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Whose life is it anyway?

Author: John BadhamBrian ClarkReginald RoseLawrence Paul BachmannFrank E MorrissAll authors
Publisher: [California] : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video [2007] ©2007
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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Gifted sculptor Ken Harrison is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In the hospital he makes friends with the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die.
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Genre/Form: Fiction films
Film adaptations
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Fictional Works
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Badham; Brian Clark; Reginald Rose; Lawrence Paul Bachmann; Frank E Morriss; Mario Tosi; Arthur B Rubinstein; Richard Dreyfuss; John Cassavetes; Christine Lahti; Bob Balaban; Kenneth McMillan; Kaki Hunter; Thomas Carter; Alba Oms; Janet Eilber; Kathryn Grody; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,; Cooney-Schute (Firm),; Turner Entertainment Co.,; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 1419845071 9781419845079
OCLC Number: 131452907
Language Note: English dialogue, optional English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Based on the stage play by Brian Clark.
Special features: Commentary by director John Badham and composer Arthur B. Rubinstein; theatrical trailer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1981.
Credits: Director of photography, Mario Tosi ; editing, Frank Morriss ; music, Arthur B. Rubinstein.
Cast: Richard Dreyfuss, John Cassavetes, Christine Lahti, Bob Balaban, Kenneth McMillan, Kaki Hunter, Thomas Carter, Alba Oms, Janet Eilber, Kathryn Grody.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R ; Canadian Home Video rating: 14A.
Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen (letterbox, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer.
Other Titles: Whose life is it anyway? (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; a Cooney-Schute production ; screenplay by Brian Clark and Reginald Rose ; produced by Lawrence P. Bachmann ; directed by John Badham.

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Gifted sculptor Ken Harrison is involved in a car accident, and is paralyzed from his neck down. All he can do is talk, and he wants to die. In the hospital he makes friends with the staff, and they support him when he goes to trial to be allowed to die.

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