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Title Derailroaded [videorecording] : inside the mind of Larry 'Wild Man' Fischer / produced by Jeremy Lubin ; directed by Josh Rubin.

Publication Info. Oaks, PA : Distributed by MVD Visual, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD  New Shelf  MA FISC DER F95DVD    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 leaflet
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System Details DVD, all regions, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language In English.
Note Title from container.
Performer Featuring: Wild Man Fischer, Frank Zappa, Bill Mumy, Weird Al Yankovic, Mark Mothersbaugh of Devo, Dr. Demento, Gail Zappa and Solomon Burke.
Credits Music, Wild Man Fischer ; director of photography, Bryan Newman ; editor, Howard Leder.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary In this shocking and sensitive exploratory journey through the thunderstorms of the mind of paranoid-schizophrenic Larry 'Wild Man' Fischer, viewers follow his discordant encounters in the music business. Institutionalized at the age of sixteen after attacking his mother with a knife, Fischer wandered the mean streets of LA singing his unique brand of songs for ten cents a pop to passersby. He was discovered by Frank Zappa, with whom he cut his first record album. Includes outtakes, and more.
Note Bonus features: deleted scenes; outtakes; Rudy Ray Moore interview; two commentaries with Larry Fischer and filmmakers.
Subject Fischer, Wild Man.
Musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Mentally ill -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Documentary films.
Added Author Fischer, Wild Man.
Lubin, Jeremy.
Rubin, Josh.
MVD Visual (Firm)
Standard No. 760137528395
Music No. MVD5283D MVD Visual

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