|aThe emperor's club|h[videorecording] /|cUniversal 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.
|aUniversal City, CA :|bUniversal ;|aTaipei :|bZhong Yi,|c, c2002.
|a1 videodisc (109 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the short story "The palace thief" by Ethan Canin.
|aSpecial features: the making of "The emporer'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.
|aDirector of photography, Lajos Koltai ; editor, Harvey Rosenstock ; original music, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Cynthia Flynt ; production designer, Patrizia von Brandenstein.
|aKevin Kline, Emile Hirsch, Steven Culp, Embeth Davidtz, Patrick Dempsey, Edward Herrmann, Harris Yulin, Paul Dano, Rahul Khanna.
|aWhen 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.