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A million to Juan

Author: Paul RodriguezTony PlanaBert RosarioRubén BladesPolly DraperAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Distributed by Lions Gate Home Entertainment, [1994]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Juan Lopez struggles to make an honest living and raise his son in the Los Angeles barrio. Threatened with deportation, dumped by his girlfriend and faced with losing his home, Juan seems unable to get a break when, suddenly, a mysterious stranger hands him a million-dollar check, with instructions that he must return it in one month.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Comedy films
Drama
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Rodriguez; Tony Plana; Bert Rosario; Rubén Blades; Polly Draper; Jonathan Hernandez; Mark Twain; Lions Gate Home Entertainment.; Samuel Goldwyn Co.; Crystal Sky Communications.; Prism Pictures.; Entertainment Media Investment Corporation.
OCLC Number: 55686972
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on an original story "The million pound banknote" by Mark Twain, and on characters inspired by Paul Rodriguez.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993.
Container states this version is closed-captioned, but it is not.
Lions Gate Home Entertainment: LG15917 (videodisc); 15917 (container back): LG1225D (container spine).
Credits: Director of photography, Bruce Douglas Johnson ; edited by Michael Ripps, Jack Tucker ; musical score by Steven Jae Johnson, Jeffrey Dean Johnson and Samm Peña.
Cast: Paul Rodriguez, Ruben Blades, Polly Draper, Gerardo, Cheech Marin, Edward James Olmos, Tony Plana, David Rasche, Victor Rivers, Bert Rosario, Pepe Serna, Paul Williams, Jonathan Hernandez.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG (for some very mild language).
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, full screen presentation; stereo.
Responsibility: [presented by] Lions Gate Home Entertainment, the Samuel Goldwyn Company, Crystal Sky Communications in association with Prism Pictures and in association with Entertainment Media Investment Corporation ; produced by Steven Paul and Barry Collier ; directed by Paul Rodriguez ; screenplay by Francisca Matos and Robert Grasmere.

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Juan Lopez struggles to make an honest living and raise his son in the Los Angeles barrio. Threatened with deportation, dumped by his girlfriend and faced with losing his home, Juan seems unable to get a break when, suddenly, a mysterious stranger hands him a million-dollar check, with instructions that he must return it in one month.

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