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Title The American / Focus Features presents a This is That/Greenlit/Smokehouse production, an Anton Corbijn film ; produced by Anne Carey, Jill Green, Ann Wingate, Grant Heslov, George Clooney ; screenplay by Rowan Joffe ; directed by Anton Corbijn.

Publication Info. Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2010]


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 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  BLU-RAY AMERICAN    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  BLU FF F AMERICAN    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BLU RAY AMERICAN    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Media Room DVDs & Blu-rays  BLU RAY DVD AMERICAN    Check Shelf
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 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  BLU-RAY AMERICAN    Check Shelf
Edition [Blu-ray version].
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details Blu-ray Disc, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentaion; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (English, Spanish and French) and DVS 2.0 stereo. surround (English)
Note Requires Blu-ray player.
Cast George Clooney, Irina Bjorklund, Violante Placido, Thekla Reuten, Paolo Bonacelli, Johan Leysen.
Credits Cinematography by, Martin Ruhe; music by, Herbert Grönemeyer ; editor, Andrew Hulme.
Note Based on the 1990 novel, A Very Private Gentleman, by Martin Booth.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for violence, sexual content and nudity.
Summary After a job ends more violently than expected, Jack retreats to the Italian countryside and accepts one last assignment to construct a deadly weapon for a mysterious contact. But when he pursues a relationship with a beautiful local woman, he may be tempting fate by stepping out of the shadows. Jack soon finds himself in an escalating battle to escape from his secretive past.
Note Bonus features: Deleted scenes; Journey to redemption : the making of The American; Feature commenary with director Anton Corbijn.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialouge with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; descriptive audio in English for the visually impaired.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Assassins -- Drama.
Prostitutes -- Drama.
Gunsmiths -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Italy -- Drama.
Genre/Form Crime films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Added Author Corbijn, Anton.
Joffe, Rowan.
Clooney, George.
Björklund, Irina, 1973-
Placido, Violante, 1976-
Reuten, Thekla, 1975-
Bonacelli, Paolo, 1939-
Leysen, Johan.
Booth, Martin Very private gentleman.
This is That (Firm)
Smoke House Pictures
Focus Features.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Standard No. 025192053733
Music No. 62112874 Universal
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