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Animal house / a comedy from Universal Pictures, The Matty Simmons-Ivan Reitman production ; produced by Matty Simmons and Ivan Reitman ; written by Harold Ramis, Douglas Kenney & Chris Miller ; directed by John Landis.

Simmons, Matty (Added Author). Reitman, Ivan. (Added Author). Ramis, Harold. (Added Author). Kenney, Douglas C. (Added Author). Miller, Chris, 1942- (Added Author). Landis, John, 1950- (Added Author). Belushi, John. (Added Author). Matheson, Tim, 1947- (Added Author). Vernon, John, 1932-2005 (Added Author). Bloom, Verna, 1939- (Added Author). Hulce, Tom, 1953- (Added Author). Danova, Cesare, 1926-1992 (Added Author). Sutherland, Donald, 1935- (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Music, Elmer Bernstein. (Cast).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 30th anniversary ed., widescreen version.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note: At head of container title: National Lampoon's.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1978.
Special features: Scene it?: relive favorite moments from your favorite fraternity through real movie clips, trivia questions, and an array of on-screen puzzlers with these two games; "Where are they now?: a Delta alumni update:" a mockumentary featuring the original cast; "The yearbook: an Animal house reunion:" an original documentary featuring interviews with director John Landis, producers Ivan Reitman & Matty Simmons, cast members Tim Matheson, Karen Allen, Stephen Furst, Peter Riegart, John Vernon & Kevin Bacon, composer Elmer Bernstein, writers Chris Miller & Harold Ramis plus behind-the-scenes footage and clips with John Belushi.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music, Elmer Bernstein.
Participant or Performer Note: John Belushi, Tim Matheson, John Vernon, Verna Bloom, Thomas Hulce, Cesare Danova, Donald Sutherland.
Summary, etc.: In 1962, Larry Kroger and Kent Dorfman are freshman in college. They want to join a fraternity. After visiting several, including the snobby Omega house, they come to a Delta house pledge party. Here they meet the handsome, but compulsive womanizer Otter, his best friend Boone, Boone's girlfriend Katy, the daring thrill-seeker D-Day, the ever responsible Hoover, and slacker Bluto. They are accepted into the fraternity and join in on the wild toga parties, road trips, and pratical jokes. But Dean Wormer is determined to have Delta kicked off campus and its members expelled. He enlists the help of Omega house and its leaders Doug Neidermyer and Greg Marmalard and new pledge Chip Diller. Delta is not willing to go away quietly.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note: DVD11-102/103, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., NTSC.
Language Note: (Disc 1) English (Dolby 5.1, Dolby 2.0), dubbed French (Dolby 2.0) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 2.0) dialogue, with optional French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH). (Disc 2) English (Dolby 2.0) dialogue, with optional French or Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Subject: Greek letter societies > United States > Drama.
College freshmen > United States > Drama.
Men > Sexual behavior > United States > Drama.
Deans (Education) > United States > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > United States > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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