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The Resource Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film, (videorecording)

Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film, (videorecording)

Label
Desperately seeking Susan
Title
Desperately seeking Susan
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
A bored New Jersey housewife who fantasizes about the ads in the personal section of the newspaper want ads shows up at a rendezvous between two lovers. She gets bumped on the head, which leads to a case of amnesia and opens the door to intrigue and love
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, Leora Barish ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; director, Susan Seidelman ; music by Thomas Newman ; production designer, Santo Loquasto ; director of photography, Ed Lachman ; executive producer, Michael Peyser
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
French and Spanish language subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Rosanna Arquette, Aidan Quinn, Madonna, Robert Joy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1958-
  • 1951-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arquette, Rosanna
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Madonna
  • Joy, Robert
  • Seidelman, Susan
  • Pillsbury, Sarah
  • Sanford, Midge
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housewives
  • Personals
  • Amnesia
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (enhanced for widescreen TVs) and standard versions presented on a double-sided disc; Dolby digital mono; Region 1 encoding
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Orion Pictures
  • Special features include: original theatrical trailer; original and alternate endings; audio commentary by the producers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Side A: widescreen version -- Side B: standard version
Control code
ocm44713583
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792845775
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616850799
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000757
  • 4000962
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-8023
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (enhanced for widescreen TVs) and standard versions presented on a double-sided disc; Dolby digital mono; Region 1 encoding
  • Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Orion Pictures
  • Special features include: original theatrical trailer; original and alternate endings; audio commentary by the producers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Side A: widescreen version -- Side B: standard version
Control code
ocm44713583
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792845775
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616850799
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1000757
  • 4000962
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADR-8023
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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