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The Resource Mermaids., an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin

Mermaids., an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin

Label
Mermaids.
Title
Mermaids.
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mrs. Flax is a free-spirited and unconventional woman. She's exasperating to her daughters, Charlotte, age 15, and Kate age 9. Mrs. Flax meets Lou Landsky who tries to turn the trio into a family
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Howard Atherton ; film editor, Jacqueline Cambas ; music, Jack Nitzsche
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (Dolby Stereo. Surround), French (Dolby Stereo. Surround) or Spanish (Mono.) with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
M475 2001
PerformerNote
Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling, Christina Ricci
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1938-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, June
  • Lloyd, Lauren
  • Nicita, Wally
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Cher
  • Benjamin, Richard
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Ryder, Winona
  • Schoeffling, Michael
  • Ricci, Christina
  • Atherton, Howard
  • Cambas, Jacqueline
  • Nitzsche, Jack
  • Dann, Patty
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Families
  • Madre e hija
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • Familia
Technique
live action
Label
Mermaids., an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1990 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Patty Dann
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1165135
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 50 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780792848622
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858481
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1001537
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1165135
  • (Sirsi) 1165135
  • (OCoLC)46567072
System details
DVD ; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mermaids., an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1990 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Patty Dann
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1165135
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (1 hr., 50 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780792848622
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858481
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1001537
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1165135
  • (Sirsi) 1165135
  • (OCoLC)46567072
System details
DVD ; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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