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The Resource Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; writer, Leora Barish ; director, Susan Seidelman, (videorecording)

Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; writer, Leora Barish ; director, Susan Seidelman, (videorecording)

Label
Desperately seeking Susan
Title
Desperately seeking Susan
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; writer, Leora Barish ; director, Susan Seidelman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spafre
  • eng
Summary
A bored New Jersey housewife who fantasizes about the ads in the personal section of the newspaper shows up at a rendezvous between two lovers when she responds to the ad "Desperately Seeking Susan." She gets bumped on the head which leads to a case of amnesia and opens the door to intrigue and love
Cataloging source
IAM
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Desperately seeking Susan (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Ed Lachman ; production designer, Santo Loquasto ; editor, Andrew Mondshein ; music, Thomas Newman
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with Spanish and French subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Rosanna Arquette, Aidan Quinn, Madonna, Robert Joy, Mark Blum, Laurie Metcalf, Will Patton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1958-
  • 1951-
  • 1950-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Seidelman, Susan
  • Barish, Leora
  • Arquette, Rosanna
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Madonna
  • Joy, Robert
  • Blum, Mark
  • Metcalf, Laurie
  • Patton, Will
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Identity (Psychology)
  • Amnesiacs
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; writer, Leora Barish ; director, Susan Seidelman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Features: theatrical trailer ; original and alternate and alternate endings ; audio commentary by the producers
Control code
ocm44713583
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen and standard versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792845775
Other control number
027616850799
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000757
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792845775
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround, mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Label
Desperately seeking Susan, an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; writer, Leora Barish ; director, Susan Seidelman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1985
  • Features: theatrical trailer ; original and alternate and alternate endings ; audio commentary by the producers
Control code
ocm44713583
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Widescreen and standard versions.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9780792845775
Other control number
027616850799
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000757
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780792845775
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround, mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.

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