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Title Get Shorty [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents ; a Jersey Films production ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.

Imprint Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [1997]

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 GDL Montrose Library DVD    GET    Available
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Credits Production design, Peter Larkin ; director of photography, Don Peterman ; music, John Lurie.
Cast John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Dennis Farina.
Summary Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster, so when "business" takes him to Los Angeles to collect a debt from down and out filmmaker Harry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue; with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Gangsters -- United States -- Drama
Motion picture producers and directors -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama
Genre/Form Comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Sonnenfeld, Barry
DeVito, Danny.
Travolta, John, 1954-
Hackman, Gene
Russo, Rene.
Leonard, Elmore, 1925-2013-
Farina, Dennis, 1944-2013
MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0792833279
9780792833277
Standard No. 027616603692
Music No. 906036 MGM Home Entertainment

 
    
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