Get Shorty

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1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet ([8] pages ; 19 cm)
027616915641, 027616603692


General Note
Originally produced as motion picture in 1995.
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Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.
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Side A of disc: Widescreen version ; Side B of disc: Standard version.
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Includes original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Don Peterman ; production design, Peter Larkin ; editor, Jim Miller ; music, John Lurie.
John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Dennis Farina, James Gandolfini.
Loanshark Chili Palmer has done his time as a gangster. So when "business" takes him to L.A. to collect a debt from a down-and-out filmmaker, he jumps headfirst into the Hollywood scene. All would be smooth for this cool new producer, if it weren't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: R; CHV rating: 14A.
System Details
DVD, region 1, NTSC, widescreen and full screen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 (English or French) or stereo. (Spanish), dual-sided disc.
English, French or Spanish audio, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sonnenfeld, B., DeVito, D., Shamberg, M., Sher, S., Frank, S., Travolta, J., Hackman, G., Russo, R., Farina, D., Gandolfini, J., & Leonard, E. (1998). Get Shorty. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Barry. Sonnenfeld et al.. 1998. Get Shorty. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Barry. Sonnenfeld et al., Get Shorty. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment, 1998.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Sonnenfeld, Barry., et al. Get Shorty. Santa Monica, CA: MGM Home Entertainment, 1998. 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.
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