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Title:
A thief of time
Edition:
Widescreen format.
Publication Information:
[Alexandria, Va.] : PBS ; [Boston, Mass.]. : Distributed by PBS Distribution, ©2004, [2009].
ISBN:
9781415711262
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital.
Series:
American mystery! special.
Language:
English
Language Note:
In English.

Closed-captioned.
Added Title:
At head of title: American mystery! special.
General Note:
Based on the novel: A thief of time / by Tony Hillerman.

Originally produced as a made-for-TV movie in 2004, for the anthology television program Mystery!

Special features: optional audio commentary by Eyre, McNeil & director of photography Roy H. Wagner; "Thieves of time", featurette with Tony Hillerman, tracing the history of our fascination with Indian burial grounds.
Abstract:
Lt. Joe Leaphorn & Jim Chee, two officers of the Navajo Tribal Police, investigate the disappearance of an anthropologist suspected of selling ancient Indian artifacts on the black market.
Local Note:
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Added Uniform Title:
Mystery! (Television program)
Added Title:
Thieves of time.
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This adaptation of Tony Hillerman's A Thief of Time keeps that book's original storyline. The protagonists Joe Leaphorn (Wes Studi) and Jim Chee (Adam Beach) are a pair of Navajo police officers whose beat is their reservation. They must investigate why some important historical artifacts have gone missing. This film was directed by Chris Eyre and produced by Robert Redford. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi