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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
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • 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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video rating: PG
Language note
English or French dialogue; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G46 2010
PerformerNote
Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1968-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • McGregor, Ewan
  • Brosnan, Pierce
  • Cattrall, Kim
  • Williams, Olivia
  • Harris, Robert
Runtime
128
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
  • Originally released as motion picture
  • Based on the novel "The ghost" by Robert Harris
  • Special features: The ghost writer: fiction or reality; the cast of The ghost writer; an interview with Roman Polanski
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
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Some copies may have different language options and/or special features.
Other control number
  • 774212000904
  • 025192067501
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 200090DV
  • PDX224904002
  • 66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn637206309
  • (OCoLC)637206309
System details
DVD, widescreen (16:9, 2.35:1), 5.1 Dolby digital
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
  • Originally released as motion picture
  • Based on the novel "The ghost" by Robert Harris
  • Special features: The ghost writer: fiction or reality; the cast of The ghost writer; an interview with Roman Polanski
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
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Some copies may have different language options and/or special features.
Other control number
  • 774212000904
  • 025192067501
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 200090DV
  • PDX224904002
  • 66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn637206309
  • (OCoLC)637206309
System details
DVD, widescreen (16:9, 2.35:1), 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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