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Title The book of life [videorecording] / Caroline Benjo and Carole Scotta present ; a co-production of La Sept Arte, Haut et Court and True Fiction Pictures ; produced by Thierry Cagianut, Matthew Myers ; a film by Hal Hartley. The girl from Monday / Possible Films and Mad Mad Judy present ; a Monday Company production ; a science fiction by Hal Hartley ; producers, Hal Hartley & Steve Hamilton ; written & directed by Hal Hartley.

Imprint [United States] : Olive Films, [2013]

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Description 1 videodisc (147 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note The girl from Monday originally released as a motion picture in 2005; The book of life in 1989.
Special features: Upon refelction: The book of life- the making-of; Sisters of mercy: short film by Hal Hartley; theatrical trailer; the making of The girl from Monday; theatrical trailer.
Credits The book of life: Camera, Jim Denault ; editing, Steve Hamilton.
The girl from Monday: Cinematography, Sarah Cawley Cabiya ; editor, Steve Hamilton ; music, Hal Hartley.
Cast The book of life: Martin Donovan, P.J. Harvey, Thomas Jay Ryan, Dave Simonds, Miho Nikaido, D.J. Mendel, James Urbaniak.
Performer The girl from Monday: Bill Sage, Sabrina Lloyd, Tatiana Abracos, Leo Fitzpatrick.
Summary Book of life: In this dark comedy about the Apocalypse, Jesus (Martin Donovan) arrives at JFK Airport with his assistant, Magdalena (P.J. Harvey). He transfers the "Book of Life" to computer disk and battles the Devil (Thomas Jay Ryan) for human souls, with second thoughts about whether these lives are worth saving. The girl from Monday: A girl drops into the Ocean from outer space. A being from a distant constellation called Monday, she has assumed the human form of a beautiful young woman in order to look for her missing friend.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language, some nudity and brief sexuality (The girl from Monday) MPAA rating: Not rated (The book of life).
System Details DVD, anamorphic widescreen presentation.
Subject End of the world -- Drama.
Human-alien encounters -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Science fiction films.
Added Author Hartley, Hal, 1959-
Cagianut, Thierry.
Benjo, Caroline.
Scotta, Carole.
Sage, William, 1962-
Lloyd, Sabrina, 1970-
Abra├žos, Tatiana.
Fitzpatrick, Leo, 1978-
Cawley, Sarah.
Donovan, Martin, 1950-
Harvey, Polly Jean.
Ryan, Thomas Jay.
Simonds, Dave.
Nikaido, Miho.
Mendel, D. J.
Urbaniak, James, 1963-
Myers, Matthew.
Denault, Jim, 1960-
Hamilton, Steve.
Sept/Arte (Firm)
Haut et Court (Firm)
True Fiction Pictures.
Possible Films.
Mad Mad Judy (Firm)
Monday Company (Firm)
Olive Films.
Added Title Girl from Monday.
Standard No. 887090025201
Music No. OF252 Olive Films

 
    
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