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Wag the dog / New Line Cinema presents a Tribeca/Baltimore Pictures/Punch production ; produced by Jane Rosenthal, Robert De Niro, Barry Levinson ; screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet ; directed by Barry Levinson.

Henkin, Hilary. (Added Author). Mamet, David. (Added Author). Levinson, Barry (Added Author). Hoffman, Dustin, 1937- (Added Author). De Niro, Robert. (Added Author). Heche, Anne. (Added Author). Nelson, Willie, 1933- (Added Author). Beinhart, Larry. American hero. (Added Author). New Line Cinema Corporation. (Added Author). New Line Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Director of photography, Robert Richardson; editor, Stu Linder; music, Mark Knopler. (Cast).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Thorntown PL - Thorntown VHS FIC WAG (Text) 30034000435761 Adult Fiction VHS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780621956 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (96 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Calif. : New Line Home Video, 1998.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the book: American hero / by Larry Beinhart.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Formatted to fit TV screen.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Robert Richardson; editor, Stu Linder; music, Mark Knopler.
Participant or Performer Note: Dustin Hoffman, Robert De Niro, Anne Heche, Willie Nelson.
Summary, etc.: When the President is caught in a sex scandal less than 2 weeks before the election, "Mr. Fix-it" decides they need a war to distract the public's attention and he calls on Hollywood's top producer to create it.
Target Audience Note: Rated R.
System Details Note: VHS; hi-fi, Dolby surround stereo.
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Political satire > Drama.
Presidents > United States > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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