The art of self-defense
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After a roving motorcycle gang attacks him on the street, timid bookkeeper Casey joins a neighborhood karate studio to learn how to protect himself. Under the watchful eye of a charismatic instructor, Sensei, and hardcore brown belt Anna, Casey gains a newfound sense of confidence. But when he attends Sensei's mysterious night classes, he discovers a sinister world of brutality and hyper-masculinity, presenting a journey that places him squarely in the sights of his enigmatic new mentor.

Item Details
Karate -- Fiction.
Karate -- Training -- Fiction.
Karate teachers -- Fiction.
Masculinity -- Fiction.
Men -- Psychological aspects -- Fiction.
Self-defense -- Fiction.
Violence -- Fiction.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Botello, Phillip Andre, actor.
Eisenberg, Jesse, 1983- actor.
Nivola, Alessandro, actor.
Poots, Imogen, 1989- actor.
Stearns, Riley, 1986- screenwriter, film director.
Terada, Steve, actor.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
1 videodisc (105 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0 DVS
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
MPAA rating: R, for violence, sexual content, graphic nudity and language.
Bonus materials: Message from Sensei; Interviews.
Title from container.
Widescreen (1.85:1).
Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots, Steve Terada, Phillip Andre Botello.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0 DVS.
For private home use only.
English dialogue; English, Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Described video for the blind and visually impaired.
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