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The Resource Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld

Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld

Label
Get Shorty
Title
Get Shorty
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • 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 filmmakerHarry Zimm, he talks tough and then pitches Harry a script idea. Everything would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone
Cataloging source
DV1
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Don Peterman ; production design, Peter Larkin ; editor, Jim Miller ; music, John Lurie
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English, French, or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1954-
  • 1925-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sonnenfeld, Barry
  • DeVito, Danny
  • Frank, Scott
  • Travolta, John
  • Hackman, Gene
  • Russo, Rene
  • Leonard, Elmore
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Jersey Films
  • MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gangsters
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Videodiscs
Technique
live action
Label
Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1995
  • Special features: audio commentary by director Barry Sonnenfeld; "Get Shorty: look at me" featurette; "Get Shorty: wiseguys and dolls" featurette; "The graveyard scene" featurette; deleted graveyard scene; Going again: outakes; Get Shorty party reel; Bravo page-to-page screen look at Get Shorty; sneak peak at "Be Cool"
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
948584
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792864677
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616919069
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1007846
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 948584
  • (OCoLC)57934843
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Get Shorty, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1995
  • Special features: audio commentary by director Barry Sonnenfeld; "Get Shorty: look at me" featurette; "Get Shorty: wiseguys and dolls" featurette; "The graveyard scene" featurette; deleted graveyard scene; Going again: outakes; Get Shorty party reel; Bravo page-to-page screen look at Get Shorty; sneak peak at "Be Cool"
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
948584
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Collector's widescreen edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792864677
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616919069
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1007846
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 948584
  • (OCoLC)57934843
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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