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Mystery men  Cover Image DVD DVD

Mystery men / Universal Pictures and Lawrence Gordon present ; A Golar / Lloyd Levin / Dark Horse production ; directed by Kinka Usher ; written by Neil Cuthbert ; produced by Lawrence Gordon, Mike Richardson, Lloyd Levin.


A group of would-be superheroes with questionable abilities find themselves looking for a way to make headlines and achieve success and fame. When the city's favorite hero, Captain Amazing, is kidnapped by his arch enemy, the evil Casanova Frankenstein, the second-rate heroes seize the opportunity and band together for a rescue mission.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780783239606
  • ISBN: 0783239602
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen edition.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios, 1999.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format (1.85:1).
Based on the comic book series : Flaming Carrot / by Bob Burden.
Title from film.
Special features: optional audio commentary by director Kinka Usher; "Spotlight on location" making-of featurette (18 min.); deleted scenes (20 min.); "Universal soundtrack presentation" music video (6 min.); music highlights; Mystery Men origin notes.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Stephen H. Burum ; edited by Conrad Buff ; music, Stephen Warbeck.
Participant or Performer Note:
Hank Azaria, Claire Forlani, Janeane Garofalo, Greg Kinnear, William H. Macy, Kel Mitchell, Lena Olin, Paul Reubens, Geoffrey Rush, Ben Stiller, Wes Studi, Tom Waits.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Dolby digital surround 5.1 English; Dolby surround French; 1.85:1 anamorphic widescreen; dual layer.
Language Note:
In English or dubbed French.
Closed captioned.
Subject: Heroes > Drama.
Superheroes > Drama.
Rescues > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings.
Parody films.
Action and adventure films.
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 8 of 9 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Rolla Public.


  • 0 current holds with 9 total copies.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Rolla Public Library DVDMOVIE MYS (Text) 38256101872558 Adult DVD Available -

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