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The Resource Get Shorty

Get Shorty

Label
Get Shorty
Title
Get Shorty
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
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Videodiscs
  • Gangsters
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Technique
live action
Label
Get Shorty
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from videodisc label
  • Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
32542
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792833277
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color,
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
906036
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 32542
  • (OCoLC)38148334
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Get Shorty
Publication
Note
  • Title from videodisc label
  • Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1995
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
32542
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780792833277
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color,
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
906036
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 32542
  • (OCoLC)38148334
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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