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The Resource The Departed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Plan B/Initial Entertainment Group/Vertigo Entertainment production in association with Media Asia Films, a Martin Scorsese picture produced by Brad Pitt, Brad Grey and Graham King ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese

The Departed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Plan B/Initial Entertainment Group/Vertigo Entertainment production in association with Media Asia Films, a Martin Scorsese picture produced by Brad Pitt, Brad Grey and Graham King ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese

Label
The Departed
Title
The Departed
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Plan B/Initial Entertainment Group/Vertigo Entertainment production in association with Media Asia Films, a Martin Scorsese picture produced by Brad Pitt, Brad Grey and Graham King ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In South Boston, the state police force are waging a war on Irish-American organized crime. Undercover cop Billy Costigan is assigned to infiltrate the mob syndicate, which is run by gangland chief Frank Costello. Billy quickly gains Costello's confidence. But when it becomes clear to both the mob and the police that there are moles in their midst, Billy and the other mole are suddenly thrust into danger. Afraid of being caught and exposed to the enemy, each must race to uncover the identity of the other man in time to save himself
Awards note
National Board of Review (USA), 2006: NBR - Best Director (Martin Scorsese) ; Best Ensemble
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Kristi Zea ; visual effects supervisor, Rob Legato
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga, Anthony Anderson, Alec Baldwin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1957-2017
  • 1961-
  • 1971-
  • 1957-
  • 1970-
  • 1958-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Grey, Brad
  • King, Graham
  • Monahan, William
  • DiCaprio, Leonardo
  • Damon, Matt
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Wahlberg, Mark
  • Sheen, Martin
  • Winstone, Ray
  • Farmiga, Vera
  • Anderson, Anthony
  • Baldwin, Alec
  • Zhuang, Wenqiang
  • Shore, Howard
  • Mai, Zhaohui
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Plan B (Firm)
  • Initial Entertainment Group
  • Vertigo Entertainment (Firm)
  • Huan Ya zong yi ji tuan (Hong Kong)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
152
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Organized crime investigation
  • Police
  • Undercover operations
  • Criminal behavior
  • Infiltration (Military science)
  • South Boston (Boston, Mass.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Departed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Plan B/Initial Entertainment Group/Vertigo Entertainment production in association with Media Asia Films, a Martin Scorsese picture produced by Brad Pitt, Brad Grey and Graham King ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Based on the 2002 screenplay "Wu jian dao" by Alan Mak and Felix Chong
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
76891052
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Isbn
9781419818134
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other control number
012569736740
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
73674
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Departed, Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Plan B/Initial Entertainment Group/Vertigo Entertainment production in association with Media Asia Films, a Martin Scorsese picture produced by Brad Pitt, Brad Grey and Graham King ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Based on the 2002 screenplay "Wu jian dao" by Alan Mak and Felix Chong
  • Special features: Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
76891052
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Isbn
9781419818134
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; for home or classroom use only
Other control number
012569736740
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
73674
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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