- Additional Details
- Format: Color, DVD-Video, NTSC
- Rating: Not Rated
- Number of Discs: 1
- Run Time: 50 Minutes
- Region: Region 1
- Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
- Language: English
- Studio: A&E Home Video
- DVD Release Date: May 1, 2005
A video game habit takes over one man's life, while a young mother struggles with her weight.
- Reality TV at its most unvarnished and gripping.
- Watch as addicts and their families confront the compulsions that are destroying their lives.
- A husband tries to help his wife defeat her body-image problems.
In INTERVENTION, people confront their darkest demons and seek a route to redemption. From compulsive gamblers to shopaholics, drug addicts to young people estranged from their families, INTERVENTION features real people at the breaking point as they are confronted by friends and family. In fly-on-the-wall style, INTERVENTION captures the drama as people grapple with their demons in an attempt to chart a course to recovery.
The virtual world has an iron grip on Peter, a 21-year-old college graduate who is a masterful video gamer. But he has sacrificed his real life in order to his digital passion. Peter is aware that his grasp on reality is steadily declining, but he needs help. Next, see how compulsive eating has left Renee, a young mother, unable to hold a job or keep friends. Her husband is hoping that intervention will let Renee and her family have the life they deserve.