Get Shorty
(DVD)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Description
Loading Description...
Also in this Series
Checking series information...
Copies
LocationCall NumberStatus
Berwyn Public Library - StacksDVD COMEDY GETOn Shelf
Franklin Park Library District - Audio VisualDVD COMEDY GETSOn Shelf
Homewood Public Library District - StacksDVD GETOn Shelf
Kaneville Public Library District - DVDDVD GET-SOn Shelf
McCook Public Library District - StacksDVD Get ShortyOn Shelf
Show All Copies
More Like This
Loading more titles like this title...
More Details
Format
DVD
Edition
Collector's widescreen edition.
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
UPC
027616919069

Notes

General Note
Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.
General Note
Originally produced as motion picture in 1995.
General Note
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."
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Don Peterman ; production design, Peter Larkin ; editor, Jim Miller ; music, John Lurie.
Participants/Performers
John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito.
Description
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R.
System Details
DVD format.
Language
English, French, or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Local note
DVD
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Sonnenfeld, B., DeVito, D., Frank, S., Travolta, J., Hackman, G., Russo, R., & Leonard, E. (2005). Get Shorty. Collector's widescreen edition. Santa Monica, CA: MGM/UA Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Barry. Sonnenfeld et al.. 2005. Get Shorty. Santa Monica, CA: MGM/UA Home Video.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Barry. Sonnenfeld et al., Get Shorty. Santa Monica, CA: MGM/UA Home Video, 2005.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sonnenfeld, Barry., et al. Get Shorty. Collector's widescreen edition. Santa Monica, CA: MGM/UA Home Video, 2005. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Loading Staff View.