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The Box

If there is no such thing as a free lunch, then there is surely no such thing as a no-strings-attached magic box that can grant you a million dollars. Yet when such a mysterious gift is placed in the hands of Norma and Arthur Lewis (Cameron Diaz and James Marsden), the temptation to take the money may prove greater than their concern for the consequences. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: C
Violence: C
Sexual Content: A
Language: B-
Drugs/Alcohol: C
Run Time: 116
Theater Release: 06 Nov 2009
Video Release: 16 Feb 2010
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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Cameron Diaz plays a mother who goes to almost any extent to prolong the life of her dying child in My Sister’s Keeper. She also plays a woman who learns to appreciate the differences between her and her sibling after attempting to walk In Her Shoes.

Home Video Extra Features

Release Date: 16 February 2010

Open up the mysteries contained in The Box with the home video release of the movie.

The Box releases on DVD in widescreen, with audio tracks in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish) and subtitles in English, French and Spanish. Bonus materials consist of the featurette, Richard Matheson: In His Own Words.

The Box releases on Blu-ray Disc in a widescreen presentation, with audio tracks in 5.1 DTS-HD MA (English) and Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround (English, French and Spanish). Subtitles are available in English, French and Spanish. Extras include:

- Commentary by director Richard Kelly.

- Featurettes: The Box: Grounded in Reality, Richard Matheson: In His Own Words, Music Video Prequels and Visual Effects Revealed.

- DVD & Digital Copy versions of the film

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