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Tim McCann's Feature Films Issued on DVD

Date Released: 1/6/2010

Two feature films by Tim McCann have been issued on DVD, "The Poker Club" and "Runaway."

Tim McCann, a film professor at Purchase, has directed five independent feature films and this past year two of them have been released on DVD.

The "Poker Club" starring Jonathon Schaech from "That Thing You Do" was released by Sony Screen Gems.

Koch Vision released "Runaway" starring Robin Tunney from TV's "The Mentalist" with Purchase alum Melissa Leo, a recent Academy Award nominee for Best Actress, and Aaron Stanford. The film premiered at the 2005 Tribeca and Toronto Film Festivals, where Variety called it "a slacker psycho thriller that will keep audiences off balance till the bitter end...Paralyzing performances"

He has also directed Barry Levinson's "Homicide: Life on the Street," with guest stars Eric Stoltz, Joan Cohen and Tate Donovan.