel
Michael Murphy Jesse
Denis O'Hare Andrew
Isabella Rossellini Liz
George Segal Rabbi Mendel
Rufus Wainwright Jeremy
Chandler Williams Juilliard Macbeth
Bess Wohl Juilliard Lady Macbeth
Daniel Neiden Wedding Rabbi
Rachel Siegel Autograph Seeker
Katie Kreisler Helen
Phil Tabor Paul
Jordi Vilasuso Benjamin's Exes
Joel de la Fuente Nat De Wolf
Melanie R. Orr Scorned Woman
Angel Desai Laura
Jonathan Walker Michael
Regina McMahon Amanda
Jane Nichols Guest 1
Don Fitzgerald Built Guy
Meghan Glennon Party Girl
Winsome Brown SNL Writer
Michael Goldstrom SNL writer
Jim Parsons Oliver
Steven Glenn Guest 2
Alice Tan Ridley Subway Singer
Caroline Clay Subway Woman
Cindy F. Adams Herself
Alexander Lange Guest 3
Manny Siverio Subway Mugger
Frank Shattuck EMT
D'Vorah Bailey Police Officer
Jan Ellis Hospital Receptionist
Liza Colon-Zayas Ana
Technical Credits
Chris Terrio Director, Screenwriter
Ramsay Adams Musical Direction/Supervision
Paul Bradley Executive Producer
Ben Butler Score Composer
James Calleri Casting
Jim Denault Cinematographer
Marina Draghici Costumes/Costume Designer
Martin Erskine Score Composer
Thomas Fatone Asst. Director
Amy Fox Screenwriter
Richard Hawley Producer
Dave Hnatiuk Musical Direction/Supervision
James Ivory Producer
Sloane Klevin Editor
Diane Lederman Art Director
Christine A. Leiter Makeup
Ismail Merchant Producer
Pierre Proner Associate Producer
Alex Proner Musical Direction/Supervision
Joia Speciale Camera Operator
Thomas G. Varga Sound Mixer, Sound/Sound Designer
Marla Weinhoff Production Designer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Heights
1. Start [6:46]
2. Faces From the Past [5:51]
3. "Gay, But Not Gay." [8:31]
4. Famous Bastard [7:43]
5. Great, Not Perfect [8:44]
6. A Stressful Day [8:42]
7. Heartbreaker [8:07]
8. Other People's Lives [5:25]
9. Behind Closed Doors [10:56]
10. Revelations [4:02]
11. Almost Truthful [8:57]
12. Starting Over [13:38]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Heights
   Play Movie
   Subtitles
      French
      Spanish
      Portuguese
      Subtitles Off
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      Commentary With Chris Terrio and Glenn Close: On
      Commentary With Chris Terrio and Glenn Close: Off
      On Location in NYC
      The Scottish Play: Designing Broadway for Film
      Photo Gallery: Photos From the Film
      Previews
         Saving Face
         The Beautiful Country
   Previews
      Saving Face
      The Beautiful Country
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