- DVD COMEDY (EAS)
Deluxe ed.; Widescreen version.
English, French or Spanish dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Peter Sellers, Shirley MacLaine, Jack Warden, Melvyn Douglas, Richard Dysart, Richard Basehart, Ruth Attaway, Dave Clennon.
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 2009
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
MPAA rating: PG.
Chance is a secluded gardener who has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with no knowledge of the world except what he has learned from television. After a run in with a limousine, he ends up a guest of Eve and her husband Ben. Ben is an influential, but sickly businessman. Now called Chauncey Gardner, Chance becomes friend and confidante to Ben, as well as an unlikely political insider.
Based on the novel by Jerzy Kosinski.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1979.
Special features: Memories from Being there (featurette); theatrical trailer.