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Author: Barry SonnenfeldDanny DeVitoJohn TravoltaGene HackmanRene RussoAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, 1997, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Comedy films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy
Films for the hearing impaired
Gangster films
Drama
Named Person: Elmore Leonard; Elmore Leonard
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Sonnenfeld; Danny DeVito; John Travolta; Gene Hackman; Rene Russo; Dennis Farina; Delroy Lindo; James Gandolfini; David Paymer; Martin Ferrero; Miguel Sandoval; Jon Gries; Scott Frank; John Lurie; Betsy Heimann; Elmore Leonard; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures.; Jersey Films.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792833279 9780792833277
OCLC Number: 38148334
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1995.
Credits: Production design, Peter Larkin ; screenplay, Scott Frank ; producer, Danny DeVito ; director, Barry Sonnenfeld ; music, John Lurie ; costume designer, Betsy Heimann.
Cast: John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Dennis Farina, Delroy Lindo, James Gandolfini, David Paymer, Martin Ferrero, Miguel Sandoval, Jon Gries, Linda Hart.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film.

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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 were't for the drug smugglers and gangsters who won't leave him alone.

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