The life and death of Peter Sellers / HBO Films presents in association with BBC Films a DeMann Entertainment and Company Pictures Production, a film by Stephen Hopkins ; produced by Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely ; directed by Stephen Hopkins

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Subjects: Male actors--Drama
Men--Conduct of life--Drama
Feature films
Biographical films
Sellers, Peter, 1925-1980--Drama
Formats: Video Recording, DVD
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English, Summary is in English, Summary is in French, Summary is in Spanish, English (translated from), French, Spanish
Audience: Adult, Not rated
Published: [United States] : HBO Home Video ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2005]
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Added Titles: Lewis, Roger, 1960- Life and death of Peter Sellers
Additional Authors: Hopkins, Stephen, 1959-
Bosanquet, Simon, 1948-
Markus, Christopher
McFeely, Stephen
Rush, Geoffrey, 1951-
Theron, Charlize
Lithgow, John, 1945-
Margolyes, Miriam
Fry, Stephen, 1957-
Levy, Peter
Hartley, Richard, composer
HBO Films
BBC Films
DeMann Entertainment
Company Pictures (Firm)
HBO Video (Firm)
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Notes: ISBN: 0783130414
UPC: 026359236822
UPC: 026359283321
Videorecording number: 92833HBO Video
Videorecording number: 92368HBO Video
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
English dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles
Cast: Geoffrey Rush, Charlize Theron, John Lithgow, Miriam Margolyes, Stephen Fry, Henry Goodman, Steve Pemberton, Sonia Aquino, Stanely Tucci, Emily Watson
Credits: Director of photography, Peter Levy ; art director, John Ralph ; editor, John Smith ; music, Richard Hartley ; costume designer, Jill Taylor ; production designer, Norman Garwood ; visual effects producer, Andrew Fowler
Based on the book by Roger Lewis
Not rated
Summary: Peter Sellers was one of the most gifted British comic actors of his time, perfectly moving from costume to costume and accent to accent in a series of films that ranged from brilliant to awful. Despite his brilliance as an actor, Sellers led a deeply disturbing personal life. The actor is best remembered as Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther movies. Despite his Hollywood success, Peter Sellers' comic virtuosity belied a troubled private life
Golden Globes, USA, 2005: Golden Globe - Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television; Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or a Motion Picture Made for Television (Geoffrey Rush)
Special features: audio commentary with actor Geoffrey Rush and director Stephen Hopkins; audio commentary with writers Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely; featurette: "Making the life and death of Peter Sellers."
IMC copies 1, 2 given by Brad Stafford in memory of Frances S. Stafford
Donation Info: Honoree : Stafford, Frances S
Donor : Stafford, Brad
OCLC Number: 59109982
ISBN/ISSN: 0783130414