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Mermaids

Author: CherBob HoskinsWinona RyderChristina RicciJune RobertsAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, 2001.
Series: Contemporary classics (Culver City, Calif.)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : VHS tape : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charlotte (Ryder), is an adolescent girl torn between her blossoming passion for a handsome caretaker (Schoeffling)-- and her desire to be a nun (a tough calling for a girl who's Jewish). Complicating her already precarious teen angst is a little sister (Ricci), who is a determined swimmer, and her mother (Cher), a non-traditional, sexy, flamboyant woman who relocates them to a new town every time she causes a hint  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Film and video adaptations
Named Person: Patty Dann
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Cher; Bob Hoskins; Winona Ryder; Christina Ricci; June Roberts; Lauren Lloyd; Wally Nicita; Patrick Palmer; Richard Benjamin; Patty Dann; Orion Pictures.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792848624 9780792848622
OCLC Number: 797364690
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the novel "Mermaids" by Patty Dann.
Videodisc release of the c1990 motion picture.
Rated PG-13.
Credits: Director of photography, Howard Atherton ; film editor, Jacqueline Cambas ; music, Jack Nitzsche.
Cast: Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling, Christina Ricci, Caroline McWilliams, Jan Miner.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 1 hr., 50 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Contemporary classics (Culver City, Calif.)
Responsibility: an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin.

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Charlotte (Ryder), is an adolescent girl torn between her blossoming passion for a handsome caretaker (Schoeffling)-- and her desire to be a nun (a tough calling for a girl who's Jewish). Complicating her already precarious teen angst is a little sister (Ricci), who is a determined swimmer, and her mother (Cher), a non-traditional, sexy, flamboyant woman who relocates them to a new town every time she causes a hint of scandal, which is often.

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