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Author: Barry SonnenfeldDanny DeVitoMichael ShambergStacey SherScott FrankAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM/UA Home Video, 2005, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Collector's widescreen edView 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: Comedy films
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Spanish language materials
Drama
Teatro
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Sonnenfeld; Danny DeVito; Michael Shamberg; Stacey Sher; Scott Frank; John Travolta; Gene Hackman; Rene Russo; Donald Peterman; Jim Miller; John Lurie; Elmore Leonard; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; Jersey Films.; MGM/UA Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0792864670 9780792864677
OCLC Number: 57934843
Language Note: English, French, or Spanish dialogue with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1995.
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."
Credits: Director of photography, Don Peterman ; production design, Peter Larkin ; editor, Jim Miller ; music, John Lurie.
Cast: John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 2 videodiscs (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD format.
Responsibility: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Jersey Films production ; a Barry Sonnenfeld film ; screenplay by Scott Frank ; produced by Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher ; directed by Barry Sonnenfeld.

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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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