Fast, Cheap & Out of Control

Fast, Cheap & Out of Control

Director: Errol Morris Cast: Dave Hoover, George Mendonca, Ray Mendez

DVD (Wide Screen)

Overview

The lives of four strange men are examined in Fast, Cheap and Out of Control. The film is presented in a pleasing 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen transfer. The colors here are all sharp and bright without any major imperfection marring the image. With the black levels all appearing dark and solid, this picture (which is often the product of various film stocks) should please fans of the film. The soundtrack is presented in Dolby Digital 2.0 surround and aptly supports the film. There is little excitement to be found on this mix in the way of surround sounds, though the dialogue, effects and music are all free and clear of any excessive hiss and distortion. Also included on this disc are English subtitles. The extra features for Fast, Cheap and Out of Control are floating at the bare minimum -- all that's included on this DVD are a few bonus theatrical trailers for the movies 32 Short Films About Glenn Gould, Stan Lee's Mutants, Monsters and Marvels and The Spanish Prisoner.

Product Details

Release Date: 09/24/2002
UPC: 0043396093072
Original Release: 1997
Rating: PG
Source: Sony Pictures
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [Dolby Surround]
Time: 1:22:00

Special Features

Closed Caption; Digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video; Widescreen presentation; English Dolby Surround; Bonus trailer; Interactive menus; Scene selection

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dave Hoover Wild Animal Trainer
George Mendonca Topiary Gardener
Ray Mendez Mole-Rat Specialist
Rodney Brooks Robot Scientist

Technical Credits
Errol Morris Director,Producer
Ted Basaloukos Production Designer
Scott Benes Sound/Sound Designer
Thomas Burke Asst. Director
Fred Burnham Sound/Sound Designer
Scott Doonan Set Decoration/Design
Eric Korsh Asst. Director
Lidsay Law Executive Producer
Mark Lipson Co-producer
Shondra Merrill Editor
Robert Richardson Cinematographer
Caleb Sampson Songwriter
Karen Schmeer Editor
Julia Sheehan Co-producer
Kathy Trustman Co-producer

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Start [3:23]
2. Dave Hoover [1:22]
3. George Mendonca [1:04]
4. Ray Mendez [1:20]
5. Rodney Brooks [1:41]
6. Clyde Beatty [3:31]
7. Genghis [1:38]
8. Green Animals [1:31]
9. Naked Mole-Rats [1:36]
10. George's Employer [1:53]
11. Trial & Error [3:05]
12. Tunnels & Chambers [3:01]
13. Evolutionary Analogy [3:49]
14. Animal Psychology [2:09]
15. In Touch With Reality [1:52]
16. John John [3:22]
17. Robots Everywhere [2:28]
18. Alien in Their Midst [:18]
19. Every Lion's Different [4:17]
20. Cut & Wait [5:01]
21. Global Tasking [1:31]
22. Fast, Cheap & Out of Control [2:54]
23. Soldiers [1:31]
24. Injury, Fear & Chaos [1:43]
25. Moment of Contact [3:13]
26. Successors & Understudies [7:45]
27. End of an Era [6:23]
28. The Next Step Beyond [1:47]

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Fast, Cheap & Out of Control 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
okay so this whole movie may seem a bit random, but that the great thing about it. I mean who in society says things have to make sense? Well we're socity, and I say they don't.as a wanna' be director I think Errol Morris did a great job. The whole movie was touching and I love Morrisesphilosophy in just letting people talk and you'll get everything you want out of them. Plus the cartooon clips and old movie clips really brought the nmovie to life.