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Author: Jack SherFrank P RosenbergDon WeisBob HopeLucille BallAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
A New York critic, Parker Ballantine, writes pointed reviews that close insufferably lousy plays. But there's a new play in town by his wife, Angela. Is it bad? Will Parker grind it up in his typewriter? If he does, he may find he's married for "bitter" and for worse!
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Ira Levin; Ira Levin
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Sher; Frank P Rosenberg; Don Weis; Bob Hope; Lucille Ball; Marilyn Maxwell; Rip Torn; Jessie Royce Landis; John Dehner; Jim Backus; Ira Levin; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419848402 9781419848407
OCLC Number: 123378008
Language Note: English dialogue with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from container.
From the stage play by Ira Levin.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Special features: Vintage comedy short "Calling all tars" with Bob Hope; Oscar-nominated cartoon "Now hear this"; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Charles Lang; music, George Duning; editor, William Ziegler.
Cast: Bob Hope, Lucille Ball, Marilyn Maxwell, Rip Torn, Jessie Royce Landis, John Dehner, Jim Backus.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Other Titles: Critic's choice (Motion picture : 1963)
Responsibility: [presented by] Warner Bros. Pictures ; screenplay by Jack Sher ; produced by Frank P. Rosenberg ; directed by Don Weis.

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A New York critic, Parker Ballantine, writes pointed reviews that close insufferably lousy plays. But there's a new play in town by his wife, Angela. Is it bad? Will Parker grind it up in his typewriter? If he does, he may find he's married for "bitter" and for worse!

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