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The Perez family

Author: Mira NairMarisa TomeiAlfred MolinaChazz PalminteriTrini AlvaradoAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment : Evergreen Entertainment, ©1995.
Series: Contemporary classics
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Free-spirited Dottie Perez is leaving Cuba for America, her head filled with dreams of movies, mascara and dates with John Wayne. Strait-laced Juan Perez is headed for a reunion with Carmela, the wife he hasn't seen in 20 years. But when an overworked immigration officer mistakes Dottie and Juan for husband and wife, the stage is set for a merry marital mix-up, and some very unpredictable romances.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mira Nair; Marisa Tomei; Alfred Molina; Chazz Palminteri; Trini Alvarado; Celia Cruz; Anjelica Huston; Christine Bell; Samuel Goldwyn Co.; Samuel Goldwyn Home Entertainment (Firm); Evergreen Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1574920553 9781574920550 0792844378 9780792844372
OCLC Number: 33341223
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based upon the novel by Christine Bell.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Credits: Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh; editor, Robert Estrin; traditional music, Arturo Sandaval; music, Alan Silvestri; executive producers, Julia Chasman, Robin Swicord.
Cast: Marisa Tomei, Alfred Molina, Chazz Palminteri, Anjelica Huston, Trini Alvarado, Celia Cruz.
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videocassette (135 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS; Dolby, stereo.
Series Title: Contemporary classics
Responsibility: a Samuel Goldwyn Company production ; screenplay by Robin Swicord ; produced by Michael Nozik and Lydia Dean Pilcher ; directed by Mira Nair.

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Free-spirited Dottie Perez is leaving Cuba for America, her head filled with dreams of movies, mascara and dates with John Wayne. Strait-laced Juan Perez is headed for a reunion with Carmela, the wife he hasn't seen in 20 years. But when an overworked immigration officer mistakes Dottie and Juan for husband and wife, the stage is set for a merry marital mix-up, and some very unpredictable romances.

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