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Peter Appleton, a 1950s Hollywood screenwriter who is about to see his first screenplay made into a film, is mistakenly called before the House Un-American Activities Committee. As a result, the studio pulls the plans for the film. Peter then finds himself in a small California town after a car accident takes his memory. There, the townspeople believe he is local hero Luke Trimble. Peter settles into his life at the Majestic theater, as Luke Trimble, until his memory begins to resurface and govenrment men track him down.

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Red Creek Free Library VHS M (Text)
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0790765098
  • ISBN: 0790768925 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (153 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
  • Edition: VHS
  • Publisher: [United States] : Warner Home Video, [2002], c2001.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, David Tattersall ; editor, Jim Page ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Karyn Wagner ; production designer, Gregory Melton.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jim Carrey, Bob Balaban, Brent Briscoe, Jeffrey DeMunn, Amanda Detmer, Allen Garfield, Hal Holbrook, Laurie Holden, Martin Landau, Ron Rifkin, David Ogden Stiers, James Whitmore.
Summary, etc.:
Peter Appleton, a 1950s Hollywood screenwriter who is about to see his first screenplay made into a film, is mistakenly called before the House Un-American Activities Committee. As a result, the studio pulls the plans for the film. Peter then finds himself in a small California town after a car accident takes his memory. There, the townspeople believe he is local hero Luke Trimble. Peter settles into his life at the Majestic theater, as Luke Trimble, until his memory begins to resurface and govenrment men track him down.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Also issued on DVD.
System Details Note:
VHS, Dolby surround, Dolby digital.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: Screenwriters > California > Hollywood > Drama.
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities > Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.


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