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The Resource Better off dead, CBS Productions ; A&M Films ; produced by Michael Jaffe ; written and directed by Savage Steve Holland, (videorecording)

Better off dead, CBS Productions ; A&M Films ; produced by Michael Jaffe ; written and directed by Savage Steve Holland, (videorecording)

Label
Better off dead
Title
Better off dead
Statement of responsibility
CBS Productions ; A&M Films ; produced by Michael Jaffe ; written and directed by Savage Steve Holland
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film editor
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"After his girlfriend ditches him for a boorish ski jock, Lane decides that suicide is the only answer. However, his increasingly inept attempts bring him more agony and embarrassment"--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
JVJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Isidore Mankofsky ; editor, Alan Balsam ; music, Rupert Hine
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
John Cusack, David Ogden Stiers, Diane Franklin, Kim Darby
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1947-
  • 1950-1992.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jaffe, Michael
  • Holland, Savage Steve
  • Cusack, John
  • Stiers, David Ogden
  • Franklin, Diane
  • Darby, Kim
  • Mankofsky, Isidore
  • Balsam, Alan
  • Hine, Rupert
  • A & M Films Productions
  • CBS Entertainment (Firm)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation (1914-1927)
  • CBS DVD (Firm)
Runtime
97
Series statement
I love the 80's
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Teenagers
  • Teenage boys
  • High school students
  • Comedy films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Better off dead, CBS Productions ; A&M Films ; produced by Michael Jaffe ; written and directed by Savage Steve Holland, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital, ; 4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn244485086
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781415742600
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361378343
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13783
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244485086
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Better off dead, CBS Productions ; A&M Films ; produced by Michael Jaffe ; written and directed by Savage Steve Holland, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital, ; 4 3/4 in.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn244485086
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781415742600
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
097361378343
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
13783
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)244485086
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen, Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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