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Title Wit [(DVD) videorecording] / HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production ; a film by Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Emma Thompson & Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet.

Publication Info. New York, NY : HBO Home Video, 2001.
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 Naper Blvd. Adult DVD Fiction  F WIT    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F WIT    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; Dolby stereo. surround, widescreen.
Language English and Spanish language soundtracks (stereo) with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Cast Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M. Woodward, Harold Pinter.
Credits Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, John Bloom ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel.
Note Originally released as a made-for-cable motion picture in 2001.
Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson.
Special features include: cast and director biographies ; chapter selection.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13.
Summary An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit.
Subject Edson, Margaret, 1961- -- Television adaptations.
Edson, Margaret, 1961- -- Film adaptations.
Cancer in women -- Treatment -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Women college teachers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
English teachers -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Made-for-TV movies.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Nichols, Mike.
Thompson, Emma.
Bosanquet, Simon.
Lloyd, Christopher, 1938-
Atkins, Eileen.
McDonald, Audra.
Woodward, Jonathan M.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008.
McGarvey, Seamus, 1967-
Bloom, John.
Roth, Ann, 1931-
Wurtzel, Stuart.
Edson, Margaret, 1961- Wit.
HBO Films.
Avenue Pictures.
HBO Video (Firm)
Added Title Wit (Motion picture)
ISBN 0783118414
Standard No. 026359178122
Music No. 91781 HBO Home Video
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