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Title House of games [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; a Filmhaus production ; produced by Michael Hausman ; story by Jonathan Katz and David Mamet ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by David Mamet.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Library Connection DVD    HOU    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    HOU    Available
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 399
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 399.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Special features: audio commentary by director David Mamet and consultant and actor Ricky Jay, new video interviews with actors Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna, David Mamet on House of games: a short documentary, storyboard detail, theatrical trailer, essay by critic Kent Jones, and excerpt from Mamet's introduction to the published screenplay.
Credits Director of photography, Juan Ruiz Anchía ; editing, Trudy Ship ; music, Alaric Jans ; DVD producer, Abbey Lustgarten.
Cast Lindsay Crouse, Joe Mantegna, Mike Nussbaum, Lilia Skala, J.T. Walsh.
Summary A therapist and best-selling author must confront her own demons when she meets a man with gambling debts who she feels compelled to help.
Audience MPAA rating: R
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Subject Women psychiatrists -- Drama.
Swindlers and swindling -- Drama
Gamblers -- Drama
Gambling -- Drama
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Criterion collection
Added Author Hausman, Michael
Katz, Jonathan
Mamet, David
Crouse, Lindsay
Mantegna, Joe
Nussbaum, Mike.
Skala, Lilia.
Walsh, J. T.
Ruiz-Anchía, Juan.
Jans, Alaric.
Jay, Ricky.
Jones, Kent
Orion Pictures
Filmhaus (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Note Added container title: David Mamet's House of games
ISBN 1934121711
Standard No. 715515025027
Music No. CC1708D Criterion Collection

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