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The Ninth Gate [videorecording]

Artisan Entertainment presents a film by Roman Polanski ; written by Enrique Urbizu, Roman Polanski and John Brownjohn ; produced and directed by Roman Polanski
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
Dean Corso is an unscrupulous rare-book dealer who is hired to locate the last remaining copies of a demonic manuscript that can summon the devil. Dean becomes embroiled in a conspiracy involving murder, theft and satanic ritual, and ultimately find himself confronting the devil incarnate.
Director
Roman Polanski
Performers
Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Lena Olin, James Russo, Jack Taylor, Jose Lopez Rodero, Allen Garfield, Barbara Jefford, Emmanuelle Seigner.
Release Date
1999
Run Time
133 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
Rating
MPAA rating: R, some violence and sexuality
Notes
  • Based on the book "El club Dumas" by Arturo Perez-Reverte.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999 and nationwide in 2000.
  • Special features: Commentary with director Roman Polanski; isolated music score; featurette; gallery of Satanic drawings; storyboard selections; theatrical trailers; TV spots; cast & crew information; production notes.
Credits
Cinematography, Darius Khondji ; editor, Hervé de Luze ; music, Wojciech Kilar ; composers, Iñaki Núñez, Antonio Cardeval, Alain Vannier ; costume designer, Anthony Powell ; production designer, Dean Tavoularis.
Published
Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, [2007]
Publisher no.
  • 21275 Artisan Home Entertainment
  • 21285 Artisan Home Entertainment
Description
1 videodisc (ca. 133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, digitally mastered.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
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