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A fish called Wanda / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; MGM presents a Michael Shamberg, Prominent Features production in association with Star Partners, Ltd. ; produced by Michael Shamberg ; story by John Cleese and Charles Crichton ; written by John Cleese ; directed by Charles Crichton.

Shamberg, Michael. (Added Author). Cleese, John. (Added Author). Crichton, Charles, 1910-1999 (Added Author). Curtis, Jamie Lee, 1958- (Added Author). Kline, Kevin. (Added Author). Palin, Michael. (Added Author). Aitken, Maria. (Added Author). Georgeson, Tom. (Added Author). Hayes, Patricia, 1909-1998 (Added Author). Palmer, Geoffrey, 1927- (Added Author). Hume, Alan, 1924-2010 (Added Author). Jympson, John. (Added Author). Du Prez, John. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (Added Author). Prominent Features (Firm) (Added Author). Star Partners. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author). John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Michael Palin, Maria Aitken, Tom Georgeson, Patricia Hayes, Geoffrey Palmer. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 9 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 142480440X
  • ISBN: 9781424804405
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: 2-disc collector's ed.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
Special features: Audio commentary with actor/writer John Cleese; over 25 minutes of deleted and alternate scenes; "Something fishy" documentary; "Kulture vulture" featurette; John Cleese's first farewell performance; a message from John Cleese; trivia track; mug shots: a photo gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Alan Hume ; editor, John Hympson ; music, John Du Prez.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Michael Palin, Maria Aitken, Tom Georgeson, Patricia Hayes, Geoffrey Palmer.
Summary, etc.:
"Sexy American diamonds lover Wanda and her boyfriend Otto are in England to plot alongside George and Ken the robbery of a diamond collection. Wanda and Otto want the stolen diamonds for themselves, and inform the police about George, not knowing that he has already moved the diamonds to another secret place. Wanda thinks the best way to find out is by getting close to George's lawyer, Archie Leach."--www. imdb. com.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer (disc one), single-layer (disc two), NTSC.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Jewel thieves > Drama.
Americans > England > London > Drama.
Seduction > Drama.
Betrayal > Drama.
Joyas > Teatro.
Estupro > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Caper films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Comedy > Feature.
Crime > Feature.
Feature films.
Comedy films.

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