The Ghost Writer

The Ghost Writer (2010)

Read between the lies.

  • Genre: Thriller, Mystery
  • Release Date: 2010-02-12
  • User Rating: 6.7/10 from 638 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 8min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Studio Babelsberg
  • Production Country: Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director:
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A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident. In director Roman Polanski's tense drama, the author realizes that his discovery threatens some very powerful people who will do anything to ensure that certain episodes from Lang's past remain buried.

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Crew Volkhart Buff Stunt Coordinator
Sound Alexandre Desplat Original Music Composer
Writing Roman Polanski Screenplay
Directing Roman Polanski Director
Production Roman Polanski Producer
Production Robert Benmussa Producer
Production Alain Sarde Producer
Camera Pawel Edelman Director of Photography
Editing Hervé de Luze Editor
Art Albrecht Konrad Production Design
Production Fiona Weir Casting
Art Cornelia Ott Art Direction
Art Roxy Konrad Art Department Coordinator
Art Ulli Isfort Set Decoration
Art Bernhard Henrich Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Dinah Collin Costume Design
Writing Robert Harris Screenplay
Writing Robert Harris Novel
Sound Suzana Peric Music Editor
Production Daniel Champagnon Production Supervisor
Art David Scheunemann Supervising Art Director
Art Steve Summersgill Art Direction
Directing Sylvette Baudrot Script Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Marion Weise Costume Supervisor
Editing Katia Boutin Dialogue Editor
Sound Thomas Desjonquères Sound Editor
Visual Effects Roland Tropp Special Effects Supervisor
Directing Anna Zenowicz Script Supervisor