Wit [DVD] / HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols
DVD | HBO Home Video | 2001.
Available at Laprade DVD (DVD W) plus 2 more
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M. Woodward, Harold Pinter.
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, John Bloom ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel.
Videocassette release of the 2001 made-for-cable motion picture.
Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
Also issued on DVD.
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit.
Lloyd, Christopher, 1938-
Atkins, Eileen, 1934-
Woodward, Jonathan M.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-
Edson, Margaret, 1961-
HBO Home Video (Firm)
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