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Down to Earth [videorecording] / Paramount Pictures and Village Roadshow Pictures present in association with NPV Entertainment an Alphaville 3 Art Entertainment production ; a Chris Weitz & Paul Weitz film ; producers, Sean Daniel, Michael Rotenberg, James Jacks ; screenplay writers, Chris Rock, Lance Crouther & Ali LeRoi & Louis CK ; directors, Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz.

  • ISBN: 0792173066
  • Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Paramount Pictures, [2001], c2001.

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General Note: Based on the film "Heaven can wait", 1978 screenplay by Elaine May and Warren Beatty, from a play by Harry Segall.
Special features: exclusive cast & crew interviews; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer; interactive menus; scene selection.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Richard Crudo ; editor, Priscilla Nedd Friendly ; music score, Jamshied Sharifi ; costume designer, Debrae Little ; production designer, Paul Peters.
Participant or Performer Note: Chris Rock, Regina King, Mark Addy, Eugene Levy, Frankie Faison, Greg Germann, Jennifer Coolidge, Chazz Palminteri.
Summary: All Lance Barton, a struggling black comedian, wants on Earth is landing a spot at the final Amateur Night Contest at the famed Apollo Theatre. Before he can get there he dies before his time on Earth is up. Since returning to Earth in his own body is impossible, Lance gets a second chance at life - as a wealthy, callous, old white mogul.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital, Dolby surround.
Language Note: English dialogue, English or French subtitles.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Daniel, Sean. (Added Author). Rotenberg, Michael. (Added Author). Jacks, James. (Added Author). Rock, Chris. (Added Author). Crouther, Lance. (Added Author). LeRoi, Ali. (Added Author). CK, Louis. (Added Author). Weitz, Chris. (Added Author). Weitz, Paul, 1966- (Added Author). King, Regina. (Added Author). Addy, Mark, 1963- (Added Author). Levy, Eugene, 1946- (Added Author). Faison, Frankie. (Added Author). Germann, Greg. (Added Author). Coolidge, Jennifer. (Added Author). Palminteri, Chazz. (Added Author). Crudo, Richard. (Added Author). Friendly, Priscilla Nedd. (Added Author). Sharifi, Jamshied. (Added Author). Little, Debrae. (Added Author). Peters, Paul. (Added Author). Segall, Harry, 1897-1975 (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation. (Added Author). Village Roadshow Pictures. (Added Author). Alphaville Productions. (Added Author). 3 Arts Entertainment. (Added Author).


Daniel, Sean. "Down to Earth." United States : Paramount Pictures, 2001, 2001.

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