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Uniform Title Departed (Motion picture)
Title The departed [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Plan B/Initial Entertainment Group/Vertigo Entertainment production in association with Media Asia Films ; directed by Martin Scorsese ; screenplay by William Monahan ; produced by Brad Pitt, Brad Grey and Graham King ; a Martin Scorsese picture.
Published Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007]
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997.2 .D473 2007    IN LIBRARY
 Music & Media - Instructional Videos  11767    IN LIBRARY
Edition Widescreen ed.
Description 1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Kristi Zea ; visual effects supervisor, Rob Legato.
Note Video release of a 2006 motion picture.
Based on the 2002 screenplay "Wu jian dao" by Alan Mak and Felix Chong.
Special features: theatrical trailer (3 min.).
System Reqs DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer.
Cast Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga, Anthony Anderson, Alec Baldwin.
Audience MPAA rating: R; strong brutal violence, pervasive language, some strong sexual content and drug material.
Summary In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there are moles in their midst, Billy and the other mole are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself.
Awards Academy Awards (2007): Best achievement in directing (Martin Scorsese) ; Best achievement in film editing (Thelma Schoonmaker) ; Best motion picture of the year ; Best writing, adapted screenplay (William Monahan).
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Organized crime -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Organized crime investigation -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Police -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Undercover operations -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Drama.
Infiltration (Military science) -- Drama.
South Boston (Boston, Mass.) -- Drama.
Boston (Mass.) -- Drama.
Genre Fiction films.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Gangster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Film adaptations.
Related Names Scorsese, Martin. Director.
Monahan, William. Screenwriter.
Pitt, Brad, 1963- Producer.
Grey, Brad, 1958- Producer.
King, Graham, 1961- Producer.
DiCaprio, Leonardo. Actor.
Damon, Matt. Actor.
Nicholson, Jack. Actor.
Wahlberg, Mark, 1971- Actor.
Sheen, Martin. Actor.
Winstone, Ray, 1957- Actor.
Farmiga, Vera. Actor.
Anderson, Anthony, 1970- Actor.
Baldwin, Alec, 1958- Actor.
Zhuang, Wenqiang. Screenwriter.
Shore, Howard. Composer.
Mai, Zhaohui, 1965- Wu jian dao.
Plan B (Firm)
Initial Entertainment Group.
Vertigo Entertainment (Firm)
Huan Ya zong yi ji tuan (Hong Kong)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Note French title: Agents troubles
ISBN 1419818139
Standard # 012569736740
Publisher # 73674 Warner Home Video
119438 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 76891052