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The Ghost Writer

An ambitious ghost writer (Ewan McGregor) is hired to pen the forthcoming autobiography of a controversial former British prime minister (Pierce Brosnan) but uncovers an incendiary secret from his subject's past that indicates a vast global conspiracy is controlling world events. Olivia Williams costars in this tense thriller from director Roman Polanski.

Screenplay by: Robert Harris &

Screenplay by: Roman Polanski

Directed by: Roman Polanski

Duration: 129 mins

Genre: Mystery & Thrillers

Advisories: Adult Language, Adult Content, Brief Nudity, Violence

Rating: PG13

Audio Format: Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1, English/Spanish

Video Format: HDTV, Letterbox, Closed Captioning

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