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The Resource The game, Universal ; Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents ; a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin, (videorecording)

The game, Universal ; Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents ; a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin, (videorecording)

Label
The game
Title
The game
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents ; a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, is enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: rated R; for language and some violence and sexuality
Language note
English dialogue with optional English SDH subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G36 2012
PerformerNote
Michael Douglas, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn, Deborah Kara Unger, Peter Donat, Carroll Baker, Armin Mueller-Stahl
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1960-
  • 1948-2014
  • 1928-2018
  • 1931-
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fincher, David
  • Douglas, Michael
  • Penn, Sean
  • Rebhorn, James
  • Unger, Deborah Kara
  • Donat, Peter
  • Baker, Carroll
  • Mueller-Stahl, Armin
Runtime
128
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
627
Technique
live action
Label
The game, Universal ; Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents ; a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features include: alternate sound mix optimized for home theater viewing ; audio commentaries ; an hour's worth of exclusive behind-the-scenes footage ; alternate ending ; trailer and teaser, with commentary ; booklet featuring an essay by David Sterritt
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515098717
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2181BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn802293231
  • (OCoLC)802293231
System details
Blu-ray format ; region A ; DTS-HD Master Audio, 5.1 surround ; widescreen 16:9, 2.40:1
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The game, Universal ; Polygram Filmed Entertainment presents ; a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Special features include: alternate sound mix optimized for home theater viewing ; audio commentaries ; an hour's worth of exclusive behind-the-scenes footage ; alternate ending ; trailer and teaser, with commentary ; booklet featuring an essay by David Sterritt
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray edition
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515098717
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2181BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn802293231
  • (OCoLC)802293231
System details
Blu-ray format ; region A ; DTS-HD Master Audio, 5.1 surround ; widescreen 16:9, 2.40:1
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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