Tower of the firstborn
Tower of the firstborn

Publication Information
Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2007]

Physical Description
1 videodisc (ca. 190 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format.
Title from container.
Based on the novel "La torre della solitudine" by Valerio M. Manfredi.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
Special features: Trailer gallery.

When famous archaeologist John Shannon goes missing deep in the African Sahara, his daughter Diane, working in the secret archives of the Vatican, desperately searches for the answers she needs to find him again. Partnering with Dr. Neal Hogan, Diane begins her search for the Tower of the Firstborn, said to house one of Christianity's greatest unsolved mysteries, and hopefully the key to her father's whereabouts. But Diane and Neal are not the only people searching for the Tower and the desert is filled with many who are determined to destroy anyone who gets too close ...

Reading Level
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence.

Women archivists -- Vatican City -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Archaeologists -- Sahara -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Missing persons -- Sahara -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Mysteries, Religious -- Sahara -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Action and adventure films.
Made-for-TV movies -- Video recordings.
Television mini-series -- Video recordings.
Television adaptations -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
DVD videodiscs.

Geographic Term
Sahara -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Vatican City -- Drama -- Video recordings.

Added Author
Fitzgerald, Brendan.
Bauer Rai, Jonas.
Andreatta, Eleonora.
Nardella, Francesco.
Giulioli, Enzo.
Gallo, Marco.
Gallo, Mario, 1923-1984.
Montefiori, Luigi, 1942-
Negrin, Alberto.
Princi, Mark.
Cross, Ben.
Weller, Peter, 1947-
Skye, Ione.
Bonini, Marco.
Lankester, Guy.
Donnadieu, Bernard-Pierre.
Mondello, Romina.
Ferch, Heino, 1963-
Volkert, Max.
Herforth, Martens Ralf.
Lualdi, Antonella.
Ferzetti, Gabriele, 1925-
Manfredi, Valerio Massimo 1943-

Added Corporate Author
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Beta Films (Firm)
TaurusFilm GmbH.
Lions Gate Films.

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Santa Clara BranchDigital Video DiscDigital Video Disc(DVD) Tower (1998)Checked In