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Title GoodFellas [videorecording] / [presented by] Warner Bros. ; screenplay by Nicholas Pileggi & Martin Scorsese ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; directed by Martin Scorsese.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 1999

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Description 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround.
Language English or French (Dolby Surround Stereo) with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Cast Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino.
Credits Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; film editor, Thelma Schoonmaker.
Note Based on the book: Wiseguy / by Nicholas Pileggi.
DVD release of the 1990 motion picture.
Awards Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Pesci), 1991.
Summary Focuses on a group of men involved with organized crime while giving an inside look at the Mafia from 1955-80. Based on the life of mobster and FBI informant Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian New York kid who grows up idolizing the "wise guys" in his impoverished Brooklyn neighborhood.
Contents Side A. Part 1 of feature -- Side B. Part 2 of feature.
Note Special features: 2 commentaries: "Cast and crew" with Martin Scorsese, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco, Paul Sorvino, Frank Vincent, co-screenwriter Nicholas Pileggi, producers Irwin Winkler and Barbara De Fina, cinematographer Michael Ballhaus and editor Thelma Schoonmaker; "Cop and crook" with Henry Hill and former FBI agent Edward McDonald; "Getting made" documentary with cast and crew; "Made men: the GoodFellas legacy" documentary with cast and crew; "The workaday gangster" documentary with cast and crew; "Paper is cheaper than film:" storyboard-to-screen comparisions; theatrical trailer.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Awards Academy Awards, USA, 1991: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Joe Pesci)
Subject Hill, Henry, 1943-2012 -- Drama.
Criminals -- United States -- Biography -- Drama.
Mafia -- United States -- Drama.
Crime -- United States.
Genre/Form Gangster films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Scorsese, Martin.
Winkler, Irwin.
De Niro, Robert.
Liotta, Ray.
Pesci, Joe.
Bracco, Lorraine, 1955-
Sorvino, Paul.
Pileggi, Nicholas. Wiseguy.
Warner Bros.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Good fellas
ISBN 0790729725
9780790729725
Standard No. 085391203926
Music No. 12039 Warner Home Video

 
    
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