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The Resource The distinguished gentleman, Hollywood Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Jonathan Lynn ; screenplay by Marty Kaplan ; story by Marty Kaplan and Jonathan Reynolds ; produced by Leonard Goldberg, Michael Peyser

The distinguished gentleman, Hollywood Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Jonathan Lynn ; screenplay by Marty Kaplan ; story by Marty Kaplan and Jonathan Reynolds ; produced by Leonard Goldberg, Michael Peyser

Label
The distinguished gentleman
Title
The distinguished gentleman
Statement of responsibility
Hollywood Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Jonathan Lynn ; screenplay by Marty Kaplan ; story by Marty Kaplan and Jonathan Reynolds ; produced by Leonard Goldberg, Michael Peyser
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A small-time con man wins a Congressional seat and uses the perks and power of his new position to con for cash and bamboozle the big bucks without breaking the law
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gabriel Beristain ; editors, Tony Lombardo, Barry B. Leirer ; music, Randy Edelmlan ; executive producer, Marty Kaplan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English or French dialogue; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D558
PerformerNote
Eddie Murphy, Lane Smith, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Joe Don Baker, Victoria Rowell, Charles S. Dutton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1934-2019
  • 1961-
  • 1936-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lynn, Jonathan
  • Kaplan, Marty
  • Reynolds, Jonathan
  • Goldberg, Leonard
  • Peyser, Michael
  • Murphy, Eddie
  • Smith, Lane
  • Ralph, Sheryl Lee
  • Baker, Joe Don
  • Rowell, Victoria
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Edelman, Randy
  • Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Legislators
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The distinguished gentleman, Hollywood Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Jonathan Lynn ; screenplay by Marty Kaplan ; story by Marty Kaplan and Jonathan Reynolds ; produced by Leonard Goldberg, Michael Peyser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1992 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780788816239
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951003119
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
17493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45408707
  • (Sirsi) o45408707
  • (OCoLC)45408707
  • 693188
  • 693188
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The distinguished gentleman, Hollywood Pictures presents in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; directed by Jonathan Lynn ; screenplay by Marty Kaplan ; story by Marty Kaplan and Jonathan Reynolds ; produced by Leonard Goldberg, Michael Peyser
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1992 motion picture
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780788816239
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717951003119
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
17493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45408707
  • (Sirsi) o45408707
  • (OCoLC)45408707
  • 693188
  • 693188
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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