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Desperately seeking Susan [videorecording] / an Orion Pictures release ; a Sanford/Pillsbury production ; a Susan Seidelman film.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center Reserve DVD 3090 37684001036258 Media Center Desk Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792845773 :
  • ISBN: 9780792845775
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment : c2000.

Content descriptions

General Note: Faculty reserve.
Material for FS-P343 (Mirowitz) and the Film Scoring Department.
Videodisc release of the 1985 motion picture by Orion Pictures.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Writer, Leora Barish ; producers, Sarah Pillsbury and Midge Sanford ; director, Susan Seidelman ; music by Thomas Newman ; production designer, Santo Loquasto ; director of photography, Ed Lachman ; executive producer, Michael Peyser.
Participant or Performer Note: Rosanna Arquette, Aidan Quinn, Madonna, Robert Joy, Mark Blum, Laurie Metcalf, Will Patton.
Summary, etc.: A bored New Jersey housewife who fantasizes about the ads in the personal section of the newspaper want ads shows up at a rendezvous between two lovers. She gets bumped on the head, which leads to a case of amnesia and opens the door to intrigue and love.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Subject: Housewives > New Jersey > Drama.
Personals > Drama.
Amnesia > Drama.

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