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There's something more about Mary

Author: Charles B WesslerEd DecterJohn J StraussPeter FarrellyBobby FarrellyAll authors
Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Full screen ; collector's edView all editions and formats
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In 1985, teen-nerd Ted challenges a high-schooler who's bullying retarded Warren. His concern prompts Warren's sister, the dazzling and desirable Mary to choose Ted as her senior prom date, but the date never happens. Thirteen years later Ted hires Pat to locate Mary, and the private investigator finds her in Miami. Pat claims to be a Harvard-educated architect and Mary falls in love with him. Meanwhile, Ted learns  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Charles B Wessler; Ed Decter; John J Strauss; Peter Farrelly; Bobby Farrelly; Cameron Diaz; Matt Dillon; Ben Stiller; Lee Evans; Chris Elliott; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
OCLC Number: 53959627
Language Note: Closed-captioned. In English, Spanish and French ; subtitles in English, Spanish and French.
Notes: Rated R.
Title from container.
Story by Ed. Decter & John L. Strauss.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1998 ; 2003 DVD release.
Special features "Getting behind Mary" include: original theatrical version and extended version with 19 additional minutes of extended scenes ; directors' audio commentary by the Farrelly Brothers ; writers' audio commentary by Ed Decter and John J. Strauss ; alternate opening (clay-animated sequences) ; bonus 43-minute behind-the-scenes diary: "There's something about Mary" ; "Exposing themselves" cast interviwes (Ben Stiller, Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon, and Chris Elliott) ; "Behind the Zipper" ; "Puffy, Boobs and Balls" featurette ; ; "Around the world with Mary" foreign language clips ; "Marketing Mary" gallery ; "Every day should be a holiday" music video ; "Buttercup" karaoke video.
5.1 Dolby surround (English) ; Dolby surround (spanish and French).
Credits: Director of photography, Mark Irwin ; art director, Arlan Jay Vetter ; editor, Christopher Greenbury ; original music, Jonathan Richman ; costume designer, Mary Zophres.
Cast: Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon, Ben Stiller, Lee Evans, Chris Elliott, Lin Shaye, Jeffrey Tambor, Markie Post, Keith David.
Awards: MTV Movie Awards, 1999: MTV Movie Award - Best Female Performance (Cameron Diaz); Best Fight (Ben Stiller - for the fight against Puffy the Dog); Best Movie; Best Villain (Matt Dillon).
Description: 2 videodiscs (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.; DVD player required.
Other Titles: There's something about Mary
Responsibility: Twentiety Century Fox presents a Farrelly Brothers movie ; producers, Frank Beddor, Michael Steinberg, Bradley Thomas, Charles B. Wessler ; screenplay writers, Ed Decter, John J. Strauss, Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly ; directors, Bobby Farrelly & Peter Farrelly.

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In 1985, teen-nerd Ted challenges a high-schooler who's bullying retarded Warren. His concern prompts Warren's sister, the dazzling and desirable Mary to choose Ted as her senior prom date, but the date never happens. Thirteen years later Ted hires Pat to locate Mary, and the private investigator finds her in Miami. Pat claims to be a Harvard-educated architect and Mary falls in love with him. Meanwhile, Ted learns the truth but continues to encounter offbeat obstacles as he travels to Miami in hopes of finding happiness with his true love.

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