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As good as it gets / TriStar Pictures presents a Gracie Films production ; a James L. Brooks film ; story by Mark Andrus ; screenplay by Mark Andrus and James L. Brooks ; produced by Bridget Johnson and Kristi Zea ; produced and directed by James L. Brooks.

DVD DVD (c1998.)
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c1998.
8 of 9 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 9 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9780767811101
  • ISBN: 0767811100
General Note: Academy Award, 1998: Best actor (Nicholson); Best actress.
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Widescreen and full screen formats ; scene selections ; commentary track.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, John Bailey ; production design, Bill Brzesski ; editor, Richard Marks ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Participant or Performer: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Skeet Ulrich, Shirley Knight.
Summary: Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details:
DVD format ; Dolby digital.
Language:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Awards:
Academy Award, 1998: Best actor (Nicholson); Best actress.
Authors: Brooks, James L. (Director, Production personnel, Screenwriter). Andrus, Mark. (Screenwriter). Nicholson, Jack. (Actor). Hunt, Helen, 1963- (Actor). Kinnear, Greg, 1963- (Actor). Gooding, Cuba, Jr., 1968- (Actor). Ulrich, Skeet. (Actor). Knight, Shirley, 1937- (Actor). Tri-Star Pictures. (Added Author). Gracie Films. (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) (Added Author).
Citation: Brooks, James L. "As good as it gets." Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1998.
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