The Resource The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment ; Alain Sarde ; Robert Benmussa ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording DVD)

The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment ; Alain Sarde ; Robert Benmussa ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The ghost writer
Title
The ghost writer
Statement of responsibility
Summit Entertainment ; Alain Sarde ; Robert Benmussa ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Costume designer, Dinah Collin ; music by Alexandre Desplat ; director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Herve De Luze ; production designer, Albrecht Konrad
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 dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Hutton, Jon Bernthal, David Rintoul, Robert Pugh, Eli Wallach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1971-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harris, Robert
  • Polanski, Roman
  • McGregor, Ewan
  • Brosnan, Pierce
  • Cattrall, Kim
  • Williams, Olivia
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghostwriters
  • Great Britain
Technique
live action
Label
The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment ; Alain Sarde ; Robert Benmussa ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "The ghost" by Robert Harris
  • Bonus material: an interview with Roman Polanski ; the cast of the Ghost writer ; the ghost writer: fiction or reality?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (128 min.)
Other control number
025192067501 (widescreen)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66114628
System control number
(OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35), dual layer DVD9, 5.1 Dolby Digital
Label
The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment ; Alain Sarde ; Robert Benmussa ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel "The ghost" by Robert Harris
  • Bonus material: an interview with Roman Polanski ; the cast of the Ghost writer ; the ghost writer: fiction or reality?
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (128 min.)
Other control number
025192067501 (widescreen)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66114628
System control number
(OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35), dual layer DVD9, 5.1 Dolby Digital

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