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Captive comedies : 8 movie collection, (videorecording)

Label
Captive comedies : 8 movie collection
Title
Captive comedies
Title remainder
8 movie collection
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Hollywood homicide: A veteran police detective Gavilan and his rookie partner Calden are no exception to the rule that in Hollywood, no one is really who they want to be. Between Gavilan's struggling real estate business and Calden's fledgling acting career and yoga instruction, they've got a major murder case to solve. With both Internal Affairs and their prime suspect on their tails, both have to infiltrate the dangerous world of the hip-hop recording industry
  • Lone star state of mind: With a couple of grand in the bank and a dream in their heart, Earl and Baby plan their escape from their hometown in Bennett, Texas. They are heading to Los Angeles. But Earl's dim-witted cousin, an ex-con and an angry drug lord are threatening to derail their plans. With just 48 hours to straighten out this mess, Earl finds himself smack dab in the middle of an even bigger mess
  • The freshman: A naive student freshly arrived in New York City accepts a delivery job involving a shady businessman and a large lizard, eventually running afoul of an eccentric chef and the FBI
  • A fine mess: While making a movie at a racetrack, lady-crazed actor, con-artist and all-around bungler Spence Holden, stumbles on two goofball thugs Turnip and Binky doping a race horse. When the two hoods discover Spence's plan to obtain some quick loot, the chase is on
  • Hudson Hawk: The world's best cat burglar is out of prison and ready to go straight. But the mob and the CIA conspire to blackmail him and his friend into stealing three DaVinci masterpieces from the Vatican Museum
  • Cops & Robbersons: A comedy about a mild-mannered accountant whose dreams of being a supercop come to life when his suburban home is used for an extended stake-out
  • Excess baggage: A crash course in kidnappings, car thefts and other rituals of dating, this offbeat adventure is about a poor little rich girl and the car thief who steals her heart. Desperate for attention, Emily Hope stages her own kidnapping. But before Emily can enjoy a happy reunion with her father, her car gets stolen -- with Emily still inside
  • Life without Dick: When Colleen, an artist, is convinced that her boyfriend is cheating on her, she decides to put a stop to it. The gun she threatens him with accidentally goes off, and now with her boyfriend dead and in her basement, she hooks up with Daniel. Daniel is a singer and an assassin, who just can't seem to bring himself to actually kill anyone. When Colleen learns that Daniel was to kill her boyfriend, and Daniel discovers the boyfriend is dead already, its a match made in Mafia heaven
Related
Cataloging source
LCS
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
  • Hollywood homicide: Harrison Ford, Josh Harnett, Lena Olin, Bruce Greenwood, Isaiah Washington, Lolita Davidovich, Keith David, Master P, Gladys Knight, Lou Diamond Phillips, Dwight Yoakam, Martin Landau
  • The freshman: Marlon Brando, Matthew Broderick, Bruno Kirby, Penelope Ann Miller, Frank Whaley, Jon Polito, Paul Benedict, Richard Gant, Kenneth Welsh, Pamela Payton-Wright, B.D. Wong, Maximilian Schell
  • Lone star state of mind: Joshua Jackson, Jaime King, Matthew Hurst, John Mellencamp, D.J. Qualls
  • A fine mess: Ted Danson, Howie Mandel, Richard Mulligan, Stuart Margolin, Maria Conchita Alonso, Jennifer Edwards, Paul Sorvino
  • Hudson Hawk: Bruce Willis, Danny Aiello, Andie MacDowell, Sandra Bernhard, James Coburn
  • Cops & Robbersons: Chevy Chase, Jack Palance, Dianne Wiest, Robert Davi, David Barry Gray, Jason James Richter
  • Excess baggage: Alicia Silverstone, Benicio Del Toro, Christopher Walken, Jack Thompson, Nicholas Turturro, Harry Connick, Jr
  • Life without Dick: Sarah Jessica Parker, Harry Connick, Jr., Johnny Knoxville, Teri Garr, Craig Ferguson, Ever Carradine, Claudia Schiffer, Geoffrey Blake, John Eddins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1978-
  • 1956-
  • 1944-
  • 1962-
  • 1928-2017
  • 1962-
  • 1949-2006
  • 1963-
  • 1938-2008
  • 1944-
  • 1941-
  • 1978-
  • 1979-
  • 1978-
  • 1976-
  • 1951-
  • 1978-
  • 1947-
  • 1932-2000
  • 1957-
  • 1955-
  • 1933-
  • 1919-2006
  • 1967-
  • 1943-
  • 1940-
  • 1967-
  • 1971-
  • 1952-
  • 1962-
  • 1962-
  • 1945-
  • 1922-2010
  • 1957-
  • 1938-2001
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, Harrison
  • Hartnett, Josh
  • Olin, Lena
  • Greenwood, Bruce
  • Washington, Isaiah
  • Davidovich, Lolita
  • David, Keith
  • Master P
  • Knight, Gladys
  • Phillips, Lou Diamond
  • Yoakam, Dwight
  • Landau, Martin
  • Brando, Marlon
  • Broderick, Matthew
  • Kirby, Bruno
  • Miller, Penelope Ann
  • Whaley, Frank
  • Polito, Jon
  • Benedict, Paul
  • Gant, Richard
  • Welsh, Kenneth
  • Payton-Wright, Pamela
  • Wong, B. D
  • Schell, Maximilian
  • Jackson, Joshua
  • King, Jaime
  • Davis, Matthew
  • Hurst, Ryan
  • Mellencamp, John
  • Qualls, DJ
  • Danson, Ted
  • Mandel, Howie
  • Mulligan, Richard
  • Margolin, Stuart
  • Alonso, Maria Conchita
  • Edwards, Jennifer
  • Sorvino, Paul
  • Willis, Bruce
  • Aiello, Danny
  • MacDowell, Andie
  • Coburn, James
  • Chase, Chevy
  • Palance, Jack
  • Wiest, Dianne
  • Davi, Robert
  • Silverstone, Alicia
  • Toro, Benicio del
  • Walken, Christopher
  • Thompson, Jack
  • Turturro, Nicholas
  • Connick, Harry
  • Parker, Sarah Jessica
  • Knoxville, Johnny
  • Garr, Teri
  • Ferguson, Craig
  • Carradine, Ever
  • Schiffer, Claudia
  • Blake, Geoffrey
  • Eddins, John
  • Shelton, Ron
  • Bergman, Andrew
  • Semel, David
  • Edwards, Blake
  • Lehmann, Michael
  • Ritchie, Michael
  • Brambilla, Marco
  • Skahill, Bix
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Immortal Entertainment
  • Happy Daggar Pictures (Firm)
  • Columbia Pictures
  • First Kiss Productions (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Bedford Falls Company
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Revolution Studios
  • Columbia Pictures Industries
Runtime
770
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murder for hire
  • Artists
  • Automobile theft
  • Kidnapping
  • Carjacking
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Police patrol
  • Burglars
  • Ex-convicts
  • Receiving stolen goods
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Texas
  • Organized crime
  • Endangered species
  • Estudiantes
  • Relaciones industriales
  • Homicide investigation
  • Music trade
  • Hollywood (Los Angeles, Calif.)
  • Families
  • Motion pictures
  • Doping in horse racing
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
Technique
live action
Label
Captive comedies : 8 movie collection, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Hollywood homicide (2003) (116 min.) / Revolution Studios presents a Pitt/Shelton production, a film by Ron Shelton ; producers, Lou Pitt, Ron Shelton ; writers, Robert Souza, Ron Shelton ; director, Ron Shelton -- The freshman (1990) (103 min.) / Tri-Star Pictures presents ; a Lobell/Bergman production ; produced by Mike Lobell ; written and directed by Andrew Bergman -- Lone star state of mind (2002) (88 min.) / TriStar presents a Bedford Falls Company production a film by David Semel ; producers, Lisa Moiselle, Robin Budd, Steven Pearl ; writer, Trevor Munson ; director, David Semel -- A fine mess (1986) (90 min.) / Columbia Pictures ; produced by Tony Adams ; written and directed by Blake Edwards -- Hudson Hawk (1991) (100 min.) / Tri-Star Pictures presents a Silver Pictures/Ace Bone production ; story by Bruce Willis & Robert Kraft ; screenplay by Steven E. de Souza and Daniel Waters ; produced by Joel Silver ; directed by Michael Lehmann -- Cops and Robbersons (1994) (93 min.) / TriStar Pictures presents a Channel production ; written by Bernie Somers ; produced by Ned Tanen, Nancy Graham Tanen, Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Michael Ritchie -- Excess baggage (1997) (101 min.) / Columbia Pictures presents a First Kiss production ; a Marco Brambilla film ; produced by Bill Borden, Carolyn Kessler ; story by Max D. Adams ; screenplay by Max D. Adams and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; directed by Marco Brambilla -- Life without Dick (2002) (96 min.) / TriStar Pictures presents an Immortal Entertainment Happy Dagger Pictures production ; producers, Matthew Weaver, Emily Stevens, Happy Walters ; written & directed by Bix Skahill
Control code
ocn881158621
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (787 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904531483
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o881158621
  • (OCoLC)881158621
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Captive comedies : 8 movie collection, (videorecording)
Publication
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Hollywood homicide (2003) (116 min.) / Revolution Studios presents a Pitt/Shelton production, a film by Ron Shelton ; producers, Lou Pitt, Ron Shelton ; writers, Robert Souza, Ron Shelton ; director, Ron Shelton -- The freshman (1990) (103 min.) / Tri-Star Pictures presents ; a Lobell/Bergman production ; produced by Mike Lobell ; written and directed by Andrew Bergman -- Lone star state of mind (2002) (88 min.) / TriStar presents a Bedford Falls Company production a film by David Semel ; producers, Lisa Moiselle, Robin Budd, Steven Pearl ; writer, Trevor Munson ; director, David Semel -- A fine mess (1986) (90 min.) / Columbia Pictures ; produced by Tony Adams ; written and directed by Blake Edwards -- Hudson Hawk (1991) (100 min.) / Tri-Star Pictures presents a Silver Pictures/Ace Bone production ; story by Bruce Willis & Robert Kraft ; screenplay by Steven E. de Souza and Daniel Waters ; produced by Joel Silver ; directed by Michael Lehmann -- Cops and Robbersons (1994) (93 min.) / TriStar Pictures presents a Channel production ; written by Bernie Somers ; produced by Ned Tanen, Nancy Graham Tanen, Ronald L. Schwary ; directed by Michael Ritchie -- Excess baggage (1997) (101 min.) / Columbia Pictures presents a First Kiss production ; a Marco Brambilla film ; produced by Bill Borden, Carolyn Kessler ; story by Max D. Adams ; screenplay by Max D. Adams and Dick Clement & Ian La Frenais ; directed by Marco Brambilla -- Life without Dick (2002) (96 min.) / TriStar Pictures presents an Immortal Entertainment Happy Dagger Pictures production ; producers, Matthew Weaver, Emily Stevens, Happy Walters ; written & directed by Bix Skahill
Control code
ocn881158621
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (787 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
683904531483
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o881158621
  • (OCoLC)881158621
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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