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Uniform Title Prizzi's honor (Motion picture)
Title Prizzi's honor [videorecording] / Anchor Bay Entertainment ; ABC Motion Pictures ; a John Foreman production ; a John Huston film.
Published Troy, MI : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [1999]
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .P763 1999    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 videodisc (129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director, John Huston ; music, Alex North ; editors, Rudi Fehr, Kaja Fehr ; director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak ; screenplay, Richard Condon, Janet Roach ; from the novel by Richard Condon.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
System Reqs DVD ; widescreen letterbox and standard formats ; Dolby digital stereo.
Cast Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, Robert Loggia, William Hickey, Angelica Huston, Lee Richardson, Michael Lombard.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Summary Charley Partanna is a hit-man who works for the Prizzis, one of the richest crime syndicate families in the country. Unbeknownst to Charley, the Prizzis just hired Irene Walker, a free-lance killer, to eliminate someone who double-crossed them. When Irene and Charley fall in love their jobs become complicated, especially when each is given a contract that neither can go through with.
Awards Academy Award, 1986: Best supporting actress (Angelica Huston)
Subject Prizzi family (Fictitious characters) -- Drama.
Assassins -- Drama.
Criminals -- Drama.
Organized crime -- Drama.
Genre Film adaptations.
Gangster films.
Dark comedy films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Related Names Huston, John, 1906-1987. Director.
Foreman, John, 1925-1992. Producer.
Roach, Janet. Screenwriter.
Condon, Richard. Screenwriter.
North, Alex. Composer.
Fehr, Rudi. Film editor.
Fehr, Kaja. Film editor.
Bartkowiak, Andrzej, 1950- Cinematographer.
Nicholson, Jack. Actor.
Turner, Kathleen, 1954- Actor.
Huston, Anjelica. Actor.
Loggia, Robert. Actor.
Hickey, William, 1928-1997. Actor.
Richardson, Lee, 1926-1999. Actor.
Lombard, Michael, 1934- Actor.
Condon, Richard. Prizzi's honor.
ABC Motion Pictures.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Publisher # DV10833 Anchor Bay Entertainment
OCLC number 42651604