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The Ghost Writer

Ewan McGregor and Pierce Brosnan star in this thriller that was co-written and directed by Roman Polanski. The film is based on Robert Harris' novel The Ghost. The protagonist is a ghostwriter (McGregor) hired to do a rewrite of the memoirs of Adam Lang (Brosnan), a former British prime minister. Lang, holed up in Massachusetts, is accused of crimes against humanity, and the ghostwriter's predecessor mysteriously drowned. With Lang are his wife (Olivia Williams) and an aide (Kim Cattrall) who may be his lover. Supporting actors include Tom Wilkinson and Eli Wallach.

Year: 2010
Genre: Thrillers & Suspense, Film Festivals 2010
Country: France, Germany, UK
Director: Roman Polanski
Starring: David Rintoul, Eli Wallach, Ewan McGregor, Kim Cattrall, Olivia Williams, Pierce Brosnan, Timothy Hutton, Tom Wilkinson, Robert Pugh, Jon Bernthal
Duration: 123 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains violence, offensive language and content that may disturb
7.2/10
Location in store: Thriller

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