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Stephen King's Desperation / Touchstone Television ; teleplay by Stephen King ; directed by Mick Garris.

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Available copies

  • 9 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 10 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria HORROR DES (Text) 37521530699992 AMPL Adult DVD Horror Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville DVD ADULT-F DESPERATION 1729 (Text) 34706001016783 DVD Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD DESPERATION (Text) 34304000909660 Adult - DVD Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch DVD.c DESPERATION (Text) 78294000265116 DVD Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD HORROR (Text) 30477100143662 Main Floor: DVD Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library DVD DES 8422 (Text) 78551000808422 DVD Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Bookmobile DVD HORROR STEP (Text) 39231031238971 Bookmobile Stacks--Audiovisual Collection In transit -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh DVD DESPERATION (HORROR) (Text) 39206019716008 Audiovisual - DVD Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City DVD SCIFI & HORROR (Text) 30403002281293 DVD - SciFi & Horror Available -
Vermillion Co PL - Newport R DVD STE DES (Text) 77831000023463 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 131 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Lions Gate Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Stephen King.
Special features: Audio commentary with director Mick Garris and actor Ron Perlman; On camera interview with legendary horror author Stephen King.
Restrictions on Access Note:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Christian Sebaldt ; music by Nicholas Pike.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tom Skerritt, Steven Weber, Annabeth Gish, Charles Durning, Henry Thomas with Ron Perlman.
Summary, etc.:
A corrupt sheriff arrests travelers that come across his path. They soon realize that all is not of this world when they see dead townspeople everywhere, and the sheriff changing into something inhuman.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R; for violence and gruesome images.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; widescreen presentation.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned; dialogue in English (5.1 Dolby Digital Audio ; 2.0 Dolby Digital Audio) with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Subject: Sheriffs > Nevada > Drama.
Human-alien encounters > Nevada > Drama.
Tourists > Nevada > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Horror films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Horror > Feature.
Thriller > Feature.
Horror films.
Suspense films.

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