The Resource House of games, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; a Filmhaus production ; produced by Michael Hausman ; story by Jonathan Katz & David Mamet ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by David Mamet

House of games, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; a Filmhaus production ; produced by Michael Hausman ; story by Jonathan Katz & David Mamet ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by David Mamet

Label
House of games
Title
House of games
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; a Filmhaus production ; produced by Michael Hausman ; story by Jonathan Katz & David Mamet ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by David Mamet
Title variation
David Mamet's House of games
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A therapist and best-selling author must confront her own demons when she meets a man who has gambling debts and she feels compelled to help him
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Juan Ruiz Anchía ; editing, Trudy Ship ; music, Alaric Jans ; DVD producer, Abbey Lustgarten
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; adult situations, language, violence
Language note
English audio; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
H6874 2007
PerformerNote
Lindsay Crouse, Joe Mantegna, Mike Nussbaum, Lilia Skala, J.T. Walsh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hausman, Michael
  • Katz, Jonathan
  • Mamet, David
  • Crouse, Lindsay
  • Mantegna, Joe
  • Nussbaum, Mike
  • Skala, Lilia
  • Walsh, J. T
  • Ruiz-Anchía, Juan
  • Jans, Alaric
  • Jay, Ricky
  • Jones, Kent
  • Orion Pictures
  • Filmhaus (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
102
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
399
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women psychiatrists
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Gamblers
  • Gambling
  • Gamblers
  • Gambling
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Women psychiatrists
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
House of games, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; a Filmhaus production ; produced by Michael Hausman ; story by Jonathan Katz & David Mamet ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by David Mamet
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Includes director-approved special edition features
  • "Under exclusive license from MGM Home Entertainment LLC"--Disc label
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • "1.78:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs"--Container
  • Booklet inserted in container
  • Accompanying material may vary
  • Special features: audio commentary by director David Mamet and consultant and actor Ricky Jay, new video interviews with actors Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna, David Mamet on House of games: a short documentary, storyboard detail, theatrical trailer, essay by critic Kent Jones, and excerpt from Mamet's introduction to the published screenplay
Accompanying material
1 booklet (28 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version -- Audio commentary by director David Mamet and consultant and actor Ricky Jay -- New video interviews with actors Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna -- "David Mamet on 'House of games, '" a short documentary shot on location during the film's preparation and production -- Storyboard detail -- Theatrical trailer -- An essay be critic Kent Jones and excerpts from Mamet's introduction to the published screenplay -- Language: English Dolby digital mono -- Subtitles: English SDH
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781934121719
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515025027
  • 715515025027
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1708D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10175691
System control number
  • (OCoLC)133653031
  • 1248001
  • (OCoLC)ocn133653031
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
House of games, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; an Orion Pictures release ; a Filmhaus production ; produced by Michael Hausman ; story by Jonathan Katz & David Mamet ; screenplay by David Mamet ; directed by David Mamet
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
  • Includes director-approved special edition features
  • "Under exclusive license from MGM Home Entertainment LLC"--Disc label
  • Series numbering from container spine
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • "1.78:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs"--Container
  • Booklet inserted in container
  • Accompanying material may vary
  • Special features: audio commentary by director David Mamet and consultant and actor Ricky Jay, new video interviews with actors Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna, David Mamet on House of games: a short documentary, storyboard detail, theatrical trailer, essay by critic Kent Jones, and excerpt from Mamet's introduction to the published screenplay
Accompanying material
1 booklet (28 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Widescreen version -- Audio commentary by director David Mamet and consultant and actor Ricky Jay -- New video interviews with actors Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna -- "David Mamet on 'House of games, '" a short documentary shot on location during the film's preparation and production -- Storyboard detail -- Theatrical trailer -- An essay be critic Kent Jones and excerpts from Mamet's introduction to the published screenplay -- Language: English Dolby digital mono -- Subtitles: English SDH
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781934121719
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515025027
  • 715515025027
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1708D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
10175691
System control number
  • (OCoLC)133653031
  • 1248001
  • (OCoLC)ocn133653031
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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