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Robert Louis Stevenson's the game of death

Author: Jonathan Pryce; David Morrissey; Roger Corman; Robert Louis Stevenson; New Concorde (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : New Concorde, [2000]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Devastated by the loss of his beloved wife, Captain Henry Joyce joins a highly secretive club, a place where one can be ushered into eternity quietly, and without scandal. By night, the members play a deadly game of chance-- one card determines who will die, while another card determines who will carry out the killing. Membership in the club is an irrevocable contract with only one exit clause-- your death. However,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Pryce; David Morrissey; Roger Corman; Robert Louis Stevenson; New Concorde (Firm)
OCLC Number: 46437507
Notes: Title from container.
Videocassette release of the 2000 motion picture.
Credits: Casting by Louise Cross, Gabrielle Dawes and Susan McKenna ; music by Adrian Johnson ; edited by Bernadette Kelly ; director of photography, Chris Manley ; co-produced by John Brady, Rachel Samuels ; written by Lev L. Spiro ; based on a story by Robert Louis Stevenson.
Cast: Jonathan Pryce, David Morrissey, Catherine Siggins, Neil Stuke.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 91 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Game of death
Responsibility: a New Concorde production ; produced by Roger Corman ; directed by Rachel Samuels.

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Devastated by the loss of his beloved wife, Captain Henry Joyce joins a highly secretive club, a place where one can be ushered into eternity quietly, and without scandal. By night, the members play a deadly game of chance-- one card determines who will die, while another card determines who will carry out the killing. Membership in the club is an irrevocable contract with only one exit clause-- your death. However, Joyce begins to regret his decision after he meets the beautiful Sara Wolverton, the club's only female member.

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