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Title Goya's ghosts [videorecording] / Samuel Goldwyn Films and Xuxa presents ; a Saul Zaentz production ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; written by Milos Forman & Jean-Claude Carriere ; directed by Milos Forman.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library DVD    GOY    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    GOY    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Making-of featurette.
Credits Director of photography, Javier Aguirresarobe ; editor, Adam Boome ; music, Varhan Bauer ; costume designer, Yvonne Blake ; production designer, Patrizia Von Brandenstein.
Cast Javier Bardem, Natalie Portman, Stellan Skarsgård, Randy Quaid, Jose Luis Gomez, Michael Lonsdale.
Summary Set against political turmoil at the end of the Spanish Inquisition and start of the invasion of Spain by Napoleon's army. Captures the essence and beauty of Goya's work, best known for both the colorful depictions of the royal court and its people, and the grim depictions of the brutality of war and life in 18th century Spain. When Goya's beautiful muse is accused of being a heretic, the renowned painter must convince his old friend Lorenzo, a power-hungry monk and leader of the Spanish Inquisition, to spare her life.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for violence, disturbing images, some sexual content, and nudity.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Goya, Francisco, 1746-1828 -- Drama.
Inquisition -- Spain -- Drama.
Heretics, Christian -- Spain -- Drama.
Monks -- Spain -- Drama.
Herejes cristianos -- España -- Teatro.
Spain -- Drama.
España -- Historia -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Historical films
Biographical films
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Bardem, Javier, 1969-
Zaentz, Saul.
Forman, Miloš.
Carrière, Jean-Claude, 1931-
Portman, Natalie, 1981-
Skarsgård, Stellan.
Quaid, Randy, 1953-
Gómez, José Luis, 1940-
Lonsdale, Michaël, 1931-
Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm)
Xuxa Produções.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1424864135
9781424864133
Standard No. 043396198104
Music No. 19810 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

 
    
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