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Author: Patrick CreadonWill ShortzBill ClintonJon StewartRobert J DoleAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, Calif. : IFC Films : Distributed by Genius Entertainment, 2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A journey into the world of Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor at The New York Times. Shortz has spent his entire lifetime studying, creating and editing puzzles, and has built a huge following along the way including Bill Clinton and Bob Dole.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Films for the hearing impaired
DVD-Video discs
Named Person: Will Shortz; Will Shortz; Will Shortz; Will Shortz
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Creadon; Will Shortz; Bill Clinton; Jon Stewart; Robert J Dole; Mike Mussina; IFC Films (Firm); Weinstein Company (Firm); Genius Entertainment (Firm); O'Malley Creadon Productions.; Grinder Films (Firm)
ISBN: 1594442797 9781594442797
OCLC Number: 780027056
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired. In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.
Notes: In Dolby digital surround sound.
"50 million people do it every week"--Container.
Credits: Director, Patrick Creadon ; music supervisor, Tracy McKnight ; composer, Peter Golub ; director of photography, Patrick Creadon ; editor, Doug Blush ; producer, Christine O'Malley.
Performer(s): Featuring: Will Shortz, Bill Clinton, Bob Dole, Jon Stewart, Bob Dole, Mike Mussina, Indio Girls, Merl Reagle, Ken Burns, Daniel Okrent, Trip Payne.
Target Audience: Rated PG; for language and mild thematic elements.; IMDb rating: 7.8.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD (non-fiction).
Contents: Special features: Feature commentary with director Patrick Creadon, the New York Times crosswrd editor Will Shortz and crossword constructor, Merl Reagle ; Deleted scenes ; Interview gallery ; 5 unforgettable puzzles, featurettes ; "Wordplay" goes to Sundance ; "Every Word", a music video by Gary Louris ; "Waiting for the New York Times," a short film by Patricia Erens ; "Wordplay" photo gallery.
Responsibility: IFC Films ; The Weinstein Company ; O'Malley Creadon Productions ; Grinder Films.

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A journey into the world of Will Shortz, the crossword puzzle editor at The New York Times. Shortz has spent his entire lifetime studying, creating and editing puzzles, and has built a huge following along the way including Bill Clinton and Bob Dole.

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