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The Resource Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film, (videorecording)

Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film, (videorecording)

Label
Get Shorty
Title
Get Shorty
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfrespa
  • eng
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
Cataloging source
MCP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production design, Peter Larkin ; screenplay, Scott Frank ; producer, Danny DeVito ; director, Barry Sonnenfeld ; music, John Lurie
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some violence
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1925-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sonnenfeld, Barry
  • DeVito, Danny
  • Travolta, John
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Russo, Rene
  • Leonard, Elmore
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
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  • Gangsters
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Technique
live action
Label
Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1995
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm38148334
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792833277
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.,
Publisher number
906036
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 267391
System details
Double sided DVD: Side A widescreen, side B fullscreen
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1995
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm38148334
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792833277
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.,
Publisher number
906036
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 267391
System details
Double sided DVD: Side A widescreen, side B fullscreen
Video recording format
laserdisc

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