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Author: Michael RitchieLawrence GordonSteven KampmannWilliam PorterSean SteinAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment Inc., ©2003.
Series: MGM DVD.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
John Burns is an inmate of the Cicero County Correctional Facility for the Criminally Insane who intercepts a call to his psychiatrist and fraudulently accepts an offer to replace a stressed-out celebrity shrink as a host of a call-in radio show. He successfully escapes from the facility. In three days, the ratings skyrocket and he becomes a hot item.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ritchie; Lawrence Gordon; Steven Kampmann; William Porter; Sean Stein; Dan Aykroyd; Charles Grodin; Donna Dixon; Walter Matthau; Ken Kolb; Orion Pictures.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.; MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792855051 9780792855057
OCLC Number: 52272029
Language Note: Soundtrack in English; English, French and Spanish subtitles available. Closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from disc surface.
Based on a novel by Ken Kolb.
Videodisc release of the 1988 motion picture.
Special features: theatrical trailer.
Credits: Music, Michael Colombier ; editing, Richard A. Harris ; director of photography, Donald E. Thorin.
Cast: Dan Aykroyd, Charles Grodin, Donna Dixon, Walter Matthau, David Clennon, Richard Romanus, Arye Gross.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; stereo., Dolby digital, English 5.1 Surround, English Dolby Surround.
Series Title: MGM DVD.
Responsibility: an Orion Pictures release ; a Lawrence Gordon production ; a Michael Ritchie film ; screenplay by Steven Kampmann & Will Porter and Sean Stein ; produced by Lawrence Gordon ; directed by Michael Ritchie.

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John Burns is an inmate of the Cicero County Correctional Facility for the Criminally Insane who intercepts a call to his psychiatrist and fraudulently accepts an offer to replace a stressed-out celebrity shrink as a host of a call-in radio show. He successfully escapes from the facility. In three days, the ratings skyrocket and he becomes a hot item.

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