(2)
(Log in to vote)
The Rum Diary (2012)
(DVD)

Call Number DVD/DRAMA/RUM


Available
(0 holds on 2 copies)
LocationCall NumberItem Status
MoviesDVD/DRAMA/RUMDue 08-07-15
MoviesDVD/DRAMA/RUMAvailable
Published: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2011
Description:  1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9786314575014,
Language:  English


Based on the novel by Hunter S. Thompson

DVD release of the 2011 motion picture

Special features: Inside The rum diary ; back-story

Johnny Depp, Giovanni Ribisi, Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Michael Rispoli, Richard Jenkins

Tired of the noise and madness of New York, journalist Paul Kemp moves to Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper. Adopting the rum-soaked life of the island, Kemp becomes obsessed with the fiancee of Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals. When he is recruited by Sanderson to write favorably about his latest unsavory scheme, Kemp is presented with the choice to use his words for the corrupt businessman's financial benefit, or use them to take him down

MPAA rating: R; for language, brief drug use and sexuality

DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround

In English, with optional subtitles in English or Spanish

Closed-captioned

Related Searches:
Journalists -- Drama -- Puerto Rico
Real estate developers -- Drama -- Corrupt practices -- Puerto Rico
San Juan (P.R.) -- Drama -- Social life and customs
Feature films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Comedy films
DVD
Added--201202 advd

Additional Credits:
Robinson, Bruce, 1946-
Rhulen, Anthony
Depp, Johnny
Ribisi, Giovanni, 1974-
Eckhart, Aaron
Heard, Amber, 1986-
Thompson, Hunter S.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)

Login to write a review of your own.

Login to add this item to your list.

Lists can be used to compile collections of items that you may be interested in checking out at a later date. You may also create public lists and share your favorites with other AHML customers.
No tags, currently.

Login to add tags.

To create a multiple word tag such as Science Fiction, enclose both words in quotes, like: "Science Fiction"

Critic Reviews

 
If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.

6.012 Patron-Generated Content

04/27/2011
The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
 
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
 
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
 
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
 
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
 
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
 
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
 
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
 
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
 
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
 
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
 
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy