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An unremarkable ghost-writer has landed a lucrative contract to redact the memoirs of Adam Lang, the former UK Prime Minister. After dominating British politics for years, Lang is campaigning for his foundation with his wife in the USA. He lives on an island, in luxurious, isolated premises complete with a security detail and a secretarial staff. Soon, Adam Lang gets embroiled in a major scandal with international ramifications that reveals how far he was ready to go in order to nurture UK's "special relationship" with the USA. But before this controversy has started, before even he has closed the deal with the publisher, the ghost-writer gets unmistakable signs that the turgid draft he is tasked to put into shape inexplicably constitutes highly sensitive material.

Director: Roman Polanski
Writer: Robert Harris (screenplay), Roman Polanski (screenplay), Robert Harris (novel)
Production: Summit Entertainment
Year: 2010
MetaScore: 77/100
ImdbRating: 7.2
BoxOffice: $11,016,593
Released: 19 Mar 2010
Awards: 33 wins & 55 nominations.


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Cast

The Ghost - Ewan McGregor
Rick Ricardelli - Jon Bernthal
John Maddox - Jim Belushi
Sidney Kroll - Timothy Hutton
SKY TV Newsreader - Anna Botting
Stewardess - Yvonne Tomlinson
Taxi Driver - Milton Welsh
Protection Officer #1 - Alister Mazzotti
Barry - Tim Faraday
Amelia Bly - Kim Cattrall
Ruth Lang - Olivia Williams
Adam Lang - Pierce Brosnan
Protection Officer #2 - John Keogh
Protection Officer #3 - Hans-Peter Sussner
Protection Officer #4 - Stuart Austen
Hotel Receptionist - Morgane Polanski
Protection Officer #5 (as Andy Gütig) - Andy Güting
Protection Officer #6 - Robert Wallhöfer
Barman - Glenn Conroy
CNN Newscaster - Robert Seeliger
Stranger - David Rintoul
Journalist - Clayton Nemrow
Woman with Bullhorn - Julia Kratz
War Crime Prosecutor - Angelique Fernandez
CNN Newscaster - Anne Wittman
Richard Rycart - Robert Pugh
CNN Reporter - Michael S. Ruscheinsky
Old Man - Eli Wallach
US Secretary of State - Mo Asumang
Island Ferry Attendant - Sylke Ferber
Paul Emmett - Tom Wilkinson
Nancy Emmett - Desirée Erasmus
Mainland Ferry Attendant - Errol Shaker
C.I.A. Agent on the Ferry (as Errol Harewood) - Errol Trotman-Harewood
C.I.A. Agent on the Ferry - Talin Lopez
Motel Receptionist - Joel Kirby
Diner Waitress - Regine Hentschel
Frank - Jeff Burrell
Hatherton Stewart - Daniel Sutton
FBI Agent - Eben Young
FBI Agent - Jaymes Butler
Narrator - Nicky Baker
FBI Agent - Fred Aaron Blake
Hotel Maid Natalie - Nathalie Griffin
Island Airport Guard - Martin Hentschel
Self - Hockey Play-by-Play Announcer (archive sound) - Jim Hughson
Woman in Black - Iris Karina
Staring Into Window - Karl W. Lohninger
CNN Newscaster - James McNeill
Lady Journalist - Susanne Menner
The Female Flight Passenger - Cecilia Pillado
Kellner John - Julian F.M. Stoeckel