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Charly

Author: Cliff RobertsonClaire BloomLilia SkalaRalph NelsonStirling SilliphantAll authors
Publisher: New York : CBS/Fox Video, ©1989, 1968.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charly, a gentle retarded man, is befriended by his nightschool teacher, who persuades a famous clinic to do experimental neuro-surgery on him to improve his learning capabilities. The results are spectacular at first, and Charly learns also to handle his emotional growth, but soon he must deal with a frightening discovery.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Daniel Keyes; Daniel Keyes
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cliff Robertson; Claire Bloom; Lilia Skala; Ralph Nelson; Stirling Silliphant; Daniel Keyes
OCLC Number: 20607898
Notes: "8020."
Videocassette release of the 1968 motion picture.
Based on the novel, Flowers for Algernon, by Daniel Keyes.
Rated PG.
Credits: Producer/director, Ralph Nelson ; screenplay, Stirling Silliphant.
Cast: Cliff Robertson, Claire Bloom, Lilia Skala.
Description: 1 videocassette (104 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: American Broadcasting Companies, Inc.

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Charly, a gentle retarded man, is befriended by his nightschool teacher, who persuades a famous clinic to do experimental neuro-surgery on him to improve his learning capabilities. The results are spectacular at first, and Charly learns also to handle his emotional growth, but soon he must deal with a frightening discovery.

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