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The Resource The departed, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Vertigo Entertainment ; Initial Entertainment Group ; Plan B Entertainment ; Media Asia Films ; produced by Brad Grey, Graham King, Brad Pitt, Martin Scorsese ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD)

The departed, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Vertigo Entertainment ; Initial Entertainment Group ; Plan B Entertainment ; Media Asia Films ; produced by Brad Grey, Graham King, Brad Pitt, Martin Scorsese ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD)

Label
The departed
Title
The departed
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; Vertigo Entertainment ; Initial Entertainment Group ; Plan B Entertainment ; Media Asia Films ; produced by Brad Grey, Graham King, Brad Pitt, Martin Scorsese ; 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. Colin Sullivan is a hardened young criminal who has infiltrated the police department as an informer for the syndicate
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
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong brutal violence, pervasive language, some strong sexual content and drug material
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
D4737843 2007
PerformerNote
Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga, Anthony Anderson, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Corrigan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1963-
  • 1971-
  • 1957-
  • 1970-
  • 1958-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grey, Brad
  • King, Graham
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Monahan, William
  • DiCaprio, Leonardo
  • Damon, Matt
  • Nicholson, Jack
  • Wahlberg, Mark
  • Sheen, Martin
  • Winstone, Ray
  • Farmiga, Vera
  • Anderson, Anthony
  • Baldwin, Alec
  • Corrigan, Kevin
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Vertigo Entertainment (Firm)
  • Initial Entertainment Group
  • Plan B Entertainment (Firm)
  • Media Asia Group (Hong Kong)
Runtime
152
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Organized crime investigation
  • Police
  • Undercover operations
  • Criminal behavior
  • Infiltration (Military science)
  • South Boston (Boston, Mass.)
  • Crimen organizado
  • Delitos
  • Organized crime
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The departed, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Vertigo Entertainment ; Initial Entertainment Group ; Plan B Entertainment ; Media Asia Films ; produced by Brad Grey, Graham King, Brad Pitt, Martin Scorsese ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the 2002 screenplay "Wu jian dao" by Alan Mak and Felix Chong
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a353483
  • ocm76891052
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Isbn
9781419818134
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569736740
  • 085391117315
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 73674
  • 11173190
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76891052
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The departed, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Vertigo Entertainment ; Initial Entertainment Group ; Plan B Entertainment ; Media Asia Films ; produced by Brad Grey, Graham King, Brad Pitt, Martin Scorsese ; screenplay by William Monahan ; directed by Martin Scorsese, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Based on the 2002 screenplay "Wu jian dao" by Alan Mak and Felix Chong
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a353483
  • ocm76891052
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (152 min.)
Isbn
9781419818134
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 012569736740
  • 085391117315
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 73674
  • 11173190
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76891052
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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