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The Resource A simple twist of fate : "---First do no harm" ; Unstrung heroes, Touchstone Pictures ; Hollywood Pictures, (videorecording DVD ;)

A simple twist of fate : "---First do no harm" ; Unstrung heroes, Touchstone Pictures ; Hollywood Pictures, (videorecording DVD ;)

Label
A simple twist of fate : "---First do no harm" ; Unstrung heroes
Title
A simple twist of fate
Title remainder
"---First do no harm" ; Unstrung heroes
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures ; Hollywood Pictures
Title variation
  • "---First do no harm"
  • Unstrung heroes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • A simple twist of fate : 520 When a local politician attempts to come between a single dad and his adopted daughter, they fight to remain a family, and the bond between father and daughter is strengthened
  • "---First do no harm" : The true story of one woman's struggle against a narrow-minded medical establishment when she learns that her young son has epilepsy
  • Unstrung heroes: A young boy needs a break from the pressures of his parents' household, and moves in with this eccentric uncles
Cataloging source
GO3
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • A simple twist of fate: written by Steve Martin ; produced by Ric Kidney ; directed by Gillies MacKinnon
  • "---First do no harm": written by Ann Beckett ; produced and directed by Jim Abrahams
  • Unstrung heroes: screenplay by Richard LaGravenese ; produced by Susan Arnold & Donna Roth and Bill Badalato ; directed by Diane Keaton
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
  • A simple twist of fate: MPAA rating: PG-13
  • "---First do no harm": MPAA rating: PG-13
  • Unstrung heroes: MPAA rating: PG
PerformerNote
  • A simple twist of fate: Steve Martin, Gabriel Byrne, Catherine O'Hara, Stephen Baldwin
  • "---First do no harm": Meryl Streep, Fred Ward, Seth Adkins
  • Unstrung heroes: Andie MacDowell, John Turturro, Michael Richards, Maury Chaykin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1950-
  • 1966-
  • 1944-
  • 1942-
  • 1989-
  • 1957-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kidney, Ric
  • MacKinnon, Gillies
  • Martin, Steve
  • Byrne, Gabriel
  • O'Hara, Catherine
  • Baldwin, Stephen
  • Beckett, Ann
  • Abrahams, Jim
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Ward, Fred
  • Adkins, Seth
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Arnold, Susan
  • Roth, Donna Arkoff
  • Badalato, Bill
  • Keaton, Diane
  • MacDowell, Andie
  • Turturro, John
  • Richards, Michael
  • Chaykin, Maury
  • Lidz, Franz
  • Mill Creek Entertainment
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Hollywood Pictures
Runtime
293
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single fathers
  • Parent and child
  • Custody of children
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Adopted children
  • Epilepsy in children
  • Medical ethics
  • Hospitals
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Uncles
Technique
live action
Label
A simple twist of fate : "---First do no harm" ; Unstrung heroes, Touchstone Pictures ; Hollywood Pictures, (videorecording DVD ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Titles from disc labels
  • "Triple feature 3 movies"--Container
  • A simple twist of fate (94 min) originally released as a motion picture in 1994
  • "---First do no harm" (93 min) originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Unstrung heroes (106 min) originally released as a motion picture in 1995. Based on the book by Franz Lidz
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. A simple twist of fate -- "---First do no harm". Disc 2. Unstrung heroes
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (4 hr., 53 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904527165
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2238869
  • (OCoLC)852543136
  • (OCoLC)ocn852543136
  • 2238869
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital. A simple twist of fate and Unstrung heroes -- widescreen (1.85:1). "---First do no harm" -- full screen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A simple twist of fate : "---First do no harm" ; Unstrung heroes, Touchstone Pictures ; Hollywood Pictures, (videorecording DVD ;)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Titles from disc labels
  • "Triple feature 3 movies"--Container
  • A simple twist of fate (94 min) originally released as a motion picture in 1994
  • "---First do no harm" (93 min) originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Unstrung heroes (106 min) originally released as a motion picture in 1995. Based on the book by Franz Lidz
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. A simple twist of fate -- "---First do no harm". Disc 2. Unstrung heroes
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (4 hr., 53 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904527165
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2238869
  • (OCoLC)852543136
  • (OCoLC)ocn852543136
  • 2238869
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital. A simple twist of fate and Unstrung heroes -- widescreen (1.85:1). "---First do no harm" -- full screen (1.33:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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