The Resource Dummy, Quadrant Entertainment presents a film by Greg Pritikin ; produced by Richard Temtchine & Bob Fagan ; written and directed by Greg Pritikin, (videorecording)

Dummy, Quadrant Entertainment presents a film by Greg Pritikin ; produced by Richard Temtchine & Bob Fagan ; written and directed by Greg Pritikin, (videorecording)

Label
Dummy
Title
Dummy
Statement of responsibility
Quadrant Entertainment presents a film by Greg Pritikin ; produced by Richard Temtchine & Bob Fagan ; written and directed by Greg Pritikin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Steven is a recently unemployed lovable loser who has difficulty expressing himself. Steven's best friend is Fanny, an aspiring singer, who, along with Steven, is just looking for her niche. Eventually Fanny takes a shine to Yiddish music and Steven finds he has a knack for ventriloquism. Through his newfound talent, Steven discovers that he is able to overcome his social problems through his dummy and decides to try impressing and winning the heart of Lorena. Supported by an old friend and new love, Steven learns it's never too late to believe in yourself if somone believes in you
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Horacio Marquinez ; editors, Bill Henry, Michael Palmerio ; music score, Paul Wallfish ; costume designer, Marie Abma ; production designer, Charlotte Bourke
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Adrien Brody, Milla Jovovich, Illeana Douglas, Vera Farmiga, Jessica Walter, Ron Leibman, Jared Harris
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1944-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Temtchine, Richard
  • Fagan, Bob
  • Pritikin, Greg
  • Brody, Adrien
  • Jovovich, Milla
  • Douglas, Illeana
  • Farmiga, Vera
  • Walter, Jessica
  • Leibman, Ron
  • Harris, Jared
  • Marquinez, Horacio
  • Henry, Bill
  • Palmerio, Michael
  • Wallfish, Paul
  • Abma, Marie
  • Bourke, Charlotte
  • Quadrant Entertainment (Firm)
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ventriloquists
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Friendship
  • Feature films
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Dummy, Quadrant Entertainment presents a film by Greg Pritikin ; produced by Richard Temtchine & Bob Fagan ; written and directed by Greg Pritikin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (1.85:1 enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround; 2.0 Dolby digital stereo; digitally mastered; Region 1 encoding
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: special 'Dummy' commentary; featurette on "How to become a ventriloquist"; 'Dummy' trivia game; trailer gallery; deleted/altered scenes; ventroloquism, a history of dummies; ventriloquist lessions
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53927659
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236149514
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14951
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-8169
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Dummy, Quadrant Entertainment presents a film by Greg Pritikin ; produced by Richard Temtchine & Bob Fagan ; written and directed by Greg Pritikin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (1.85:1 enhanced for 16:9 TVs) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround; 2.0 Dolby digital stereo; digitally mastered; Region 1 encoding
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: special 'Dummy' commentary; featurette on "How to become a ventriloquist"; 'Dummy' trivia game; trailer gallery; deleted/altered scenes; ventroloquism, a history of dummies; ventriloquist lessions
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm53927659
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236149514
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
14951
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADM-8169
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Old Quarry Branch Borrow it
      7051 Village Center Dr., Austin, TX, 78731, US
      30.3529975 -97.7551561
Processing Feedback ...