The emperor's club [videorecording] / Universal Pictures and Beacon Pictures present a Sidney Kimmel Entertainment, Longfellow Pictures and Live Planet production, a Michael Hoffman film ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman
DVDs | Universal | c2003 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD E DRAMA)
Universal City, Calif. : Universal, c2003.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital surround.
Includes English, Spanish, and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in Spanish or French.
Kevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Steven Culp, Embeth Davidtz, Patrick Dempsy, Edward Herrmann, Harris Yulin, Paul Dano, Rahul Khanna.
Director of photography, Lajos Koltai ; editor, Harvey Rosenstock ; producers, Marc Abraham, Andy Karsch ; writer, Neil Tolkin ; director, Michael Hoffman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the short story "The palace thief" by Ethan Canin.
MPAA rating: PG13; for some sexual content.
When a new student starts in Professor Hundert's class, little does the professor know that this student will change his life forever. They start out butting heads and end up forming a friendship that will shake the controlled world of the professor. The lessons learned will last a lifetime.
Special features: the making of "The emperor's club" ; a look behind-the-scenes featuring director Michael Hoffman and cast ; in-depth feature commentar with Michael Hoffman ; deleted scenes with commentary from director Michael Hoffman ; DVD-ROM features.