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The Resource The ghost writer., Summit Entertainment presents a Roman Polanski film ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay, Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski

The ghost writer., Summit Entertainment presents a Roman Polanski film ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay, Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski

Label
The ghost writer.
Title
The ghost writer.
Statement of responsibility
Summit Entertainment presents a Roman Polanski film ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay, Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
When a gifted ghostwriter is hired to write the memoirs of former British Prime Minister Adam Lang, he quickly finds himself trapped in a web of political and sexual intrigue. Lang is implicated in a scandal over his administration's harsh tactics, and as the ghostwriter digs into the politician's past, he discovers secrets that threaten to jeopardize international relations forever. Bonus features included
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Hervé de Luze ; music, Alexandre Desplat
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, brief nudity/sexuality, some violence and a drug reference
Language note
English and Spanish audio tracks; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G46 2010
PerformerNote
Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Hutton, Jon Bernthal
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1957-
  • 1971-
  • 1968-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Benmussa, Robert
  • Sarde, Alain
  • Harris, Robert
  • McGregor, Ewan
  • Brosnan, Pierce
  • Cattrall, Kim
  • Williams, Olivia
  • Harris, Robert
  • Summit Entertainment
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghostwriters
  • Ex-prime ministers
  • Great Britain
  • Gran Bretaña
Technique
live action
Label
The ghost writer., Summit Entertainment presents a Roman Polanski film ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay, Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book The ghost by Robert Harris
  • Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture
  • Bonus material: an interview with Roman Polanski ; the cast of the Ghost writer ; the ghost writer: fiction or reality?
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1245703
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192067501
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1245703
  • (OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35), dual layer DVD9, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ghost writer., Summit Entertainment presents a Roman Polanski film ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay, Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book The ghost by Robert Harris
  • Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture
  • Bonus material: an interview with Roman Polanski ; the cast of the Ghost writer ; the ghost writer: fiction or reality?
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1245703
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192067501
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1245703
  • (OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35), dual layer DVD9, Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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