Melvin Goes To Dinner

Overview

Bob Odenkirk directs the big-screen adaptation of a one-act play by Michael Blieden, Melvin Goes to Dinner. The film makes its debut on DVD with a widescreen transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed captions on this release. Supplemental materials include a commentary track recorded by Odenkirk, Blieden, and others associated with the film's production. Scenes from the original play ...
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Overview

Bob Odenkirk directs the big-screen adaptation of a one-act play by Michael Blieden, Melvin Goes to Dinner. The film makes its debut on DVD with a widescreen transfer that preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed captions on this release. Supplemental materials include a commentary track recorded by Odenkirk, Blieden, and others associated with the film's production. Scenes from the original play and a PDF version of the script round out this excellent release from Showtime.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Commentary by Bob Odenkirk, Michael Blieden, and the cast; Commentary by Bob Odenkirk, Michael Blieden, Michael Penn, the producers, and the cinematographer; "The Frank International Film Festival": New comedy short from Bob Odenkirk, featuring Frde Armisen ("Saturday Night Live") and Mike White (School of Rock, The Good Girl); Scenes from the original stage play; Complete shooting script in PDF format; Letterbox format
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/1/2005
  • UPC: 829567021323
  • Original Release: 2003
  • Rating:

  • Source: Arts Alliance Amer
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Time: 1:23:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 77,590

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Michael Blieden Melvin
Stephanie Courtney Alex
Matthew Price Joey
Annabelle Gurwitch Sarah
Kathleen Roll Waitress
Maura Tierney Leslie
James Gunn Scott
Technical Credits
Bob Odenkirk Director, Co-producer
Averi Bell Costumes/Costume Designer
Michael Blieden Co-producer, Editor, Screenwriter
Van A. Hayden Asst. Director
Michael Krantz Production Designer
Erik Magnus Sound/Sound Designer
Naomi Odenkirk Producer
Missy Parker Art Director, Set Decoration/Design
D.J. Paul Producer
Michael Penn Score Composer
Jeff Sussman Producer
Alex Vendler Cinematographer
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Opening Credits
2. Late for Dinner
3. Alex in L.A.
4. No Possible Way
5. The Religion Thing
6. Phyro-Giants
7. Different Conversation
8. Site Visit
9. Houston
10. Lunch With Keith
11. Hosing Off a Horse
12. Nicotine
13. Sarah's Confession
14. Parting
15. Just the Good Part
16. End Credits
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Program...
   Scene Selections...
   Special Features...
      The Frank International Film Festival
      Scenes From Phyro-Giants!
      Commentary With Bob Odenkirk, Michael Blieden, and Cast Members
      Commentary With Bob Odenkirk, Michael Blieden, the Producers, Cinemetographer and Composer
      Original Screenplay
   Promos...
      Available on Home Video: The Slaughter Rule
      Available on Home Video: Swimming
      Available on Home Video: Mule Skinner Blues
      Available on Home Video: Searching for Paradise
      Available on Home Video: The Hired Hand
      Sundance Film Series: Sundance Film Series Trailer
      Sundance Film Series: The Other Side of the Bed
      Sundance Film Series: In This World
      Sundance Film Series: Dopamine
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