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Mask (2004, original release: 1985)
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Call Number DVD/DRAMA/MASK


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Published: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2004], c1985
Edition:  Director's cut
Description:  1 videodisc (ca. 127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9780783279435, 0783279434,
Language:  English


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Originally released as a motion picture in 1985

Special features: interview with director Peter Bogdonovich; never-before-released original soundtrack

Cher, Sam Elliott, Eric Stoltz, Estelle Getty, Richard A. Dysart, Laura Dern, Micole Mercurio, Harry Carey, Jr

The true story of Rocky Dennis, a personable young man who has craniodiaphyseal dysplasia, a fatal disease which causes hideous facial disfigurement. Rocky is the son of biker Rusty and he is accepted without question by his mom's boyfriends and her cycle buddies, but treated with pity and disgust by much of the outside world. The local high school principal doesn't want to enroll Rocky, but Rusty fights for her son's rights. Rocky eventually falls in love with Diana, a blind girl who cannot see his deformity and is entranced by the boy's kindness and compassion

MPAA rating: PG-13

DVD, Region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono, DTS

English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned

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Additional Credits:
Starger, Martin
Phelan, Anna Hamilton
Bogdanovich, Peter, 1939-
Cher, 1946-
Elliott, Sam, 1944-
Stoltz, Eric, 1961-
Getty, Estelle
Dysart, Richard
Dern, Laura
Mercurio, Micole
Carey, Harry, Jr., 1921-2012.
Universal Pictures (Firm)

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