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Uniform Title Singing detective (Motion picture : 2003)
Title The singing detective [videorecording] / Icon Productions presents a Hoft Entertainment production an Icon production, a Keith Gordon film ; produced by Mel Gibson, Steven Hoft, Bruce Dovey ; screenplay by Dennis Potter ; directed by Keith Gordon.

Imprint [United States.] : Legend Films ; [Hollywood, Calif.] : Paramount, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 Si64d 2008    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Widescreen collection
Widescreen DVD collection.
System Details DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language In English with optional English subtitles; close-captioned in English.
Cast Robert Downey, Jr., Robin Wright Penn, Jeremy Northam, Katie Holmes, Carla Gugino, Adrien Brody, Jon Polito, Saul Rubinek.
Credits Director of photography, Tom Richmond ; editor, Jeff Wishengrad ; costume designer, Patricia Norris ; production designer, Patricia Norris ; make-up effects created by Greg Cannom, Keith VanderLaan.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Based upon the television series created by Dennis Potter.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, language and some violence.
Summary Bedridden with an excruciating case of skin-rotting psoriasis, novelist Dan Dark escapes into his vivid imagination. There, gunmen and private detectives pursue their own unusual agendas, often casting himself as the titular "warbler" whose pain and anger is focused like a laser on his cheating wife and anyone else who's made his real and imaginary worlds unbearable.
Note Special features: commentary by director Keith Gordon.
Subject Psoriasis -- Drama.
Hallucinations and illusions -- Drama.
Novelists -- Drama.
Hallucinations and illusions. (OCoLC)fst00950645
Novelists. (OCoLC)fst01039684
Psoriasis. (OCoLC)fst01080963
Genre/Form Feature films.
Musical films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author Gibson, Mel, 1956-
Hoft, Steven.
Dovey, Bruce.
Potter, Dennis, 1935-1994.
Gordon, Keith, 1961-
Downey, Robert, Jr., 1965-
Wright, Robin, 1966-
Northam, Jeremy, 1961-
Holmes, Katie, 1978-
Gugino, Carla, 1971-
Brody, Adrien, 1973-
Polito, Jon, 1950-2016.
Rubinek, Saul, 1948-
Richmond, Tom, 1950-
Wishengrad, Jeff.
Norris, Patricia.
Cannom, Greg, 1951-
VanderLaan, Keith.
Icon Productions.
Hoft Entertainment (Firm)
Paramount Pictures Corporation.
Legend Films (Firm)
ISBN 9781606731062
Standard No. 844503001061
Music No. LF00461 Paramount

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