|aStranger than fiction|h[videorecording] /|cColumbia Pictures and Mandate Pictures present a Three Strange Angels production ; produced by Lindsay Doran ; written by Zach Helm ; directed by Marc Forster.
|aCulver City, Calif. :|bSony Pictures Home Entertainment ;|aTaipei :|bWei Han,|c
|a1 videodisc (112 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aDirector of photography, Roberto Schaefer ; editor, Matt Chesse ; music, Britt Daniel, Brian Reitzell ; original music, Max Richter ; costume designer, Frank L. Fleming ; production designer, Kevin Thompson.
|aWill Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah, Emma Thompson.
|aKay Effiel is an author writing her latest novel. Her story revovles about an isolated man named Harold Crick. What she doesn't know is that her fictionalized character is real. Harold is an IRS agent who has lived a dull existence. One day he begins to hear Karen's voice as she narrates what she is putting down on paper. Harold enlists the help of a literary professor to find out what is happening and ends up changing things about his life. He begins to have a relationship with his IRS client, a government-hating bakery owner named Ana Pascal. Harold, however, finds trouble when he hears that Karen plans to kill him.
|aMPAA rating: PG-13; for some disturbing images, sexuality, brief language and nudity.
|aDVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, DSS.
|aEnglish or French dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.