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True confessions / a Robert Chartoff-Irwin Winkler production ; screenplay by John Gregory Dunne and Joan Didion ; produced by Irwin Winkler and Robert Chartoff ; directed by Ulu Grosbard.

Grosbard, Ulu, (film director.). Dunne, John Gregory, 1932-2003 (screenwriter.). Didion, Joan, (screenwriter.). Winkler, Irwin, (film producer.). Chartoff, Robert, (film producer.). De Niro, Robert, (actor.). Duvall, Robert, (actor.). Meredith, Burgess, 1907-1997 (actor.). Durning, Charles, 1923-2012 (actor.). Flanders, Ed, 1934-1995 (actor.). Delerue, Georges, 1925-1992 (composer.). Dunne, John Gregory, 1932-2003 Motion picture adaptation of (work): True confessions. (Added Author). Chartoff-Winkler Productions, (production company.). Kino Lorber, Inc., (film distributor.). Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Burgess Meredith, Charles Durning, Ed FlandersRose, Gregorio, Cyril Cusack, Kenneth McMillan. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

KL studio classics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Whiting PL - Whiting DVD FIC TRU (Text) 51735011720280 Adult department--DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Lorber, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by John Gregory Dunne.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Series statement from disc label.
Includes trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Owen Roizman ; ediotr, Lynzee Klingman ; music, Georges Delerue.
Participant or Performer Note:
Robert De Niro, Robert Duvall, Burgess Meredith, Charles Durning, Ed FlandersRose, Gregorio, Cyril Cusack, Kenneth McMillan.
Summary, etc.:
Detective Tom Spellacy and Catholic Monsignor Desmond Spellacy find their worlds colliding amidst a flurry of political finger-pointing and public outcries over a scandalous, headline-making murder. As Tom hunts down the elusive killer, his investigation threatens to expose secrets that could ruin his brother and rock the foundation of his beloved church.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen 1.85:1 presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Criminal investigation > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Detectives > Family relationships > Drama.
Priests > Family relationships > Drama.
Dunne, John Gregory, 1932-2003 > Film adaptations.
Genre: Detective and mystery films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films > United States.

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