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The Resource Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)

Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)

Label
Mermaids
Title
Mermaids
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Charlotte (Ryder), is an adolescent girl torn between her blossoming passion for a handsome caretaker (Schoeffling)-- and her desire to be a nun (a tough calling for a girl who's Jewish). Complicating her already precarious teen angst is a little sister (Ricci), who is a determined swimmer, and her mother (Cher), a non-traditional, sexy, flamboyant woman who relocates them to a new town every time she causes a hint of scandal, which is often
Cataloging source
SLC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Howard Atherton ; film editor, Jacqueline Cambas ; music, Jack Nitzsche
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Michael Schoeffling, Christina Ricci, Caroline McWilliams, Jan Miner
Runtime
110
Series statement
MGM movie time
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • VHS, hi-fi; Dolby surround stereo
  • Based on the novel "Mermaids" by Patty Dann
  • Videocassette release of the c1990 motion picture
  • Digital video transfer
  • Formatted to fit TV screen
  • Rated PG-13
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm42837257
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approx. 1 hr. 50 min.)
Isbn
9780792842408
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
2761677663
Other physical details
sd., col,
Publisher number
M207766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (MMid)927644
  • (MSe)927644
  • 927644
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Mermaids, an Orion Pictures release ; a Nicita-Lloyd-Palmer production ; a Richard Benjamin film ; screenplay by June Roberts ; produced by Lauren Lloyd, Wallis Nicita, Patrick Palmer ; directed by Richard Benjamin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • VHS, hi-fi; Dolby surround stereo
  • Based on the novel "Mermaids" by Patty Dann
  • Videocassette release of the c1990 motion picture
  • Digital video transfer
  • Formatted to fit TV screen
  • Rated PG-13
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm42837257
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (approx. 1 hr. 50 min.)
Isbn
9780792842408
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
2761677663
Other physical details
sd., col,
Publisher number
M207766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (MMid)927644
  • (MSe)927644
  • 927644
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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