- Rated: R
- Closed captioning available
- Run Time: 1 hours, 55 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: August 23, 2005
- Originally Released: 2001
- Label: Lions Gate
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - Japanese
- Subtitles - English - Closed Captioned
- Subtitles - English - Optional
- Additional Release Material:
- Deleted Scenes
- Featurette: "Bravo's 100 Scariest Movie Moment Segment"
- Audio Commentary: Takashi Miike - Director (Select Scenes)
- Original Theatrical Trailer
- Bonus Trailers
- Ryu Murakama - Star
- Takashi Miike - Director
- Biography/Filmography - Takashi Miike - Director
Performers, Cast and Crew:
New York Times - 08/08/2001
"...With a quiet that's meticulously transformed into moodiness and then fear-filled tension, the director Takashi Miike eases us in slowly....AUDITION doesn't let you down..."
Box Office - 12/01/2001
"...Miike has a Bunuelian talent for turning our preconceptions on their heads as a scare tactic..."
Entertainment Weekly - 08/02/2002
"...Awful good....This tough, witty grotesquerie aims to shock with a torture sequence so intense it'll make your curls curl..."
Essential Cinema |
Theatrical Release |
- Theatrical Release: AUGUST 8, 2001 (NY)