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Title Charly [videorecording] / [presented by] Selmur Pictures in collaboration with Robertson Associates ; directed and produced by Ralph Nelson ; screenplay by Stirling Silliphant.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, [2004]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Charly    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note From the novel "Flowers for Algernon" by Daniel Keyes.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968.
Widescreen or full screen presentation.
Credits Director of photography, Arthur J. Ornitz ; film editor, Fredric Steinkamp ; music by Ravi Shankar.
Cast Cliff Robertson, Claire Bloom, Lilia Skala, Leon Janney, Ruth White.
Summary A mentally retarded man becomes a genius after experimental brain surgery, developing a romance with his former special-education teacher before lapsing back into retardation.
Audience MPAA rating: PG.
System Details DVD; region 1; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English soundtrack with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned in English.
Awards Academy Award, Best Actor in a Leading Role, 1969
Subject People with mental disabilities -- Drama.
Gifted persons -- Drama.
Brain -- Surgery -- Drama.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Nelson, Ralph, 1916-1987.
Bloom, Claire, 1931-
Robertson, Cliff, 1923-2011.
Keyes, Daniel. Flowers for Algernon.
Selmur Productions.
Robertson Associates.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN 0792862104
Standard No. 027616912015
Music No. 1007059 Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment

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