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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.

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, Calif. : Summit Entertainment, c2010.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library.

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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library DVD GHOST 34510010581831 DVDs Available -

Content descriptions

General 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.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Hervé de Luze ; music, Alexandre Desplat.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ewan McGregor, Pierce Brosnan, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Hutton, Jon Bernthal, David Rintoul, Robert Pugh, Eli Wallach.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, brief nudity/sexuality, some violence and a drug reference.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English and Spanish audio tracks with optional Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Harris, Robert, 1957- > Film adaptations.
Ghostwriters > Drama.
Ex-prime ministers > Great Britain > Drama.
DVD videorecordings.
Great Britain > Politics and government > Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

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