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Dickie Roberts : former child star / Paramount Pictures presents a Happy Madison production, a Sam Weisman film ; produced by Adam Sandler & Jack Giarraputo ; written by Fred Wolf & David Spade ; directed by Sam Weisman.

Sandler, Adam. (Added Author). Giarraputo, Jack. (Added Author). Wolf, Fred. (Added Author). Spade, David. (Added Author). Weisman, Sam. (Added Author). McCormack, Mary, 1969- (Added Author). Lovitz, Jon. (Added Author). Bierko, Craig. (Added Author). Milano, Alyssa. (Added Author). Roberts, Doris, 1925-2016 (Added Author). Terra, Scott, 1987- (Added Author). Boyd, Jenna, 1993- (Added Author). Reiner, Rob. (Added Author). Ackerman, Tom. (Added Author). Bondelli, Roger. (Added Author). Beck, Christophe. (Added Author). Wachtel, Waddy. (Added Author). Jensen, Lisa. (Added Author). Lipton, Dina. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). Happy Madison (Firm) (Added Author). David Spade, Mary McCormack, Jon Lovitz, Craig Bierko, Alyssa Milano, Doris Roberts, Scott Terra, Jenna Boyd, Rob Reiner. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria COMEDY DIC (Text) 37521530655127 AMPL Adult DVD Comedy Available -
Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD DICKIE (Text) 79361000037676 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Noble Co PL - East (Avilla) DVD DIC (PG-13) (Text) 38131002919800 NCPLE-DVD Available -
Noble Co PL - West (Cromwell) DVD DIC (PG-13) (Text) 38131002785151 NCPLW-DVD Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD Dickie (Text) 31208911784660 audiovisual Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown DVD FIC DIC (Text) 30034000714751 Adult DVD Collection Available -
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Westfield Washington PL - Westfield DVD Dickie (Text) 78292000209886 Comedy DVD Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792190714
  • ISBN: 9780792190714
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's ed., full screen.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2004]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features include: Commentary by director Sam Weisman; Commentary by writer/actor David Spade and writer Fred Wolf; True Hollywood story; Pencil Dickie: writing the story; Reel comedy : Dickie Roberts; "Child stars on your television" : extended music video; Deleted scenes; Theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Thomas Ackerman ; edited by Roger Bondelli ; music by Christophe Beck and Waddy Wachtel ; costume designer, Lisa Jensen ; production designer, Dina Lipton.
Participant or Performer Note:
David Spade, Mary McCormack, Jon Lovitz, Craig Bierko, Alyssa Milano, Doris Roberts, Scott Terra, Jenna Boyd, Rob Reiner.
Summary, etc.:
Dickie Roberts is a former child actor who appeared on a hit television show. Now in his thirties, he can only find work as a parking valet and spends his free time with other former child stars. Wanting to make a comeback, he manages to get an audition with director Rob Reiner. When the role requires him to be normal, he decides to hire a normal family for $20,000 in order to "research" the childhood he missed out on.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for crude and sex-related humor, language, and drug references.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
Language tracks in English (Dolby 5.1 surround, Dolby surround) or dubbed French (Dolby surround), with optional English subtites.
Subject: Child actors > Drama.
Children > Research > Drama.
Auditions > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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