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The Resource The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment and Alain Sarde and Robert Benmussa present an R.P. Films, France 2 Cinema, Elfte Babelsburg Film GmbH, Runteam III Ltd production ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment and Alain Sarde and Robert Benmussa present an R.P. Films, France 2 Cinema, Elfte Babelsburg Film GmbH, Runteam III Ltd production ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Label
The ghost writer
Title
The ghost writer
Statement of responsibility
Summit Entertainment and Alain Sarde and Robert Benmussa present an R.P. Films, France 2 Cinema, Elfte Babelsburg Film GmbH, Runteam III Ltd production ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Hervé de Luze ; music, Alexandre Desplat
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, David Rintoul, Robert Pugh, Eli Wallach
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1957-
  • 1971-
  • 1968-
  • 1948-
  • 1960-
  • 1950-
  • 1915-
  • 1958-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Benmussa, Robert
  • Sarde, Alain
  • Harris, Robert
  • McGregor, Ewan
  • Brosnan, Pierce
  • Cattrall, Kim
  • Williams, Olivia
  • Wilkinson, Tom
  • Hutton, Timothy
  • Bernthal, Jon
  • Rintoul, David
  • Pugh, Robert
  • Wallach, Eli
  • Edelman, Pawel
  • Luze, Herve de
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Harris, Robert
  • Elfte Babelsberg Film GmbH
  • Runteam III Ltd
  • Summit Entertainment
  • R.P. Films
  • France 2 cinéma (Firm)
Runtime
128
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ghostwriters
  • Ex-prime ministers
  • Great Britain
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment and Alain Sarde and Robert Benmussa present an R.P. Films, France 2 Cinema, Elfte Babelsburg Film GmbH, Runteam III Ltd production ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel The ghost by Robert Harris
  • Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture
  • Special features: an interview with Roman Polanski; the cast of The ghost writer; The ghost writer: fiction or reality
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn632356709
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192067501
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The ghost writer, Summit Entertainment and Alain Sarde and Robert Benmussa present an R.P. Films, France 2 Cinema, Elfte Babelsburg Film GmbH, Runteam III Ltd production ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Robert Harris and Roman Polanski ; directed by Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel The ghost by Robert Harris
  • Videodisc release of the 2010 motion picture
  • Special features: an interview with Roman Polanski; the cast of The ghost writer; The ghost writer: fiction or reality
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn632356709
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192067501
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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