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The Resource Looking for comedy in the Muslim world, a Shangri-La Entertainment production ; written and directed by Albert Brooks ; produced by Herb Nanas, (videorecording)

Looking for comedy in the Muslim world, a Shangri-La Entertainment production ; written and directed by Albert Brooks ; produced by Herb Nanas, (videorecording)

Label
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world
Title
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world
Statement of responsibility
a Shangri-La Entertainment production ; written and directed by Albert Brooks ; produced by Herb Nanas
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A mockumentary film in which actor Albert Brooks (playing himself) travels to India & Pakistan on behalf of the United States government, in hopes of discovering what "makes Muslims laugh"
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Thomas Ackerman ; film editor, Anita Brandt Burgoyne ; music, Michael Giacchino
Dewey number
  • 792.702/8092
  • 792.23
  • 791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for drug content and brief strong language
Language note
  • In English; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1969.C65
LC item number
L665564 2006
PerformerNote
Albert Brooks, John Carroll Lynch, Sheetal Sheth, Jon Tenney, Fred Dalton Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1963-
  • 1976-
  • 1961-
  • 1942-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Albert
  • Nanas, Herb
  • Lynch, John Carroll
  • Sheth, Sheetal
  • Tenney, Jon
  • Thompson, Fred
  • Ackerman, Tom
  • Giacchino, Michael
  • Shangri-La Entertainment (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comedians
  • Americans
  • Americans
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world, a Shangri-La Entertainment production ; written and directed by Albert Brooks ; produced by Herb Nanas, (videorecording)
Link
http://wip.warnerbros.com/lookingforcomedy/LFC_content.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The characters and incidents portrayed and the names herein are fictitious" -- Closing credits
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features (7 min.): additional scenes (5 min. total); theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs" -- Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70915882
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 1.85:1.
Extent
1 videodisc [98 min.]
Isbn
9781419828942
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569402829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 980125
  • (Sirsi) o70915882
  • (OCoLC)70915882
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
"For private home use in the USA and Canada only" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Looking for comedy in the Muslim world, a Shangri-La Entertainment production ; written and directed by Albert Brooks ; produced by Herb Nanas, (videorecording)
Link
http://wip.warnerbros.com/lookingforcomedy/LFC_content.html
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "The characters and incidents portrayed and the names herein are fictitious" -- Closing credits
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Special features (7 min.): additional scenes (5 min. total); theatrical trailer (2 min.)
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs" -- Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm70915882
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format 1.85:1.
Extent
1 videodisc [98 min.]
Isbn
9781419828942
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569402829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
4028
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 980125
  • (Sirsi) o70915882
  • (OCoLC)70915882
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
"For private home use in the USA and Canada only" -- Container.
Video recording format
DVD

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