The Resource High-Rise

High-Rise

Label
High-Rise
Title
High-Rise
Creator
Subject
Summary
Coming in March 2016 from acclaimed director Ben Wheatley, a major motion picture adaptation of J. G. Ballard's compelling and unnerving tale of what happens when life in a luxury apartment building descends into chaos, starring Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller, Luke Evans and Elisabeth Moss. 'Later, as he sat on his balcony eating the dog, Dr Robert Laing reflected on the unusual events that had taken place within this huge apartment building during the previous three months.' Within the walls of a high-tech forty-storey high-rise, the residents are hell-bent on an orgy of sex and destruction, answering to primal urges that their utopian surroundings can't satisfy. The high-rise is a would-be paradise turned dystopia, ruled by intimidation and violence, and, as the residents organize themselves for war, floor against floor, no one wants it to stop ..
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
  • Ballard, J. G
  • Beauman, Ned
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Literature
Label
High-Rise
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:997fc10f-4bac-4de0-b237-bb0ded472b71
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780007382910
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
High-Rise
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:997fc10f-4bac-4de0-b237-bb0ded472b71
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780007382910
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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