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World's greatest dad [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures and Darko Entertainment present a Process Production in association with Jerkschool Productions ; produced by Sean McKittrick, Richard Kelly ; produced by Tim Perell, Howard Gertler ; written and directed by Bobcat Goldthwait.

McKittrick, Sean. (Added Author). Kelly, Richard, 1975- (Added Author). Perell, Tim. (Added Author). Gertler, Howard. (Added Author). Goldthwait, Bob, 1962- (Added Author). Williams, Robin, 1951-2014 (Added Author). Gilmore, Alexie. (Added Author). Sabara, Daryl. (Added Author). Simmons, Henry, 1970- (Added Author). Brunskill, Gerald. (Added Author). Magnolia Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Darko Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Process Productions (Firm) (Added Author). Jerkschool Productions (Firm) (Added Author). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Robin Williams, Alexie Gilmore, Daryl Sabara, Henry Simmons. (Cast).

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  • 11 out of 13 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 2 out of 2 copies are currently available at Chestatee Regional Library System. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Dawson County Satellite.

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Item details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2009.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Title from container.
Special features: Deleted scenes; outtakes; behind the scenes; HDNet: a look at World's greatest dad; "I hope I become a ghost" music video by the Deadly Syndrome; commentary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Horacio Marquinez ; editor, Jason Stewart ; original score, Gerald Brunskill.
Participant or Performer:
Robin Williams, Alexie Gilmore, Daryl Sabara, Henry Simmons.
Summary, etc.:
Lance Clayton once dreamed of a career as a rich and famous writer. He has only managed to be a single dad, and high-school poetry teacher. Kyle is his only son who is a jackass that won't give him the time of day. Lance is dating Claire, the school's adorable art teacher. She doesn't want to get serious or even acknowledge publicly that they are dating. In the wake of a freak accident, Lance suffers the worst tragedy and greatest opportunity of his life. He is suddenly faced with the possiblility of all the fame, fortune and popularity he ever dreamed of. Now, he just has to live with the knowledge of how he got there.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: R; for language, crude and sexual content, some drug use and disturbing images.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) production; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby digital 2.0.
English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Single fathers > United States > Drama.
High school teachers > United States > Drama.
Women art teachers > United States > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > United States > Drama.
Accidents > United States > Drama.
Secrecy > United States > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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