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Prozac Nation (2005)


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Published: [United States] : Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2005]
Description:  1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 630933557X, 0788847805,
Language:  English

Originally released as a motion picture in 2001

Based on the book by Elizabeth Wurtzel

Christina Ricci, Jason Biggs, Anne Heche, Michelle Williams, Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, Jessica Lange, Nicholas Campbell, Lou Reed, Jesse Moss

Lizzie is a prize-winning student heading off to Harvard for her freshman year, where she intends to study journalism and launch a career as a rock music critic. However, Lizzie's dysfunctional family situation includes an errant father and a neurotic, bitterly hypercritical mother who has led Lizzie to a struggle with depression. When her all-night, drug-fueled writing binges and emotional instability alienate her roommate and best friend, Ruby, as well as both her boyfriends, Lizzie seeks psychiatric counseling from Dr. Diana Sterling, who prescribes the wonder drug Prozac. Despite success as a writer and some mellowing out thanks to her medication, Lizzie begins to feel that the pills are running her life and faces some tough choices about her future

MPAA rating: R; for language, drug content, sexuality/nudity and some disturbing images

DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital, digitally mastered.


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Additional Credits:
Skjoldbjærg, Erik, 1965-
Ricci, Christina
Biggs, Jason, 1978-
Heche, Anne
Williams, Michelle, 1980-
Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan, 1977-
Larson, Nathan, 1970-
Wurtzel, Elizabeth.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)

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