Director David Cronenberg Producer Chris Bender, David Gronenberg, J.C. Spink Screenwriter Josh Olson
Studio New Line Cinema StarringViggo Mortensen, Ed Harris, Maria Bello, William Hurt Genre Thriller, Drams MPAA Rating R
A stylized thriller from director David Cronenberg, "A History of Violence" examines how far a man is willing to go in his quest for redemption and to protect his family. Viggo Mortensen stars as Tom Stall, a man who leads a quiet, charmed life with his loving wife and family in a small town. But when an unexpected incident turns bloody and brings unwanted attention to him, Tom is forced to return to his secret past in order to rescue his family from peril.