The Ghost Writer (2010)


A writer stumbles upon a long-hidden secret when he agrees to help former British Prime Minister Adam Lang complete his memoirs on a remote island after the politician's assistant drowns in a mysterious accident. In director Roman Polanski's tense drama, the author realizes that his discovery threatens some very powerful people who will do anything to ensure that certain episodes from Lang's past remain buried.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 83% / Audience 70%

Rated PG-13,  1 hr 8 mins

Mystery • Thriller
Roman Polanski
Ewan McGregor  •  Pierce Brosnan  •  Jon Bernthal  •  Kim Cattrall

Movies with similar feelings

More from the same Director or Cast

Ewan McGregor The Ghost
Pierce Brosnan Adam Lang
Jon Bernthal Rick
Kim Cattrall Amelia
Tom Wilkinson Paul Emmett
Nyasha Hatendi Josh
Tim Preece Roy
Robert Seeliger CNN Newscaster #1
Michael S. Ruscheinsky The Island Reporter
Eben Young FBI Agent #1
Timothy Hutton Sidney Kroll
Anna Botting SKY TV newsreader