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Author: Alexis AlexanianGary WinickDolly HallHeather McGowanNiels MuellerAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2003], ©2002.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Most 15-year-old boys are obsessed with the opposite sex, Oscar is not exception. He is an honor student at an exclusive prep school, he is confident, intelligent, speaks fluent French, and is well versed in literary works. His parents are divorced and his father has recently remarried. Sensing that his stepmother isn't happy in the marriage, Oscar begins waging a low-key but ardent campaign to seduce her. His  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comedy films
Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Alexis Alexanian; Gary Winick; Dolly Hall; Heather McGowan; Niels Mueller; Sigourney Weaver; John Ritter; Bebe Neuwirth; Robert Iler; Adam LeFevre; Peter Appel; Alicia Van Couvering; Kate Mara; Aaron Stanford; Hubert Taczanowski; Susan Littenberg; Renaud Pion; Suzanne Schwarzer; Anthony Gasparro; Miramax Films.; IFC Productions (Firm); InDigEnt (Firm); Dolly Hall Productions (Firm); Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0788846817 9780788846816
OCLC Number: 51099254
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
Credits: Director of photography, Hubert Taczanowski ; editor, Susan Littenberg ; music composer, Renaud Pion ; costume designer, Suzanne Schwarzer ; production designer, Anthony Gasparro.
Cast: Sigourney Weaver, John Ritter, Bebe Neuwirth, Robert Iler, Adam LeFevre, Peter Appel, Alicia Van Couvering, Kate Mara, Aaron Stanford.
Awards: Winner of the Director's Award and nominated for the Grand Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for sexual content, mature thematic elements and language.
Description: 1 videocassette (78 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS, Dolby digital stereo., Hi-fi, digitally mastered.
Responsibility: Miramax Films and IFC Productions present an InDigEnt production in association with Dolly Hall Productions, a film by Gary Winick ; producers, Alexis Alexanian, Gary Winick, Dolly Hall ; writers, Heather McGowan, Niels Mueller ; director, Gary Winick.

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Most 15-year-old boys are obsessed with the opposite sex, Oscar is not exception. He is an honor student at an exclusive prep school, he is confident, intelligent, speaks fluent French, and is well versed in literary works. His parents are divorced and his father has recently remarried. Sensing that his stepmother isn't happy in the marriage, Oscar begins waging a low-key but ardent campaign to seduce her. His efforts to bed Eve attract the attention of one of her close friends, Diane, a smart and sexy chiropractor who also becomes the not-entirely-unwelcome focus of Oscar's romantic attentions.

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