The constant gardener
(DVD) 

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Universal City, Calif. : Focus Features : Distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2006.
Format
DVD
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (ca. 129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. 
Status
Southside - Media
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Language
English
UPC
025192629228

Notes

General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Based on the novel by John Le Carré.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
General Note
Special features: Deleted scenes; extended scene: "Haruma--play in Kibera"; "Embracing Africa:" filming in Kenya; John Le Carre: from page to the screen; "Anatomy of a global thriller:" behind the scenes of 'The constant gardener."
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, César Charlone ; editor, Claire Simpson ; music, Alberto Iglesias ; costume designer, Odile Dicks-Mireaux ; production designer, Mark Tildesley.
Participants/Performers
Ralph Fiennes, Rachel Weisz, Danny Huston, Bill Nighy, Pete Postlethwaite, Richard McCabe, Donald Sumpter, Juliet Aubrey, Hubert Koundé, Archie Panjabi, Gerald McSorley, Sidede Onyulo, Anneke Kim Sarnau, Daniele Harford, Packson Ngugi, Damaris Itenyo Agweyu, Bernard Otieno Oduor.
Description
In a remote area of Northern Kenya, activist Tessa Quayle is found brutally murdered. Tessa's companion, a doctor, appears to have fled the scene, and all the evidence points to a crime of passion. Members of the British High Commission in Nairobi assume that Tessa's widower, their mild-mannered and unambitious colleague Justin Quayle, will leave the matter to them. Haunted by remorse and jarred by rumors of his late wife's infidelities, Quayle surprises everyone by embarking on a personal odyssey that will take him across three continents. Using his privileged access to diplomatic secrets, Justin risks his own life and will stop at nothing to expose the truth -- a conspiracy more far-reaching and deadly than Quayle could ever have imagined.
System Details
DVD format, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, dual layer, single sided.
Language
In English, with optional soundtrack in French and optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Meirelles, F., Channing-Williams, S., Caine, J., Fiennes, R., Weisz, R., Postlethwaite, P., Kounde, H., Huston, D., Harford, D., Nighy, B., Charlone, C., Iglesias, A., & Le Carré, J. (2006). The constant gardener (Widescreen ed.). Focus Features : Distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Fernando. Meirelles et al.. 2006. The Constant Gardener. Universal City, Calif.: Focus Features : Distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Fernando. Meirelles et al.. The Constant Gardener Universal City, Calif.: Focus Features : Distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2006.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Meirelles, Fernando., et al. The Constant Gardener Widescreen ed., Focus Features : Distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2006.

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