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As good as it gets/ TriStar Pictures presents a Gracie Films production ; 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.

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora VIDEO FIC A (Text) 50825010146255 Video Available -
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna A-VC ASG (Text) 35887000250075 Adult Video Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon VIDEO ASG (Text) 36825000325066 Video Available -

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  • ISBN: 0800124693
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (139 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
Reformatted to fit TV screen.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Hans Zimmer; co-producers, John D. Schofield, Richard Marks; executive producers, Laurence Mark, Richard Sakai, Laura Ziskin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Skeet Ulrich, Shirley Knight.
Summary, etc.:
New York City. Melvin Udall, a cranky, bigoted, obsessive-compulsive writer, finds his life turned upside down when neighboring gay artist Simon is hospitalized and his dog is entrusted to Melvin. In addition, Carol, the only waitress who will tolerate him, must leave work to care for her sick son, making it impossible for Melvin to eat breakfast.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG-13.
System Details Note:
VHS; Dolby surround.
Language Note:
Closed captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards: Best Actor, Best Actress, 1997.
Subject: Obsessive-compulsive disorder > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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