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Uniform Title Gin game (Motion picture : 2003)
Title The gin game / PBS Hollywood presents a KCET/Hollywood production in association with RKO Pictures/Ellen M. Krass Productions ; producer, Monica Levinson ; teleplay writer, D.L. Coburn ; director, Arvin Brown.

Publication Info. Chatsworth, Calif. : Image Entertainment, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Adult Department  DVD GIN GAME    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Main Level  DVD GIN    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen edition.
Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital stereo.
Cast Mary Tyler Moore, Dick Van Dyke.
Credits Director of photography, John W. Simmons ; editor, Tara Timpone ; music, Mike Post ; production designer, John Iacovelli.
Note Originally broadcast on PBS May 4, 2003.
Based on the play by D.L. Coburn.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A bittersweet comedy that follows the relationship that develops between nursing home residents Fonsia Dorsey and Weller Martin during a series of gin games. As the games progress, their ailments, misfortunes, and losses are exposed in funny, honest, and increasingly heated moments, and what begins as a tentative friendship quickly turns into a battle of wills.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Nursing home residents -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Card games -- Drama.
Older people -- Drama.
Friendship -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Levinson, Monica.
Coburn, D. L.
Brown, Arvin.
Moore, Mary Tyler, 1936-
Van Dyke, Dick.
Simmons, John W.
Timpone, Tara, 1962-
Post, Mike.
Iacovelli, John.
PBS Hollywood (Firm)
KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
Hollywood Productions (Firm)
RKO Pictures (1978-1987)
Ellen M. Krass Productions (Firm)
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 014381015829
Music No. ID158KEDVD Image Entertainment
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