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As good as it gets

Author: James L BrooksMark AndrusJack NicholsonHelen HuntGreg KinnearAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Romantic comedy films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Comedy films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James L Brooks; Mark Andrus; Jack Nicholson; Helen Hunt; Greg Kinnear; Cuba Gooding, Jr.; Skeet Ulrich; Shirley Knight; Tri-Star Pictures.; Gracie Films.; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0767811100 9780767811101
OCLC Number: 39151090
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired. Dialogue in English with optional French soundtrack, and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997.
Widescreen and full screen formats ; scene selections ; commentary track.
Credits: Director of photography, John Bailey ; production design, Bill Brzesski ; editor, Richard Marks ; music, Hans Zimmer.
Cast: Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Greg Kinnear, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Skeet Ulrich, Shirley Knight.
Awards: Academy Award, 1998: Best actor (Nicholson); Best actress.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 139 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format ; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: As good as it gets (Motion picture)
Responsibility: TriStar Pictures presents a Gracie Films production ; a James L. Brooks film ; story by Mark Andrus ; screenplay by Mark Andrus and James L. Brooks ; produced by Bridget Johnson and Kristi Zea ; produced and directed by James L. Brooks.

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Melvin Udall is an obsessive-compulsive novelist with Manhattan's meanest mouth. But when his gay neighbor Simon is hospitalized, Melvin is forced to babysit Simon's dog. And that unexpected act of kindness-- along with waitress Carol Connelly-- helps put Melvin back in the human race.

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