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The Resource Semi-pro, New Line Cinema presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Scot Armstrong ; directed by Kent Alterman, (videorecording)

Semi-pro, New Line Cinema presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Scot Armstrong ; directed by Kent Alterman, (videorecording)

Label
Semi-pro
Title
Semi-pro
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Scot Armstrong ; directed by Kent Alterman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
1970s, Flint, Michigan. Jackie Moon is a former pop sensation who somehow made enough money from a couple of hit records to buy Flint's semi-pro basketball team, the Tropics. The team consists of a bunch of disorganized losers with one genuine talent named Coffee Black. Despite knowing little about the game, Jackie is the Tropics' coach as well as a player. His greater love involves coming up with bizarre marketing stunts to draw in an audience. His stunts include wrestling a bear and attempting a motorcycle jump over a line of cheerleaders. When the league plans to merge with the NBA and in order to survive, the Tropics must do the seemingly impossible - win. The Tropics look like they might be shut down so Jackie desperately agrees to let washed-up veteran player Monix take over coaching
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Shane Hurlbut ; editor, Debra Neil Fisher ; music by, Theodore Shapiro ; costume designer, Susan Matheson ; production designer, Clayton Hartley
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some sexual content
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
S465 2008
PerformerNote
Will Ferrell, Woody Harrelson, André Benjamin, Maura Tierney, Andrew Daly, Will Arnett, Andy Richter, David Koechner, Rob Corddry, Matt Walsh, Jackie Earle Haley, DeRay Davis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1975-
  • 1965-
  • 1962-
  • 1964-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ferrell, Will
  • Miller, Jimmy
  • Armstrong, Scot
  • Alterman, Kent
  • Harrelson, Woody
  • Andre 3000
  • Tierney, Maura
  • Daly, Andrew
  • Arnett, Will
  • Koechner, David
  • Corddry, Rob
  • Walsh, Matt
  • Haley, Jackie Earle
  • Davis, DeRay
  • Mosaic Media Group (Firm)
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basketball teams
  • Sports team owners
  • Special events
  • Consolidation and merger of corporations
  • Flint (Mich.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Semi-pro, New Line Cinema presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Scot Armstrong ; directed by Kent Alterman, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn214285847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.)
Isbn
9780780680265
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043121449
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000038675
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029692
  • (OCoLC)214285847
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.331:) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Semi-pro, New Line Cinema presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Scot Armstrong ; directed by Kent Alterman, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn214285847
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 91 min.)
Isbn
9780780680265
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043121449
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000038675
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1029692
  • (OCoLC)214285847
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.331:) and widescreen (2.35:1) presentations ; Dolby Digital 5.1 EX surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD

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