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    Unique ID Code: 0000127829
    Added by: David Beckett
    Added on: 5/4/2010 10:35
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    Bunny and the Bull

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    Certificate: 15
    Running Time: 101
    Retail Price: £24.99
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    Content Type: Movie

    A freewheeling road movie set entirely inside a flat, Bunny & the Bull stars Ed Hogg (White Lightnin') as obsessive-compulsive Stephen Turnbull, so afraid of the unexpected and the outside world he has turned his flat into a virtual mausoleum, eating, TV-watching and even urinating to a timetable. When a sudden infestation of mice forces him to the brink of his front door, his painfully catalogued and stored mementoes of the past hurtle him into a mental odyssey, back to the ill-fated European trip he took with his booze-soaked lothario of a best friend, Bunny (Simon Farnaby) the summer before. After taking in such delights as the German Museum of cutlery, Bunny decides his love-sick friend needs more 'stimulating' adventures, and soon they're picking up fiery Spanish waitress Eloisa - with whom Stephen falls hopelessly in love - and meeting alcoholic matadors and mad Hungarian tramps (Boosh regulars Julian Barratt and Noel Fielding). As the trio head towards Eloisa's Spanish hometown friendships are tested, love is found and lost, and stuffed bears are stolen.

    A clever, funny and dark buddy movie, Bunny & the Bull touches on male friendship, impotent bravado and grief. Played out against part animated and endlessly inventive handcrafted backdrops, director Paul King echoes Gondry, Gilliam and Burton for visual eccentricity. Winner of Best Achievement in Production Award at the 2009 British Independent Film Awards.

    Special Features:
    • Audio Commentary with Director Paul King, Ed Hogg, Simon Farnaby & producer Mary Burke
    • Deleted Scenes
    • Behind The Scenes
    • Bloopers
    • Interview with Paul King
    • Interview with Simon and Ed
    • Up, Up and Away (Fan inspired short)
    • Get the picture
    • Museum Stills Gallery
    • Empire Featurette

    Video Tracks:
    1080p Widescreen 2.35:1

    Audio Tracks:
    LPCM 2.0 Stereo English
    DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 English
    Audio Descriptive

    Subtitle Tracks:
    English HoH

    Directed By:
    Paul King

    Written By:

    Ed Hogg
    Simon Farnaby
    Veronica Echegui
    Noel Fielding
    Julian Barratt
    Sylvia Sims
    Richard Ayoade

    Casting By:
    Gail Stevens

    Soundtrack By:
    Ralfe Band

    Director of Photography:
    John Sorapure

    Mark Everson

    Costume Designer:
    Sam Perry

    Production Designer:
    Gary Williamson

    Mary Burke
    Robin Gutch
    Mark Herbert

    Executive Producer:
    Hugo Heppell

    Optimum Home Entertainment

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