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The book of life

Author: Hal HartleyThierry CagianutCaroline BenjoCarole ScottaMatthew MyersAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Fox Lorber Films : Dist. by Winstar TV & Video, [2000]
Series: 2000 seen by =; 2000 vu par
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this dark comedy about the Apocalypse, Jesus (Martin Donovan) arrives at JFK Airport with his assistant, Magdalena (P.J. Harvey). He transfers the "Book of Life" to computer disk and battles the Devil (Thomas Jay Ryan) for human souls, with second thoughts about whether these lives are worth saving.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Jesus Christ; Mary Magdalene, Saint; Jesus Christ; Mary Magdalene, Saint; Jesus Christ.; Mary Magdalene, Saint.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Hal Hartley; Thierry Cagianut; Caroline Benjo; Carole Scotta; Matthew Myers; Martin Donovan; Polly Jean Harvey; Thomas Jay Ryan; Dave Simonds; Miho Nikaido; D J Mendel; James Urbaniak; Sept/Arte (Firm); Haut et Court (Firm); True Fiction Pictures.; Fox Lorber Films.; WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1572529547 9781572529540
OCLC Number: 54067409
Notes: Originally produced in 1998 for broadcast as part of the television series, 2000 vu par.
Special features: production credits; filmographies of Martin Donovan and Hal Hartley; scene access index.
Credits: Camera, Jim Denault ; editing, Steve Hamilton.
Cast: Martin Donovan, P.J. Harvey, Thomas Jay Ryan, Dave Simonds, Miho Nikaido, D.J. Mendel, James Urbaniak.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (63 min.) : sd., color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: 2000 seen by =; 2000 vu par
Other Titles: 2000 vu par (Television program)
Responsibility: Caroline Benjo and Carole Scotta present ; a co-production of La Sept Arte, Haut et Court and True Fiction Pictures ; produced by Thierry Cagianut, Matthew Myers ; a film by Hal Hartley.

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In this dark comedy about the Apocalypse, Jesus (Martin Donovan) arrives at JFK Airport with his assistant, Magdalena (P.J. Harvey). He transfers the "Book of Life" to computer disk and battles the Devil (Thomas Jay Ryan) for human souls, with second thoughts about whether these lives are worth saving.

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