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The tall guy

Author: Paul WebsterRichard CurtisAdrian BiddleDan RaePeter BrewisAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Miramax Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dexter King is an actor whose string of failures has forced him to accept the straight man role in a ridiculous stage play called "The Rubber Face Revue." Oversized and under-appreciated, Dexter is the embattled buffoon who eventually outshines his wildly popular co-star. His pathetic life is turned around when he lands the lead role in the musical version of "The elephant man."
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Genre/Form: Drama
Films for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Webster; Richard Curtis; Adrian Biddle; Dan Rae; Peter Brewis; Jeff Goldblum; Emma Thompson; Rowan Atkinson; Mel Smith; London Weekend Television (Firm); Virgin Vision Limited.; Working Title Films.; Miramax Films.; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0788826751 9780788826757
OCLC Number: 49504933
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: DVD release of the 1989 motion picture.
Credits: Executive producer, Tim Bevan ; producer, Paul Webster ; director, Mel Smith ; writer, Richard Curtis ; director of photography, Adrian Biddle ; editor, Dan Rae ; music, Peter Brewis.
Cast: Jeff Goldblum, Emma Thompson, Rowan Atkinson.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) enhanced for 16x9 televisions ; Dolby Digital surround sound ; digitally mastered.
Responsibility: LWT and Virgin Vision present a Working Title production ; a Miramax Films release.

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Dexter King is an actor whose string of failures has forced him to accept the straight man role in a ridiculous stage play called "The Rubber Face Revue." Oversized and under-appreciated, Dexter is the embattled buffoon who eventually outshines his wildly popular co-star. His pathetic life is turned around when he lands the lead role in the musical version of "The elephant man."

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