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Title Meet Joe Black / Universal Pictures presents a City Lights Films production ; screenplay by Ron Osborn & Jeff Reno and Kevin Wade and Bo Goldman ; produced and directed by Martin Brest.

Publication Info. Universal City, CA : Universal, 2001.


Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  DVD MEET    Check Shelf
Edition Ultimate edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (approximately 300 min.) : sound, color& B&W ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet laid in container.
Note Videodisc release of the 1998 motion picture.
With: Death takes a holiday / Paramount Pictures ; originally released as a motion picture in 1934. Director, Mitchell Leisen ; not rated.
Contents Disc 1: Meet Joe Black (180 min.) -- Special features: production notes ; cast & filmmakers' biographies ; film highlights. Disc 2: Death takes a holiday (80 min.) -- Special features for Meet Joe Black: photograph montage ; spotlight on location ; theatrical trailers.
Credits Music by Thomas Newman ; editors, Joe Hutshing, Michael Tronick ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; photography, Emmanuel Lubezki.
Cast Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani, Jake Weber, Marcia Gay Harden, Jeffrey Tambor.
Performer Death takes a holiday: Fredric March, Evelyn Venable, Sir Guy Standing, Kent Taylor, Katharine Alexander, Helen Westley, Harry Travers, G.P. Huntley, Jr., Edward Van Sloan.
Summary Death appears to claim a man who bargains for more time, during which Death falls in love with his daughter.
Death takes a holiday: The Grim Reaper takes time off to find out what makes the human world tick. He eventually falls in love.
Audience Rated PG-13.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
System Details Disc 1: DVD, Dolby 5.1 and DTS surround sound; color; anamorphic widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio); dual layer. Disc 2: 2.0 mono sound; B&W; single layer.
Language In English with optional French soundtrack. Closed captioned in English; Spanish subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Pitt, Brad, 1963- Actor.
Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- Actor.
Forlani, Claire. Actor.
Weber, Jake, 1964- Actor.
Harden, Marcia Gay. Actor.
Tambor, Jeffrey, 1944-
Brest, Martin, 1951- Director.
Osborn, Ron. Screenwriter.
Reno, Jeff. Screenwriter.
Wade, Kevin. Screenwriter.
Goldman, Bo, 1932- Screenwriter.
March, Fredric, 1897-1975.
Venable, Evelyn, 1913-1993.
Standing, Guy, Sir, 1873-1937.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
City Lights Films.
Added Title Death takes a holiday (Motion picture)
ISBN 0783258372
Standard No. 025192127625
Music No. 21276 Universal
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