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Title Anatomy of an illness [electronic resource] / Hamner Productions, Inc. ; directed by Richard T. Heffron ; produced by Peter J. Thompson ; teleplay by Lawrence Roman.

Imprint [Minneapolis, Minn.] : Mill Creek Entertainment, [2006]


Note Downloadable video file.
Title from title screen (viewed on Feb. 22, 2007).
Based on the book by Norman Cousins.
Originally broadcast on television in 1984.
Access Digital content provided by OverDrive; access may be restricted to users at subscribing institutions.
Credits Director of photography, Stevan Larner ; film editor, Scott C. Eyler ; art director, William Campbell ; music by Brad Fiedel.
Cast Edward Asner, Eli Wallach, Millie Perkins, David Ogden Stiers.
Summary Dramatization of the true story of Norman Cousins, editor of The Saturday review, who refused to accept the bleak prognosis for a degenerative spinal illness and battles it with unconventional methods, including humor.
Audience Rated PG.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: OverDrive Media Console (file size: 504328KB).
Subject Cousins, Norman -- Drama.
Collagen diseases -- Patients -- United States -- Drama.
Holistic medicine -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films
Made-for-TV movies
Added Author Heffron, Richard, 1930-
Thompson, Peter J.
Roman, Lawrence.
Asner, Edward.
Wallach, Eli, 1915-2014-
Perkins, Millie, 1938-
Stiers, David Ogden.
Cousins, Norman. Anatomy of an illness.
Hamner Productions, Inc.
Mill Creek Entertainment.
OverDrive, Inc.
ISBN (downloadable video : OverDrive Video)

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