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WSR Detailed DVD Review
Serving Sara
Genre: Comedy

Reviewed In Issue 71 (Apr 2003) Of Widescreen Review®

Matthew Perry, Elizabeth Hurley, Bruce Campbell, Vincent Pastore, Jerry Stiller, Amy Adams, Joe Viterelli & Cedric The Entertainer

WSR Review Scores
WSR Picture Rating: 4
DD Sound Rating: 3
DTS Sound Rating: NA
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Critics' Composite Score: 2
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Special Features
Includes audio commentary by director Reginald Hudlin; a 19-minute behind the scenes featurette; three outtakes, two deleted scenes, and three extended or alternate scenes with optional commentary; and the theatrical trailer.

 DVD General Information

(Studio/Distributor): Paramount Home Entertainment
(Catalog Number): 33991
(MPAA Rating): PG13
(Rating Reason):

Crude humor, sexual content, and language
(Retail Price): $29.99
(DVD Type): Single Side, Dual Layer (DVD9)
(Widescreen Edition): Yes
(Full Screen Edition): No
(Anamorphic Widescreen): Yes
(Running Time In Minutes): 100
(Color Type): Color
(Chaptered/Scene Access): Yes
(Closed Captioned): Yes
(Regional Coding): 1
(Theatrical Year): 2002
(Theatrical Release): Yes
(Direct-To-Video Release): No
(DVD Release Date): 01/28/03
(THX® Digitally Mastered): No

 Credits Information

(Director): Reginald Hudlin
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  WSR Narrative Review
Special Notes:
Also available in a separate 1.33:1 (4:3) modified full screen edition.

Story Synopsis:
Process server, Joe Tyler (Perry) has one last chance to make good with his boss, except his job isn

DVD Picture:
The anamorphically enhanced 1.78:1 DVD exhibits a picture that is bright, with sharp and detailed images. Colors are fully saturated, with accurate fleshtones and deep blacks. Contrast and shadow delineation are also quite nicely balanced. There is only some minor edge enhancement and occasional pixelization that can distract from otherwise excellent image quality. (Suzanne Hodges)

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