A therapist and best-selling author must confront her own demons when she meets a man who has gambling debts and she feels compelled to help him.
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2007.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; adult situations, language, violence.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
"Under exclusive license from MGM Home Entertainment LLC"--Disc label.
Series numbering from container spine.
Recorded in Dolby digital mono.
"1.78:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs"--Container.
Booklet inserted in container.
Special features: audio commentary by director David Mamet and consultant and actor Ricky Jay, new video interviews with actors Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna, David Mamet on House of games: a short documentary, storyboard detail, theatrical trailer, essay by critic Kent Jones, and excerpt from Mamet's introduction to the published screenplay.
Director of photography, Juan Ruiz Anchía ; editing, Trudy Ship ; music, Alaric Jans ; DVD producer, Abbey Lustgarten.
Lindsay Crouse, Joe Mantegna, Mike Nussbaum, Lilia Skala, J.T. Walsh.
DVD, region 1, NTSC.
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Series:The Criterion collection
The Criterion collection ; 399
Subjects:Gamblers -- Drama.
Gambling -- Drama.
Swindlers and swindling -- Drama.
Women psychiatrists -- Drama.
Other Authors:Criterion Collection (Firm)
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Walsh, J. T.