Paycheck / dir. by John Woo ; screenplay by Dean Georgaris ; based upon the short story by Philip K. Dick
John Woo
Based on the work of
Philip K. Dick 1928-1982
Author of screenplay
Dean Georgaris
Dreamworks Home Entertainment, 2004
1 dvd-video
Recording date
Playing time
ca. 113 min.
Ondertiteling : Engels, Frans, Nederlands, Arabisch Taalkeuze : Engels, Frans

About John Woo

John Woo Yu-Sen SBS (Chinese: 吳宇森; born 1 May 1946) is a Chinese film director, producer and screenwriter. Woo is known for his highly chaotic action sequences, stylized imagery, Mexican standoffs, frequent use of slow motion and allusions to wuxia and Western cinema. He was also a pioneer of heroic bloodshed films (a crime action film genre involving Chinese triads) and the gun fu genre in Hong Kong action cinema, before working in Hollywood films.

Considered one of the major figures of Hong Kong cinema, Woo has directed several notable action films including A Better Tomorrow (1986), The Killer (1989), Hard Boiled (1992), and Red Cliff (2008/2009). He is a winner of the Hong Kong Film Awards for…Read more on Wikipedia