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The ghost writer [videorecording] / 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.

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Baker County Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library DRAMA GHO DVD (Text) 37814002519594 VIDEO DVD None 11/04/2011 Checked out 12/13/2021
Baker County Library DRAMA GHO DVD (Text) 37814003253722 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 07/22/2021 Available -
Baker County Library DRAMA GHO DVD (Text) 37814003253789 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 07/22/2021 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Summit Entertainment, [2010]

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.
Great Britain > Politics and government > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films > France.
Feature films > Germany.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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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.

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