Blade
New Line Platinum Series
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1998
Director: Stephen Norrington
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 794043-470929
Running time: 2:00 (120 Min.)
Casetype: Snapper
Format: NTSC, Anamorphic Widescreen 2.35:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: December 22, 1998
Collection type: Owned (#250)
Status: Available
Purchase date: March 12, 2002
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 6 / 10
Review (video): 0 / 10
Overview
Wesley Snipes stars as the tortured soul Blade - half man, half immortal. Blade sharpens his lethal skills under the guidance of Whistler (Kris Kristofferson), his mentor, guardian and fellow hunter of the night. When the bloodthirsty Immortals' lord, Deacon Frost (Stephen Dorff), declares war on the human race, Blade is humanity's last hope for survival.
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Misc.
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Genres
Action
Horror
Studios
Production Studios:
 • New Line Cinema
 • Amen Ra Films
 • Imaginary Forces
Media Companies:
 • New Line Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital Surround
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
Tags
Jukebox
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • DVD-ROM Content
 • Closed Captioned
 • Isolated Score with Commentary
Easter Eggs
Hidden Credits: Scroll down and highlight the new line logo, then press enter to see credits.
Alternate ending sequence
At the main menu, select the "Special Features" option. Select "La Magra" to view an alternate ending to the movie.
Crew
Direction
Stephen Norrington....Director
Writing
Marv Wolfman....Original Characters By
Gene Colan....Original Characters By
David S. Goyer....Writer
Production
Lynn Harris....Executive Producer
Stan Lee....Executive Producer
Avi Arad....Executive Producer
Joseph Calamari....Executive Producer
Peter Frankfurt....Producer
Wesley Snipes....Producer
Robert Engelman....Producer
Cinematography
Theo van de Sande....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Paul Rubell....Film Editor
Music
Mark Isham....Composer
Sound
Lee Orloff....Production Sound Mixer
Ken Teaney....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Marshall Garlington....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Greg Cannom....Make-up Effects
Sanja Milkovic Hays....Costume Designer
Kirk M. Petruccelli....Production Designer
Barry Chusid....Art Director
Chuck Comisky....Visual Effects
Perry M. Germain....Make-up Artist
Deborah Lamia Denaver....Make-up Artist
Stephen Abrums....Make-up Artist
Fred Blau....Make-up Artist
Cyndi Reece-Thorne....Make-up Artist
Stephen Prouty....Visual Effects
Roland Blancaflor....Visual Effects
Richard Hollander....Visual Effects
Dion Hatch....Visual Effects
Kevin O'Neill....Visual Effects
Gary J. Tunnicliffe....Make-up Effects
William Plant....Visual Effects
Cast
Wesley Snipes....Blade
Stephen Dorff....Deacon Frost
Kris Kristofferson....Whistler
N'Bushe Wright....Karen
Donal Logue....Quinn
Udo Kier....Dragonetti
Arly Jover....Mercury
Traci Lords....Racquel
Kevin Patrick Walls....Krieger
Tim Guinee....Curtis Webb
Sanaa Lathan....Vanessa
Eric Edwards....Pearl
Donna Wong....Nurse
Carmen Thomas....Senior Resident
Shannon Lee....Resident
Kenneth Johnson....Heatseeking Dennis
Clint Curtis....Creepy Morgue Guy
Judson Scott....Pallantine
Sidney Liufau....Japanese Doorman
Keith Leon Williams....Kam
Paramedics
Andray Johnson
Stephen R. Peluso
Marcus Aurelius....Pragmatic Policeman
John Enos III....Blood Club Bouncer
Eboni Adams....Martial Arts Kid
Lyle Conway....Reichardt
Freeman White III....Menacing Stud
DV DeVincentis....Vampire Underling
Frost's Goons
Marcus Salgado
Esau McKnight, Jr.
Erl....Von Esper
Matt Schulze....Crease
Lennox Brown....Pleading Goon
Yvette Ocampo....Party Girl
Irena Stepic....Slavic Vampire Lord
Jenya Lano....Russian Woman
Levani....Russian Vampire
Richard 'Dr.' Baily....Cardboard Cut-Out in Subway (uncredited)
Ryan Glorioso....Blood Bath Vampire (uncredited)
Ted King....Vampire at Rave (uncredited)
Stephen Norrington....Vampire (uncredited)
Gerald Okamura....Vampire (uncredited)
Carrie Seeley....Woman in Elevator (uncredited)
Beth Theriac....Woman in Elevator (uncredited)