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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

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

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
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Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Editor
Producer
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
Awards note
European Film Awards, 2010: European film; European director, Roman Polanski; European actor, Ewan McGregor; European screenwriter, Robert Harris & Roman Polanski; European composer, Alexandre Desplat; European production designer, Albrecht Konrad.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Ghost writer (Motion picture : 2010)
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 with optional Spanish subtitles and 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
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  • 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
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Edelman, Pawel
  • Luze, Hervé de
  • Harris, Robert
  • Summit Entertainment
  • R.P. Productions
  • France 2 cinéma (Firm)
  • Elfte Babelsburg Film Gmbh
  • Runteam Ltd
Runtime
128
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  • Harris, Robert
  • Harris, Robert
  • Ghostwriters
  • Ex-prime ministers
  • Great Britain
  • Gran Bretaña
  • Ex-prime ministers
  • Ghostwriters
  • Politics and government
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
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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
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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
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
ocn632356709
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780011280653
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192067501
  • 00025192067501
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
BRO-adap20100802-091
System control number
(OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1
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
Link
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
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
ocn632356709
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780011280653
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192067501
  • 00025192067501
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66114628
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
BRO-adap20100802-091
System control number
(OCoLC)632356709
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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