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Uniform Title Good German (Motion picture)
Title The good German [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures presents in association with Virtual Studios ; a Section Eight production ; produced by Ben Cosgrove, Gregory Jacobs ; screenplay by Paul Attanasio ; directed by Steven Soderbergh.
Published Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2007], c2006.
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 Media - Circulating DVDs  PN1997.2 .G653 2007    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Peter Andrews ; editor, Mary Ann Bernard ; music, Thomas Newman ; costume designer, Louise Frogley ; production designer, Philip Messina.
Note Based on the novel by Joseph Kanon.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
System Reqs DVD ; region 1 ; full screen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo. surround; dual-layer.
Cast George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire, Beau Bridges, Dominic Comperatore, Tony Curran, Gianfranco L'Amore, Christian Oliver, Leland Orser, Dave Power, Don Pugsley, Jack Thompson, Robin Weigert.
Summary Takes place in the ruins of post-WWII Berlin, where U.S. Army war correspondent Jake Geismar becomes involved with Lena Brandt, a former lover whose missing husband is the object of a manhunt led by both the American and Russian armies. Intrigue mounts as Jake tries to uncover the secrets Lena may be hiding in her desperation to get herself and her husband out of Berlin. Tully is an American soldier working in the U.S. army motor pool who is assigned to drive Jake around Berlin. Tully has black market connections that may be Lena's way out. But he could lead them all into even darker territory.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language, violence and some sexual content.
Language In English, French, or Spanish dialogue, with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Subject War correspondents -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Missing persons -- Investigation -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Black market -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Intrigue -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Genre Feature films.
Film noir.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Crime films.
Historical films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Cosgrove, Ben, Producer.
Jacobs, Gregory, Producer.
Attanasio, Paul, 1959- Screenwriter.
Soderbergh, Steven, 1963- Director, Film editor, Cinematographer.
Clooney, George, Actor.
Blanchett, Cate, 1969- Actor.
Maguire, Tobey, 1975- Actor.
Bridges, Beau, Actor.
Comperatore, Dominic, 1969- Actor.
Curran, Tony, 1969- Actor.
Tordi, Gian Franco, Actor.
Oliver, Christian, 1972- Actor.
Orser, Leland, Actor.
Power, Dave, 1978- Actor.
Pugsley, Don, Actor.
Thompson, Jack, 1940- Actor.
Weigert, Robin, 1969- Actor.
Frogley, Louise, Costume designer.
Newman, Thomas, 1955- Composer.
Kanon, Joseph. Good German.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Virtual Studios.
Section Eight Ltd.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419818066
9781419818066
Standard # 012569736672
085391117490
Publisher # 73667 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 86111774