The ring [videorecording] / a MacDonald/Parkes Production, a Bender/Spink, Inc. production, a Dreamworks Pictures presentation ; produced by Walter F. Parkes, Laurie MacDonald ; screenplay by Ehren Kruger ; directed by Gore Verbinski.
Universal City, CA : DreamWorks Home Entertainment, c2003.
Video 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. Feature films. Horror films.
Dialogue in English and French; subtitles in English, French and Spanish. Closed-captioned.
DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital ; DTS.
A strange videotape full of bizarre and haunting images is watched by a handful of teenagers. After the viewing the tape, they receive phone calls in which they are warned they will die in seven days. Rachel, the aunt of one of the ill-fated teens, is a journalist who has decided to investigate the matter. She manages to find the cabin in the woods and watches the video herself; afterward, she receives the same phone call, and realizes she must solve the puzzle of the video and who is behind.
Naomi Watts, Martin Henderson, David Dorfman, Richard Lineback, Daveigh Chase, Lindsay Frost, Pauley Perrette, Jane Alexander, Brian Cox.
Director of photography, Bojan Bazelli ; editor, Craig Wood ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Based on the novel by Koji Suzuki and the movie "The ring" by The Ring/The Spiral Production Group. Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002. Special features: short film by Gore Verbinski; trailer for the original Ringu.