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Author: Stephen FrearsLaura ZiskinDavid Webb PeoplesDustin HoffmanGeena DavisAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, 1992.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Davis is ace reporter Gale Gayley, who literally falls into the story of a lifetime when she's a passenger on an airplane that crashes into a Chicago bridge. In the smoke and darkness, she's saved by a rude, foul-mouthed "hero", who promptly disappears into the night ... leaving only his shoe behind.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Frears; Laura Ziskin; David Webb Peoples; Dustin Hoffman; Geena Davis; Andy Garcia; Columbia Pictures.; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0800121260 : 9780800121266
OCLC Number: 27943222
Notes: 51563.
Recorded in hi-fi, stereo.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Credits: Executive producer, Joseph M. Caracciolo ; music by George Fenton ; editor, Mick Audsley ; director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; story by Laura Ziskin, Alvin Sargent and David Webb Peoples.
Cast: Dustin Hoffman, Geena Davis, Andy Garcia, Joan Cusack.
Target Audience: Rated PG-13.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 116 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Columbia Pictures ; directed by Stephen Frears ; produced by Laura Ziskin ; screenplay by David Webb Peoples.

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Davis is ace reporter Gale Gayley, who literally falls into the story of a lifetime when she's a passenger on an airplane that crashes into a Chicago bridge. In the smoke and darkness, she's saved by a rude, foul-mouthed "hero", who promptly disappears into the night ... leaving only his shoe behind.

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