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Imprint
Los Angeles, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, c2005.
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Descript
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby digital English 5.1 surround, French stereo. surround.
Note
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in Cantonese, English, French, Mandarin or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Vince Vaughn, Cedric the Entertainer, André Benjamin, Steven Tyler, Robert Pastorelli, Christina Milian, Paul Adelstein, Harvey Keitel, The Rock, Danny DeVito.
Credits
Producers, Danny DeVito, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher, David Nicksay ; screenplay, Peter Steinfeld ; director, F. Gary Gray ; director of photography, Jeffrey L. Kimball ;editor, Sheldon Kahn ; music, John Powell ; costume designer, Mark Bridges ; production designer, Michael Corenblith ; choreographer, Fatima Robinson.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Based on the novel by Elmore Leonard.
Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for violence, sensuality and language including sexual references.
Summary
Chili Palmer is tired of the producing movies after being forced to make a useless sequel. When a music producer friend is gunned down, he offers to help his widow run the business. Checking out a talented singer that his friend had been talking to him about puts Chili at odds with her sleazy music manager, his gay bodyguard, and his equally sleazy partner. The mismanagement of the music company also gets Chili threatened by members of the Russian mafia and a suburbian rap-mogul producer & his thugs. When it turns out that the widow had been the laundress for Aerosmith, she makes contact with Steven Tyler and gets their protege a duet with Tyler at an Aerosmith concert.
Note
Special features: 14 deleted scenes; gag reel; music video: The Rock as Elliot Wilhelm "You ain't woman enough to take my man"; "Be cool, very cool" making-of documentary; 5 featurettes including close-ups on The Rock, André 3000, Cedric the Entertainer, Christina Milian and John & Uma's dance sequence.
Local Note
MW, 6-05
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ISBN
079286734X
ISBN/ISSN
027616928412
Music #
1008850 MGM Home Entertainment
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