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DVD RC 569.5 S56 H64 (HEU)

 

 
Confessions of a shopaholic


Main Title: Confessions of a shopaholic [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films present ; produced by Jerry Bruckheimer ; screenplay by Tracey Jackson and Tim Firth and Kayla Alpert ; directed by P.J. Hogan


Published/Created: Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Entertainment : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2009]


Description: 1 videodisc in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in


Cast: Isla Fisher, Hugh Dancy, Krysten Ritter, Joan Cusack, John Goodman, John Lithgow, Kristin Scott Thomas


Credits: Director of photography, Jo Willems ; editor, William Goldenberg ; music, James Newton Howard ; costume designer, Patricia Field ; production designed by Kristi Zea


Summary: Rebecca Bloomwood is a young woman struggling with her debilitating obsession with shopping and the sudden collapse of her income source. She unintentionally lands a job writing for a Manhattan financial magazine after a drunken letter-mailing mix-up. Ironically, now Rebecca is writing about the very consumer caution of which she herself has not abided. Rebecca's innovative comparisons and unconventional metaphors for economics grants her critical acclaim, public success, and the admiration of her supportive boss Luke. But as she draws closer to her ultimate goal of writing for renowned fashion magazine Alette, she questions her true ambitions and must determine if overcoming her 'shopaholic' condition will bring her real happiness


Subject: Kinsella, Sophie -- Film adaptations.
Subject: Compulsive shopping -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Subject: Compulsive behavior -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Subject: Women journalists -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Subject: Financial writers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Subject: Man-woman relationships -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.


videorecording
1 videodisc in 1 can (DVD) (ca. 105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©2009,  2009, Touchstone Home Entertainment , Bubank Entertainment
Distributed by Viva Video, Inc.
AV Material ID 1000012778
 
 
 
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