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How to lose friends & alienate people

Author: Elizabeth KarlsenStephen WoolleyPeter StraughanRobert B WeideSimon PeggAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sidney Young is a gate-crashing British journalist who loves exposing the shallowness of the celebrity world, yet desperately wants to join it. Accepting an offer to write for renowned magazine editor Clayton Harding, Sidney finally gets to rub elbows with A-list celebrities, only to rub them in the wrong way. His fellow writer, Alison, is powerless to stop Sidney when he sets his lustful sites on beautiful starlet  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Comedy
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Karlsen; Stephen Woolley; Peter Straughan; Robert B Weide; Simon Pegg; Megan Fox; Kirsten Dunst; Jeff Bridges; Gillian Anderson; Danny Huston; Toby Young; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures.; Aramid Entertainment (Firm); Number 9 Films.; Audley Films (Firm); Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 607530932
Language Note: English; English (Dolby 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby stereo.) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby stereo.) dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: $24.99.
Based on the book by Toby Young./ Videodisc release of the 2008 motion picture./ Special features: Audio commentaries with director Robert Weide and actor Simon Pegg; making of featurette; interviews.
Credits: Produced by Stephen Woolley and Elizabeth Karlsen ; screenplay by Peter Straughan ; directed by Robert B. Weide. Director of photography, Oliver Stapleton ; editor, David Freeman ; music, David Arnold.
Performer(s): Simon Pegg, Megan Fox, Kirsten Dunst, Jeff Bridges, Gillian Anderson, Danny Huston.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Rated R; for language, some graphic nudity and brief drug material.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital stereo.
Other Titles: How to lose friends and alienate people
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures [and others] in association with Aramid Entertainment present a Stephen Woolley/Elizabeth Karlsen/Number 9 Films production in association with Audley Films.

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Sidney Young is a gate-crashing British journalist who loves exposing the shallowness of the celebrity world, yet desperately wants to join it. Accepting an offer to write for renowned magazine editor Clayton Harding, Sidney finally gets to rub elbows with A-list celebrities, only to rub them in the wrong way. His fellow writer, Alison, is powerless to stop Sidney when he sets his lustful sites on beautiful starlet Sophie. When Sophie's publicist makes him a tempting offer, Sidney will either conquer the Big Apple or suffer the biggest humiliation of his life.

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