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The Game [DVD]

"In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."

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Summary: "In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Title: The game [DVD] / PolyGram Filmed Entertainment presents a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Criterion Collection, c2012.
Subject: Psychological games -- Drama. Businessmen -- Attitudes -- Drama. Brothers -- Drama
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Call Number: 791.43 Gam
Oclc: 811144800
Upc: 715515098816
Bib Id: 413756

Format: DVD
Uniform Title: Game (Motion picture : 1997)
Summary: "In this thriller, Nicholas Van Orton, a shrewd and successful businessman who is always in control, has been enrolled by his brother in "The Game"--"a profound life experience" with no rules, which begins quietly but soon erupts in a confusing maze of devastating events. Terrorized by forces who seem intent on dismantling all that he has built, Van Orton has to win this deadly game or lose control of everything in his life."
Title: The game [DVD] / PolyGram Filmed Entertainment presents a Propaganda Films production ; directed by David Fincher ; written by John Brancato & Michael Ferris ; produced by Steve Golin and Ceán Chaffin.
Edition: DVD ed.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Criterion Collection, c2012.
Description: 2 videodiscs (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (16 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.).
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
Series: The Criterion collection ; 627
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 627.
Subjects: Psychological games -- Drama.
Subjects: Businessmen -- Attitudes -- Drama.
Subjects: Brothers -- Drama
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Fiction films
Genre: Detective and mystery films
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Genre: Feature films -- United States.
Other Author: Fincher, David director.
Other Author: Golin, Steve producer.
Other Author: Chaffin, Ceán producer.
Other Author: Brancato, John screenwriter.
Other Author: Ferris, Michael screenwriter.
Other Author: Douglas, Michael, 1944- actor.
Other Author: Penn, Sean, 1960- actor.
Other Author: Rebhorn, James, 1948- actor.
Other Author: Unger, Deborah Kara actor.
Other Author: Donat, Peter, 1928- actor.
Other Author: Baker, Carroll, 1931- actor.
Other Author: Mueller-Stahl, Armin, 1930- actor.
Other Author: Katarina, Anna actor.
Other Author: Shore, Howard composer (expression)
Other Author: Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Author: Universal Pictures (Firm)
Other Author: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment (Firm)
Other Author: Propaganda Films (Firm)
Other Author: Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
Other Author: PolyGram Video (Firm)
Notes: Originally released as motion picture in 1997.
Notes: Director of photography, Harris Savides ; editor, James Haygood ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Michael Kaplan ; production designer, Jeffrey Beecroft.
Notes: Michael Douglas, Sean Penn, James Rebhorn, Deborah Kara Unger, Peter Donat, Carroll Baker, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Anna Katerina.
Notes: DVD, NTSC ; region 1 ; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Notes: English dialogue; option English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Contents: Disc 1. Feature film (Theatrical 5.1 surround soundtrack; alternate 5.1 surround mix for home theater viewing; audio commentary by director David Fincher, Savides, Michael Douglas, John Brancata and Michael Ferris, etc.) -- Disc 2. Behind-the-scenes footage and film-to-storyboard comparisons for four major set pieces; alternate ending; Trailer and teaser, with commentary.
Publisher Number: CC2182D
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 0
Total Copies: 1
Medium: [DVD]
Call Number: 791.43 Gam