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Looking for comedy in the Muslim world

Author: Albert BrooksHerb NanasJohn Carroll LynchSheetal ShethJon TenneyAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen format (1.85:1)View all editions and formats
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A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh."
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Drama
Comedy
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Brooks; Herb Nanas; John Carroll Lynch; Sheetal Sheth; Jon Tenney; Fred Thompson; Tom Ackerman; Michael Giacchino; Shangri-La Entertainment (Firm); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419828940 9781419828942
OCLC Number: 70915882
Language Note: In English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned.
Notes: "The characters and incidents portrayed and the names herein are fictitious"--Closing credits.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features (7 min.): additional scenes (5 min. total); theatrical trailer (2 min.).
"Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container.
Credits: Director of photography, Thomas Ackerman ; film editor, Anita Brandt Burgoyne ; music, Michael Giacchino.
Cast: Albert Brooks, John Carroll Lynch, Sheetal Sheth, Jon Tenney, Fred Dalton Thompson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for drug content and brief strong language.
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Responsibility: a Shangri-La Entertainment production ; written and directed by Albert Brooks ; produced by Herb Nanas.
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A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh."

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