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Author: Jane AndersonCary BrokawLydia Dean PilcherJessica LangeTom WilkinsonAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : HBO Video, [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen version (16x9)View all editions and formats
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Roy and Irma are a devoted couple living a normal life in rural Illinois. At a party celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary, Roy inexplicably blacks out. As he awakens, it is with the realization that his life must change forever. Roy confesses to Irma that he's a woman trapped in a man's body and that he wants a sex change. A surprise to his wife, turns out to be a shock to the church-going community. Now Roy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
DVD-Video discs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Anderson; Cary Brokaw; Lydia Dean Pilcher; Jessica Lange; Tom Wilkinson; Hayden Panettiere; Clancy Brown; Joe Sikora; Randall Arney; Richard Bull; Mary Seibel; Alar Kivilo; Lisa Fruchtman; Alex Wurman; Hope Hanafin; Nina Ruscio; HBO Films.; Avenue Pictures.; HBO Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0783123663 9780783123660
OCLC Number: 52605978
Language Note: English or French dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the play "Looking for normal" by Jane Anderson.
Originally produced as a television movie in 2003.
Special features: audio commentary by writer/director Jane Anderson, cast and director bios.
Credits: Director of photography, Alar Kivilo ; editor, Lisa Fruchtman ; music, Alex Wurman ; costume designer, Hope Hannafin ; production designer, Nina Ruscio.
Cast: Jessica Lange, Tom Wilkinson, Hayden Panettiere, Clancy Brown, Joe Sikora, Randall Arney, Richard Bull, Mary Seibel.
Awards: Emmy Awards, 2003: Emmy - Outstanding Makeup for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Non-Prosthetic) (Hallie D'Amore (key makeup artist), Linda Melazzo (makeup artist), Dorothy J. Pearl (makeup for Ms. Lange)).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated; adult content, adult language, brief nudity.
Description: 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound., color. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, Dolby surround.
Responsibility: HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Jane Anderson ; written & directed by Jane Anderson ; executive producer, Cary Brokaw and Lydia Dean Pilcher.

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Roy and Irma are a devoted couple living a normal life in rural Illinois. At a party celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary, Roy inexplicably blacks out. As he awakens, it is with the realization that his life must change forever. Roy confesses to Irma that he's a woman trapped in a man's body and that he wants a sex change. A surprise to his wife, turns out to be a shock to the church-going community. Now Roy must face his friends, co-workers and his own children as he confronts his own transformation.

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