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The Resource Life, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Brian Grazer production, a Ted Demme film ; produced by Brian Grazer, Eddie Murphy ; written by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone ; directed by Ted Demme

Life, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Brian Grazer production, a Ted Demme film ; produced by Brian Grazer, Eddie Murphy ; written by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone ; directed by Ted Demme

Label
Life
Title
Life
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Brian Grazer production, a Ted Demme film ; produced by Brian Grazer, Eddie Murphy ; written by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone ; directed by Ted Demme
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Rayford Gibson is a fast talking con-artist and Claude Banks is a conservative bank teller. In an effort to pay off Ray's debt and restore Claude's reputation, they travel south on a bootlegging run for some quick cash. There is no limit to their comical misfortune as they are placed as the scene of a crime and their mistaken identity lands them right in front of the judge
Cataloging source
MDK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Geoffrey Simpson ; editor, Jeffrey Wolf ; music, Wyclef Jean ; costume designer, Lucy Corrigan ; production designer, Dan Bishop
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English or French; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Eddie Murphy, Martin Lawrence, Obba Babatundé, Ned Beatty, Bernie Mac, Miguel A. Nuñez Jr., Clarence Williams III, Bokeem Woodbine, Barry Shabaka Henley, Brent Jennings, Guy Torry, Lisa Nicole Carson, O'Neal Compton, Poppy Montgomery, Ned Vaughn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-2002
  • 1962-
  • 1963-
  • 1953-
  • 1961-
  • 1965-
  • 1964-
  • 1939-
  • 1954-
  • 1969-
  • 1951-
  • 1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Demme, Ted
  • Ramsey, Robert
  • Stone, Matthew
  • Grazer, Brian
  • Murphy, Eddie
  • Lawrence, Martin
  • Babatunde, Obba
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Mac, Bernie
  • Núñez, Miguel A.
  • Williams, Clarence
  • Woodbine, Bokeem
  • Henley, Barry Shabaka
  • Jennings, Brent
  • Torry, Guy
  • Carson, Lisa Nicole
  • Compton, O'Neal
  • Montgomery, Poppy
  • Vaughn, Ned
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Imagine Entertainment (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Imprisonment
  • Mistaken identity
  • Friendship
  • Prisons
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Life, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Brian Grazer production, a Ted Demme film ; produced by Brian Grazer, Eddie Murphy ; written by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone ; directed by Ted Demme
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: Spotlight on location; feature commentary with director Ted Demme; outtakes; director's edits; music highlights; Rock Land/Interscope soundtrack presentation; Universal showcase; production notes; cast and filmmakers; theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM materials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43543397
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 mins.)
Isbn
9780783237367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192055928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20559
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42739496
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Dolby Digital surround (French)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life, Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present a Brian Grazer production, a Ted Demme film ; produced by Brian Grazer, Eddie Murphy ; written by Robert Ramsey & Matthew Stone ; directed by Ted Demme
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features: Spotlight on location; feature commentary with director Ted Demme; outtakes; director's edits; music highlights; Rock Land/Interscope soundtrack presentation; Universal showcase; production notes; cast and filmmakers; theatrical trailer; DVD-ROM materials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm43543397
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 mins.)
Isbn
9780783237367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192055928
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
20559
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)42739496
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Dolby Digital surround (French)
Video recording format
DVD

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