Bruce Almighty [videorecording] /
by Shadyac, Tom; Carrey, Jim; Brubaker, James D; Bostick, Michael; Koren, Steven Wayne; O'Keefe, Mark; Oedekerk, Steve; Freeman, Morgan; Aniston, Jennifer; Hall, Philip Baker; Bell, Catherine; Walter, Lisa Ann; Carell, Steven; Semler, Dean; Hill, Scott; Debney, John; Universal Pictures (Firm); Spyglass Entertainment (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, c2003Edition: Full screen version (1.33:1).Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.ISBN: 0783280173 :.Language note: English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.Title notes: $20.00 10-2004 (SPM)BRA $20.00 5/8/2008Subject(s): Television journalists -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Drama | God -- Drama | Discontent -- Drama | Descontento | Feature films | Comedy films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: Jim Carrey, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Aniston, Philip Baker Hall, Catherine Bell, Lisa Ann Walter, Steven Carell, Nora Dunn, Eddie Jemison.Summary: Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
After a bad day at work, a man suddenly gets a new job -- as the world's new Heavenly Father -- in this comedy. Bruce Nolan (Jim Carrey) is a television reporter working in Buffalo, NY, who has been growing increasingly dissatisfied with his existence, and after an especially bad day, he flies into a rage and curses God for making his life miserable. To Bruce's great surprise, the Supreme Being Himself (Morgan Freeman) appears, and tries to convince Bruce of the enormity of his task. Bruce, however, isn't buying it, so God gives him a chance to find out what he's up against; God bestows all of his powers on Bruce for a week, to see how he'd handle things. At first, Bruce has a great time bending the world around him to his will, much to the puzzlement of his girlfriend, Grace (Jennifer Aniston), but after six days God stops by to remind Bruce he hasn't done much to make the Earth a better place. Disappointed, God presents Bruce with an ultimatum -- he has one day to improve the world in a concrete way, or God will toss the planet back into the void. Bruce Almighty was directed by Tom Shadyac, who previously teamed with Jim Carrey for Liar, Liar and Ace Ventura: Pet Detective. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
Special features: not-to-be missed deleted scenes; outrageous bloopers & blunders; extraordinary audio insights; the process of Jim; outtakes; feature commentary with director Tom Shadyac; DVD-ROM features; cast and filmmakers.
Director of photography, Dean Semler ; editor, Scott Hill ; music, John Debney ; costume designer, Judy Ruskin Howell ; production designer, Linda DeScenna ; visual effects supervisor, Bill Taylor.
Jim Carrey, Morgan Freeman, Jennifer Aniston, Philip Baker Hall, Catherine Bell, Lisa Ann Walter, Steven Carell, Nora Dunn, Eddie Jemison.
Bruce Nolan is a discontented TV reporter who believes the entire universe is stacked against him. After a bad day, Bruce flies into a rage and blames God for making his life so miserable. God responds by endowing Bruce with all of His divine powers and challenges him to take on "The Big Job" to see if he can do it any better.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language, sexual content, and some crude humor.
DVD, Region 1 encoding, stereo., surround, digitally recorded.
English, French or Spanish dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned.
$20.00 10-2004 (SPM)
BRA $20.00 5/8/2008