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As good as it gets / TriStar Pictures presents a Gracie Films production ; a James L. Brooks film ; 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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  • 35 of 41 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 41 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID AS DVD (Text) 34207002047588 DVDs-Adult Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DRAMA AS (Text) 37521530671090 AMPL Adult DVD Drama Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main DVD AS (Text) 36803000886494 DVD Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD AS (Text) 79361000021419 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) 33118000142818 Adult: DVD Checked out 01/25/2019
Colfax-Perry Twp PL DVD FIC AS (Text) 74121000088992 DVD Fiction 1st Floor Available -
Dunkirk PL - Dunkirk DVD C ASG (Text) 76381000077720 DVD Available -
Eckhart PL - Main DVD As Good Gets (Text) 840191002249466 Movies - Main Floor Temporarily Unavailable -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) DVD PG-13 AS (Text) 33187002109904 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD PG-13 AS (Text) 33187003611577 Digital Video Disc Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0767811100
  • ISBN: 9780767811101
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (139 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
Side A: Widescreen format ; scene selections ; commentary track.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Hans Zimmer ; edited by Richard Marks ; director of photography John Bailey.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Skeet Ulrich, Shirley Knight.
Summary, etc.:
Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD; Side A: widescreen version, Side B: full screen version.
Language Note:
Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, Spanish and French.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Academy Award for Best Actor and Actress, 1997.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Obsessive-compulsive disorder > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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