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Shallow Hal [videorecording] / Twentieth Century Fox presents ; a Conundrum Entertainment production ; produced by Bradley Thomas, Charles B. Wessler, Bobby Farrelly & Peter Farrelly ; written by Sean Moynihan & Peter Farrelly & Bobby Farrelly ; directed by Bobby Farelly & Peter Farrelly.

Farrelly, Bobby, 1958- (film producer,, film director,, screenwriter.). Farrelly, Peter, (film director,, film producer,, screenwriter.). Thomas, Bradley, (film producer.). Wessler, Charles B., (film producer.). Moynihan, Sean, (screenwriter.). Paltrow, Gwyneth, 1972- (actor.). Black, Jack, 1969- (actor.). Alexander, Jason, 1959- (actor.). Kirby, Rene, (actor.). McGill, Bruce, 1950- (actor.). Robbins, Anthony, (actor.). Ward, Susan, 1976- (actor.). Gesner, Zen, 1970- (actor.). Carpenter, Russell, 1950- (director of photography.). Greenbury, Christopher, (editor of moving image work.). Bartholomew, Sidney J., Jr., 1953-2008 (production designer.). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation, (presenter.). Conundrum Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., (publisher.). Gwyneth Paltrow, Jack Black, Jason Alexander, Rene Kirby, Bruce McGill, Tony Robbins, Susan Ward, Zen Gesner. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 14 of 14 copies available at NC Cardinal. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Harnett County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Harnett County Main Library DVD F Sha (Text) 33630005038661 Adult Video Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (113 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2002

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Re-released in 2010 with the same technical specifications and special features.
Bonus features: Full-length audio commentary by directors Bobby Farrelly and Peter Farrelly ; 11 deleted scenes with optional Farrelly Brothers commentary ; HBO "Making of" special ; Comedy Central's Reel Comedy: Shallow Hal ; music video "Wall in your Heart" by Shelby Lynne ; "Seeing through the layers" makeup featurette ; "In at the deep end with Shallow Hal" stunts featurette ; original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Russell Carpenter ; editor, Christopher Greenbury ; music composer, Ivy ; production designer, Sidney J. Bartholomew, Jr.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gwyneth Paltrow, Jack Black, Jason Alexander, Rene Kirby, Bruce McGill, Tony Robbins, Susan Ward, Zen Gesner.
Summary, etc.:
Following the advice of his dying father, Hal dates only physically beautiful women. One day, he runs into a self-help guru who hypnotises him into recognizing only the inner beauty of women. Hal then meets Rosemary, a grossly obese woman who Hal sees as a vision of loveliness. Will their relationship survive when Hal's equally shallow friend undoes the hypnosis and Hal sees the real Rosemary?
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for language and sexual content.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, 5.1 Dolby digital surround or Dolby surround.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue, English subtitles; closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Superficiality > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Obesity > Drama.
Perception > Drama.
Relaciones hombre-mujer > Teatro.
Genre: Romantic comedy films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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