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Title The pledge
Published 2009


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  791.4372 Pen/Ple  2009/05/01  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary A veteran police detective, on the day of his retirement, handles the case of a seven-year-old girl who has been brutally murdered. When a mentally retarded man confesses to the murder and then kills himself, the detectives consider the case closed, but was he actually the murderer? Before long evidence is uncovered that suggests the girl was just one in a series of brutal killings involving young girls and a mysterious man
Notes Off-air recording of Movie Extra Channel broadcast May1, 2009. Copied under Part VA of the Copyright Act
Based on the book "The pledge" by Friedrich Durrenmatt
Rated: MA.
Credits Director: Sean Penn ; Screenplay writers: Jerzy Kromolowski, Mary Olson-Kromolowski
Cast Jack Nicholson, Patricia Clarkson, Benicio Del Toro, Aaron Eckhart, Helen Mirren, Robin Wright Penn, Vanessa Redgrave, Sam Shepard, Harry Dean Stanton
Notes Originally released as a motion picture United States : Morgan Creek Productions/Franchise Pictures/Clyde is Hungry Films/Pledge Productions/Warner Bros. Pictures, c2001
Subject Detective and mystery plays
Feature films
Author Penn, Sean, 1960-
Kromolowski, Jerzy
Olson-Kromolowski, Mary
Nicholson, Jack
Clarkson, Patricia
Toro, Benicio del, 1967-
Eckhart, Aaron
Mirren, Helen
Wright, Robin, 1966-
Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937-
Shepard, Sam, 1943-2017
Stanton, Harry Dean, 1926-
Dürrenmatt, Friedrich. Versprechen. English
Movie Extra