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The Resource The couch trip, an Orion Pictures release ; a Lawrence Gordon production ; a Michael Ritchie film ; screenplay by Steven Kampmann & Will Porter and Sean Stein ; produced by Lawrence Gordon ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (videorecording)

The couch trip, an Orion Pictures release ; a Lawrence Gordon production ; a Michael Ritchie film ; screenplay by Steven Kampmann & Will Porter and Sean Stein ; produced by Lawrence Gordon ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (videorecording)

Label
The couch trip
Title
The couch trip
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; a Lawrence Gordon production ; a Michael Ritchie film ; screenplay by Steven Kampmann & Will Porter and Sean Stein ; produced by Lawrence Gordon ; directed by Michael Ritchie
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
John Burns is an inmate of the Cicero County Correctional Facility for the Criminally Insane who intercepts a call to his psychiatrist and fraudulently accepts an offer to replace a stressed-out celebrity shrink as a host of a call-in radio show. He successfully escapes from the facility. In three days, the ratings skyrocket and he becomes a hot item
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Michael Colombier ; editing, Richard A. Harris ; director of photography, Donald E. Thorin
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English; English, French and Spanish subtitles available
  • Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Dan Aykroyd, Charles Grodin, Donna Dixon, Walter Matthau, David Clennon, Richard Romanus, Arye Gross
Runtime
96
Series statement
MGM DVD
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The couch trip, an Orion Pictures release ; a Lawrence Gordon production ; a Michael Ritchie film ; screenplay by Steven Kampmann & Will Porter and Sean Stein ; produced by Lawrence Gordon ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Based on a novel by Ken Kolb
  • Videodisc release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52272029
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.)
Isbn
9780792855057
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1004362
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52272029
System details
DVD; stereo., Dolby digital, English 5.1 Surround, English Dolby Surround, French Dolby Surround
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The couch trip, an Orion Pictures release ; a Lawrence Gordon production ; a Michael Ritchie film ; screenplay by Steven Kampmann & Will Porter and Sean Stein ; produced by Lawrence Gordon ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Based on a novel by Ken Kolb
  • Videodisc release of the 1988 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52272029
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.)
Isbn
9780792855057
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1004362
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52272029
System details
DVD; stereo., Dolby digital, English 5.1 Surround, English Dolby Surround, French Dolby Surround
Video recording format
laserdisc

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