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Title:
The lathe of heaven
Author:
Loxton, David R.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
New York : Distributed by New Video, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
"George Orr is haunted by dreams that become reality. In a world where pollution has destroyed the ice caps and plagues rage unchecked, a psychiatrist sees Orr's power as a way for humanity to escape its bleak fate. But as each attempt to direct Orr's dreaming ends in failure, the doctor's obsession with playing God grows stronger."--Container.
General Note:
Originally produced in 1979.

"Based on the novel by Ursula K. Le Guin."

Special features include: Bill Moyers interview with Ursula K. Le Guin ; interactive menu ; scene selection.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
Rated TV-PG.
ISBN:
9780767026963
Format :
DVD

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The story of George Orr, haunted by dreams that become reality. In a world of destruction and uncertainty, a psychiatrist sees his power as a way for humanity to escape its bleak fate. But as each attempt fails, the psychiatrist becomes more desperate.