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VCD 030 (COL)


Absolute power

Volume ID Number: 1106003103

Type of Material: Moving Image or Slide/Transparency

Main Title: Absolute power / a Malpaso production ; a Castle Rock Entertainment presentation ; directed by Clint Eastwood ; produced by Clint Eastwood, Karen Spiegel ; screenplay by William Goldman

Variant Title: Alternate title from Baseline: Executive power

Published/Created: United States : Columbia Pictures, 1997

Related Name: Eastwood, Clint, 1930- direction, production, cast.
Related Name: Goldman, William, 1931- writing.
Related Name: Hackman, Gene, cast.
Related Name: Harris, Ed, 1950- cast.
Related Name: Linney, Laura, cast.
Related Name: Glenn, Scott, 1942- cast.
Related Name: Haysbert, Dennis, cast.
Related Name: Davis, Judy, 1956- cast.
Related Name: Baldacci, David. Absolute power.

Description: 2 compact discs in 1 can : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

Summary: The actions of a philandering United States President provoke a gruesome murder and carefully orchestrated cover-up. When a professional burglar witnesses the crime and comes away with crucial evidence, he becomes the target of a manhunt by the President's advisors. Rebuffed in his attempt to reconcile with his estranged daughter, the burglar decides to leave the country. He sees the President at a news conference rant about violence. The burglar decides to stay and attempt to pin the blame for the murder where it belongs

Notes: Summary and other information taken from Library of Congress and IMBd

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Ed Harris, Laura Linney, Scott Glenn, Dennis Haysbert, Judy Davis, E. G. Marshall, Melora Hardin
Credits: Produced by Clint Eastwood, Karen S. Spiegel ; original music by Clint Eastwood, Lennie Niehaus ; cinematography by Jack N. Green ; film editing by Joel Cox ; casting by Phyllis Huffman.


Genre/Form: Adaptation.
Genre/Form: Crine films and programs.
Genre/Form: Features.

Call No: VCD 030

1997 Edition
Video Compact Disc VCD 121 min.
2 compact discs in 1 can (VCD) (ca. 121 min.): sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©1997,  1997, Columbia Pictures , United States
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AV Material ID 1000000804
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