The Resource Veronica Guerin, Touchstone Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films presents a Joel Schumacher film ; producer, Jerry Bruckheimer ; screenplay, Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue ; director, Joel Schumacher, (videorecording)

Veronica Guerin, Touchstone Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films presents a Joel Schumacher film ; producer, Jerry Bruckheimer ; screenplay, Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue ; director, Joel Schumacher, (videorecording)

Label
Veronica Guerin
Title
Veronica Guerin
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films presents a Joel Schumacher film ; producer, Jerry Bruckheimer ; screenplay, Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue ; director, Joel Schumacher
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Veronica Guerin was a relentless crime reporter for The Sunday Independent during the early '90s. Guerin's violent murder in 1996 led to a revision of Ireland's laws and the creation of the Criminal Assets Bureau. Picks up with her pursuit of the underground drug trade in Dublin, which she suspects is led by mobster Martin "The General" Cahill. When Cahill's gang is attacked, she suspects mobster Gerry "The Monk" Hutch is responsible. Not deterred by threats or gunshot wounds, she uses thug John Traynor as an informer to help out her investigation of psychotic mobster John Gilligan
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Brendan Galvin ; art director, Patrick Lumb ; editor, David Gamble ; original music, Harry Gregson-Williams ; costume designer, Joan Bergin ; production designer, Nathan Crowley ; visual effects supervisor, Steve Murgatroyd ; special effects supervisor, Kevin Byrne
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Closed-captioned
  • MPAA rating: R; for violence, language, and some drug content
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue, Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Cate Blanchett, Gerard McSorley, Ciarán Hinds, Brenda Fricker, Don Wycherley, Barry Barnes, Simon O'Driscoll, Emmet Bergin, Charlotte Bradley
Runtime
98
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Veronica Guerin, Touchstone Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films presents a Joel Schumacher film ; producer, Jerry Bruckheimer ; screenplay, Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue ; director, Joel Schumacher, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: powerful deleted scene; the real-life Veronica Guerin speaks at the committee to protect journalists; "Public mask, private fears" making-of featurette; "A conversation with Jerry Bruckheimer"; producers photo gallery; two audio commentaries
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54069519
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936226386
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32056
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o54069519
System details
DVD ; Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Veronica Guerin, Touchstone Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films presents a Joel Schumacher film ; producer, Jerry Bruckheimer ; screenplay, Carol Doyle and Mary Agnes Donoghue ; director, Joel Schumacher, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: powerful deleted scene; the real-life Veronica Guerin speaks at the committee to protect journalists; "Public mask, private fears" making-of featurette; "A conversation with Jerry Bruckheimer"; producers photo gallery; two audio commentaries
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54069519
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936226386
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
32056
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o54069519
System details
DVD ; Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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