Hal Ashby; Andrew Braunsberg; Jack Schwartzman; Jerzy Kosinski; Caleb Deschanel; Don Zimmerman; Johnny Mandel; Michael Haller; May Routh; Peter Sellers; Shirley MacLaine; Jack Warden; Melvyn Douglas; Richard Dysart; Richard Basehart; Ruth Attaway; David Clennon; Fran Brill; Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- ); Lorimar Film Entertainment.; Northstar International (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
|語言註釋：||In English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH), French or Spanish subtitles.|
|注意：||Based on the novel by Jerzy Kosinski.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979.
Special features: "Memories from Being there" featurette; theatrical trailer.
|餘額：||Director of photography, Caleb Deschanel ; editor, Don Zimmerman ; music, Johnny Mandel ; production designer, Michael Haller ; costume designer, May Routh.|
|演員名單:||Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Jack Warden, Melvyn Douglas, Richard Dysart, Richard Basehart, Ruth Attaway, Dave Clennon, Fran Brill.|
|獎賞：||Academy Awards (1980): winner for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Melvyn Douglas); nominated for Best Actor in a Leading Role (Peter Sellers); Golden Globes (1980): winner for Best Motion Picture Actor - Musical/Comedy (Sellers); Best Motion Picture Actor in a Supporting Role (Douglas); nominated for Best Director - Motion Picture; Best Motion Picture - Musical/Comedy; Best Motion Picture Actress - Musical/Comedy (Shirley MacLaine); Best Screenplay - Motion Picture (Kosinski).|
|針對讀者群：||MPAA rating: PG.|
|描述：||1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.|
|詳述：||DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital mono; dual-layer format.|
|責任：||Warner Bros. Pictures ; Lorimar presents a Northstar International picture ; an Andrew Braunsberg production ; executive producer, Jack Schwartzman ; screenplay by Jerzy Kosinski ; produced by Andrew Braunsberg ; directed by Hal Ashby.|
Chance is a secluded gardener who has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television. After a run in with a limousine, he ends up a guest of Eve and her husband Ben. Ben is an influential, but sickly businessman. Now called Chauncey Gardner, Chance becomes friend and confidante to Ben, as well as an unlikely political insider.
- Gardeners -- Washington (D.C.) -- Drama.
- Social isolation -- Washington (D.C.) -- Drama.
- Married people -- Washington (D.C.) -- Drama.
- Male friendship -- Washington (D.C.) -- Drama.
- Business and politics -- Washington (D.C.) -- Drama.
- Washington (D.C.) -- Drama.
- Aislamiento social -- Teatro.
- Amistad -- Teatro.
- Business and politics.
- Male friendship.
- Married people.
- Social isolation.
- Washington (D.C.)