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The Resource Life or something like it, Regency Enterprises presents a Davis Entertainment/New Regency production, a Stephen Herek film ; producers Arnon Milchan, John Davis, Chi-Li Wong, Toby Jaffe ; screenplay writers, John Scott Shepherd, Dana Stevens ; director, Stephen Herek, (DVD)

Life or something like it, Regency Enterprises presents a Davis Entertainment/New Regency production, a Stephen Herek film ; producers Arnon Milchan, John Davis, Chi-Li Wong, Toby Jaffe ; screenplay writers, John Scott Shepherd, Dana Stevens ; director, Stephen Herek, (DVD)

Label
Life or something like it
Title
Life or something like it
Statement of responsibility
Regency Enterprises presents a Davis Entertainment/New Regency production, a Stephen Herek film ; producers Arnon Milchan, John Davis, Chi-Li Wong, Toby Jaffe ; screenplay writers, John Scott Shepherd, Dana Stevens ; director, Stephen Herek
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Lanie does puff pieces on the nightly news. Ready to take on the national news, her boss suggests she hone her skills with ace cameraman Pete. Her comfortable, shallow existence begins to change the moment she and Pete do a story on Prophet Jack, a soothsayer who spouts unusually accurate predictions to passers-by in exchange for spare change. He predicts that Lanie will not get her cushy promotion, in fact, he says she'll die within a week. When Jack's other prophecies start coming true, Lanie starts living each day as if it were her last
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Cataloging source
GEC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stephen H. Burum ; editor, Trudy Ship ; music composer, David Newman ; costume designer, Aggie Guerard Rodgers ; production designer, Bill Groom
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content, brief violence, and language
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
L457 2002
PerformerNote
Angelina Jolie, Edward Burns, Tony Shalhoub, Christian Kane, Melissa Errico, James Gammon, Stockard Channing
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1963-
  • 1975-
  • 1968-
  • 1953-
  • 1974-
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Davis, John
  • Wong, Chi-Li
  • Jaffe, Toby
  • Shepherd, John Scott
  • Stevens, Dana
  • Herek, Stephen
  • Jolie, Angelina
  • Burns, Edward
  • Shalhoub, Tony
  • Kane, Christian
  • Errico, Melissa
  • Gammon, James
  • Channing, Stockard
  • Burum, Stephen H.
  • Ship, Trudy
  • Newman, David
  • Rodgers, Aggie Guerard
  • Groom, Bill
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Davis Entertainment Company
  • New Regency (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television journalists
  • Divination
  • Prophecies
  • Periodistas de televisión
  • Profecías
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Life or something like it, Regency Enterprises presents a Davis Entertainment/New Regency production, a Stephen Herek film ; producers Arnon Milchan, John Davis, Chi-Li Wong, Toby Jaffe ; screenplay writers, John Scott Shepherd, Dana Stevens ; director, Stephen Herek, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Special features: widescreen (2.35:1) and full screen (1.33:1) versions; director's commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm50749855
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Lccn
2011604623
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543053989
  • 024543054047
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2005398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50749855
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, Dolby digital 2.0 surround, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Life or something like it, Regency Enterprises presents a Davis Entertainment/New Regency production, a Stephen Herek film ; producers Arnon Milchan, John Davis, Chi-Li Wong, Toby Jaffe ; screenplay writers, John Scott Shepherd, Dana Stevens ; director, Stephen Herek, (DVD)
Publication
Note
Special features: widescreen (2.35:1) and full screen (1.33:1) versions; director's commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm50749855
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Lccn
2011604623
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543053989
  • 024543054047
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2005398
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50749855
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, Dolby digital 2.0 surround, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
laserdisc

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