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Webb City Public Library Adult DVD Patch Adams (Text) 38262300006433 Adult Videos Available -

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General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
"Double feature."
Both originally produced as motion pictures by Universal in 1998.
Patch Adams based on book: Gesundheit : good health is a laughing matter / by Hunter Doherty Adams, with Maureen Mylander. What dreams may come based on novel by Richard Matheson.
Special features: Patch Adams: "The medicinal value of laughter" (making-of featurette, 12 min.); commentary by director; outtakes. What dreams may come: commentary by director; about the visual effects; "making of" featurette; alternate ending.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Patch Adams: director, Tom Shadyac; screenplay, Steve Oedekerk. What dreams may come: director, Vincent Ward; screenplay, Ron Bass.
Participant or Performer Note:
Patch Adams: Robin Williams, Monica Potter, Philip Seymour Hoffman.
What dreams may come: Robin Wiliams, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Annabella Sciorra, Max von Sydow.
Summary, etc.:
Patch Adams: A doctor emphasizes humor in his care of patients, at risk to his career.
What dreams may come: Chris Nielsen dies and is united with his children, who died before him, in a beautiful afterlife, but must risk his own future to rescue his wife from her fate.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13 (both films).
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital; anamorphic widescreen.
Language Note:
Patch Adams in English and French, with English subtitles. What dreams may come in English, with English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Adams, Patch, 1945- > Drama.
Wit and humor in medicine > Drama.
Future life > Drama.
Genre: Medical drama.
Biographical films.

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