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Diggstown

Author: James WoodsLouis Gossett, Jr.Bruce DernMichael RitchieLeonard WiseAll authors
Publisher: [Culver City, Calif.] : MGM/UA Home Video, 1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English : Video edView all editions and formats
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Hustler Gabriel Caine, just out of prison, heads to Diggstown, a small town where boxing matches go down with no rules and high stakes, and tries to set up the town owner by arranging for ten Diggstown men to fight a retired contender in 24 hours.
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Genre/Form: Sports films
Films for the hearing impaired
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Feature films
Comedy films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James Woods; Louis Gossett, Jr.; Bruce Dern; Michael Ritchie; Leonard Wise; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Schaffel/Eclectic Films.
ISBN: 0792817133 9780792817130
OCLC Number: 27783094
Notes: M903182.
Based on the novel "The Diggstown ringers" by Leonard Wise.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1992.
Hi-fi Dolby surround stereo ; digital video transfer.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Rated R.
Credits: Music, James Newton Howard ; editor, Don Zimmerman ; production designer, Steven Hendrickson ; director of photography, Gerry Fisher ; co-producer, Youssef Vahabzadeh ; screenplay, Steven McKay ; producer, Robert Schaffel ; director, Michael Ritchie.
Cast: James Woods, Louis Gossett, Jr., Oliver Platt, Heather Graham, Bruce Dern.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (approximately 98 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Schaffel/Eclectic Films production.

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Hustler Gabriel Caine, just out of prison, heads to Diggstown, a small town where boxing matches go down with no rules and high stakes, and tries to set up the town owner by arranging for ten Diggstown men to fight a retired contender in 24 hours.

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