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The Resource Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)

Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)

Label
Mermaids
Title
Mermaids
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mrs. Flax is a free-spirited and unconventional woman. She's exasperating to her daughters, Charlotte, age 15, and Kate age 9. Mrs. Flax meets Lou Landsky who tries to turn the trio into a family
Member of
Cataloging source
CLE
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Howard Atherton ; film editor, Jacqueline Cambas ; music, Jack Nitzsche
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Can be viewed subtitled in French or Spanish, or dubbed in French or Spanish
PerformerNote
Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling, Christina Ricci
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1946-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Roberts, June
  • Lloyd, Lauren
  • Nicita, Wally
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Benjamin, Richard
  • Cher
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Ryder, Winona
  • Schoeffling, Michael
  • Ricci, Christina
  • Atherton, Howard
  • Cambas, Jacqueline
  • Nitzsche, Jack
  • Dann, Patty
  • Orion Pictures
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
110
Series statement
Contemporary classics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Families
  • Madre e hija
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • Familia
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Videodisc release of the 1990 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Patty Dann
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780792848622
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858481
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1001537
  • 4001725
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • OCM46567072
  • (OCoLC)46567072
System details
DVD ; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc label
  • Videodisc release of the 1990 motion picture
  • Based on the book by Patty Dann
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780792848622
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616858481
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 1001537
  • 4001725
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • OCM46567072
  • (OCoLC)46567072
System details
DVD ; widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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