- DVD MYSTERY/THRILLER (CEN)
In English or French, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Maura Tierney, Martin Donovan, Nicky Katt, Paul Dooley.
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: R; language, some violence and brief nudity.
Invited to Nightmute, Alaska, to head a murder case, veteran LAPD detective Will Dormer finds his investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on him--and by personal guilt over a second crime that may be real-- or a figment of his increasingly unstable consciousness.
Title from container.
Based on the film "Insomnia" directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg, written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjærg.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features: Additional scene ; commentaries: director Christopher Nolan (in order of shooting sequence), Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz ; featurettes: Day for night: making-of documentary, 180°: a conversation with Christopher Nolan and Al Pacino, In the fog: cinematography and production design, Eyes wide open: the insomniac's world ; theatrical trailer ; DVD-ROM features.