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Dickie Roberts : former child star

Author: Adam SandlerJack GiarraputoFred WolfDavid SpadeSam WeismanAll authors
Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2004], ©2003.
Series: Widescreen DVD collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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Dickie Roberts is a former child actor who appeared on a hit television show. Now in his thirties, he can only find work as a parking valet and spends his free time with other formal child stars. Wanting to make a comeback, he manages to get an audition with director Rob Reiner. When the role requires him to be normal, he decides to hire a normal family for $20,000 in order to "research" the childhood he missed out  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Sandler; Jack Giarraputo; Fred Wolf; David Spade; Sam Weisman; Mary McCormack; Jon Lovitz; Craig Bierko; Alyssa Milano; Doris Roberts; Scott Terra; Jenna Boyd; Rob Reiner; Tom Ackerman; Roger Bondelli; Christophe Beck; Waddy Wachtel; Lisa Jensen; Dina Lipton; Paramount Pictures Corporation.; Happy Madison (Firm)
ISBN: 0792189205 9780792189206
OCLC Number: 53876548
Language Note: English or dubbed French dialogue; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: commentary by director Sam Weisman; commentary by writer/actor David Spade and writer Fred Wolf; 12 deleted scenes; "We love being child stars"--Behind-the-scenes featurette; extended verson of the song "We love being child stars."
Credits: Director of photography, Thomas Ackerman ; editor, Roger Bondelli ; music, Christophe Beck, Waddy Wachtel ; costume designer, Lisa Jensen ; production designer, Dina Lipton.
Cast: David Spade, Mary McCormack, Jon Lovitz, Craig Bierko, Alyssa Milano, Doris Roberts, Scott Terra, Jenna Boyd, Rob Reiner.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for crude and sex-related humor, language, and drug references.
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1; Dolby Digital, DTS.
Contents: Special disc features include : Commentary by director Sam Weisman --
Commentary by writer/actor David Spade and writer Fred Wolf --
Theatrical trailer(s) --
9 deleted scenes --
The True Hollywood Story --
Pencil Dickie: Writing the Story --
Behind "Child Stars on Your Television" --
Comedy Central's Reel Comedy Music video
Series Title: Widescreen DVD collection.
Responsibility: Paramount Pictures presents a Happy Madison production, a Sam Weisman film ; produced by Adam Sandler, Jack Giarraputo ; written by Fred Wolf & David Spade ; directed by Sam Weisman.
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Dickie Roberts is a former child actor who appeared on a hit television show. Now in his thirties, he can only find work as a parking valet and spends his free time with other formal child stars. Wanting to make a comeback, he manages to get an audition with director Rob Reiner. When the role requires him to be normal, he decides to hire a normal family for $20,000 in order to "research" the childhood he missed out on.

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