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The Resource Mermaids, 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

Mermaids, 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

Label
Mermaids
Title
Mermaids
Statement of responsibility
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
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Rachel Flax is the eccentric matriarch of the Flax family that includes daughters Charlotte, an awkward, quirky teen torn between her personal devotion to becoming a nun and her longing for romance, and Kat, a nine-year-old whose interest in swimming may be a result of an inherited gene from Rachel's one-night stand with an Olympic contender
Cataloging source
STF
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
English dialogue; optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M47 2018
PerformerNote
Cher, Bob Hoskins, Winona Ryder, Christina Ricci, Michael Schoeffling
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1946-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Benjamin, Richard
  • Roberts, June
  • Cher
  • Hoskins, Bob
  • Ryder, Winona
  • Schoeffling, Michael
  • Ricci, Christina
  • Dann, Patty
Runtime
110
Technique
live action
Label
Mermaids, 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
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the novel by Patty Dann
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090141116
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OF1411
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1035920374
  • (OCoLC)1035920374
System details
DVD, wide screen (1.85:1) Dolby stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mermaids, 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
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Based on the novel by Patty Dann
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887090141116
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OF1411
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • on1035920374
  • (OCoLC)1035920374
System details
DVD, wide screen (1.85:1) Dolby stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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