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The main event / First Artists ; a Jon Peters production ; a Barwood film ; written by Gail Parent and Andrew Smith ; produced by Jon Peters, Barbra Streisand ; directed by Howard Zieff.

O'Neal, Ryan. (Actor). Streisand, Barbra. (Actor, Producer). Sand, Paul, 1935- (Actor). Parent, Gail. (Screenwriter). Smith, Andrew (Novelist) (Screenwriter). Peters, Jon. (Producer). Zieff, Howard. (Director). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Barwood Films, Ltd. (Added Author). Warner Bros. (Added Author). First Artists (Firm) (Added Author). Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Paul Sand. (Cast).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD MAIN (COMEDY) (Text) 39206021199193 New Audiovisual Materials Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0790768127
  • ISBN: 9780790768120
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from credits.
Special features include: Commentary by Barbra Streisand (scene specific); making-of documentary "Getting in shape for 'The Main Event'"; stills gallery; interactive menus; theatrical trailer; scene access; languages: English & French; subtitles: English, French, Spanish.
Videodisc release of the 1979 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Executive producers, Howard Rosenman and Renee Missel ; director of photography, Mario Tosi ; edited by Edward Warschilka.
Participant or Performer Note:
Barbra Streisand, Ryan O'Neal, Paul Sand.
Summary, etc.:
Barbra Streisand and Ryan O'Neal fight it out in this romantic comedy of a retired prize-fighter and his new manager, a perfume manufacter, whose last asset is O'Neal's long-shot chance in the ring.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen; Dolby digital mono.
Language Note:
In English and French. Includes English, Spanish, and French subtitles, closed-captioned.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Boxing > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: DVD-video discs.
Comedy films.
Sports films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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