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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2006.

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General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1977.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Paul Lohmann ; production designer, Peter Wooley ; special visual effects, Albert J. Whitlock ; editor, John C. Howard ; music, John Morris.
Participant or Performer Note: Mel Brooks, Madeline Kahn, Cloris Leachman, Harvey Korman, Ron Carey, Howard Morris, Dick Van Patten, Jack Riley.
Summary, etc.: In a parody of Hitchcock thrillers, Mel Brooks stars as Dr. Richard Thorndyke, a psychiatrist who is terrified of heights and is the newly appointed chief of the Institute for the Very Very Nervous.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note: DVD, Dolby digital stereo.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: For private home use only.
Language Note: In English, French, or Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Psychiatrists > Drama.
Acrophobia > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.) > Parodies, imitations, etc.
Parody films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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