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The Player

1992 Rated R 2hr 3m

Director Robert Altman's wickedly funny masterpiece about a slick Hollywood studio executive named Griffin Mill (Tim Robbins) -- a hotshot whose life is falling apart -- is packed with irreverence and myriad star cameos (including appearances from Steve Allen, Cher, John Cusack, Peter Falk and Jeff Goldblum). A rival wants his job, and he's facing a murder rap. But will Griffin face the music or turn his liabilities into assets?

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Movie Details

Awards
1993 Independent Spirit Awards®
  • Best Feature
1993 BAFTA®
1993 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)
  • Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy)
  • Best Director (Motion Picture) nominee
AFI®
  • Top 100 Movies nominee
1993 Academy Award®
  • Best Writing Adapted Screenplay nominee
  • Best Film Editing nominee
  • Best Director nominee: Robert Altman
Ratings
R
Language, and for some sensuality

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.77:1

Subtitles

No

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; trailer; deleted scenes; director's commentary; making-of featurette.

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1

Subtitles

English SDH, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

English: DTS-HD Master Audio, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary by director Robert Altman and writer Michael Tolkin; additional scenes; "One on One with Robert Altman"; trailer.