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The Resource The emperor's club, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Longfellow Pictures and Live Planet production ; a Michael Hoffman film ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman, (videorecording DVD)

The emperor's club, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Longfellow Pictures and Live Planet production ; a Michael Hoffman film ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The emperor's club
Title
The emperor's club
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Longfellow Pictures and Live Planet production ; a Michael Hoffman film ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
A dedicated classics teacher at an exclusive school for boys takes on a rebellious new student and is reunited with him years later when the boy, now a grown man, returns to compete in a competition in which he was caught cheating
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lajos Koltai ; editor, Harvey Rosenstock ; original music, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Cynthia Flynt ; production designer, Patrizia von Brandenstein
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Soundtrack and subtitles in English, French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Steven Culp, Embeth Davidtz, Patrick Dempsy, Edward Herrmann, Harris Yulin, Paul Dano, Rahul Khanna
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949 May 28-
  • 1956-
  • 1985-
  • 1966-
  • 1966-
  • 1943-2014
  • 1984-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abraham, Marc
  • Karsch, Andrew
  • Tolkin, Neil
  • Hoffman, Michael
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Hirsch, Emile
  • Culp, Steven
  • Davidtz, Embeth
  • Dempsey, Patrick
  • Herrmann, Edward
  • Yulin, Harris
  • Dano, Paul
  • Khanna, Rahul
  • Canin, Ethan
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teachers
  • Private schools
  • Cheating (Education)
  • Teacher-student relationships
Technique
live action
Label
The emperor's club, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Longfellow Pictures and Live Planet production ; a Michael Hoffman film ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story "The palace thief" by Ethan Canin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette with director Michael Hoffman and cast; director's commentary; deleted scenes with director's commentary; DVD-ROM features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780783286150
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192305221
  • 025192274022
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51855910
  • 601621
System details
DVD; DTS or Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in French; Dolby digital 2.0 surround in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The emperor's club, Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Longfellow Pictures and Live Planet production ; a Michael Hoffman film ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the short story "The palace thief" by Ethan Canin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette with director Michael Hoffman and cast; director's commentary; deleted scenes with director's commentary; DVD-ROM features
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780783286150
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192305221
  • 025192274022
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
23052
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm51855910
  • 601621
System details
DVD; DTS or Dolby digital 5.1 surround in English; Dolby digital 5.1 surround in French; Dolby digital 2.0 surround in Spanish; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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