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

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

Label
A fish called Wanda
Title
A fish called Wanda
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; MGM presents ; a Michael Shamberg, Prominent Features production ; in association with Star Partners, Ltd. ; story by John Cleese and Charles Crichton ; written by John Cleese ; produced by Michael Shamberg ; directed by Charles Crichton
Title variation
Ange dénommé Wanda
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Presenter
Producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"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
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor (Kevin Kline)
Cataloging source
DKC
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Music by John Du Prez ; production designer, Roger Murray-Leach ; director of photography, Alan Hume ; editor, John Jympson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English, French or Spanish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C55
LC item number
F574 2006
PerformerNote
John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Michael Palin, Maria Aitken, Tom Georgeson, Patricia Hayes, Geoffrey Palmer
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  • 1910-1999
  • 1924-2010
  • 1958-
  • 1937-
  • 1909-1998
  • 1927-
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  • Crichton, Charles
  • Shamberg, Michael
  • Cleese, John
  • Hume, Alan
  • Du Prez, John
  • Jympson, John
  • Murray-Leach, Roger
  • Curtis, Jamie Lee
  • Kline, Kevin
  • Palin, Michael
  • Aitken, Maria
  • Georgeson, Tom
  • Hayes, Patricia
  • Palmer, Geoffrey
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • Prominent Features (Firm)
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Star Partners
Runtime
108
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Series statement
MGM DVD
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  • Jewel thieves
  • Americans
  • Seduction
  • Betrayal
  • Joyas
  • Estupro
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A fish called Wanda, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; MGM presents ; a Michael Shamberg, Prominent Features production ; in association with Star Partners, Ltd. ; story by John Cleese and Charles Crichton ; written by John Cleese ; produced by Michael Shamberg ; directed by Charles Crichton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Feature presentation -- Disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocm72670804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
2-disc collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (108 min.)
Isbn
9781424804405
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 027616139603
  • 027616062543
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
13960
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)72670804
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer (disc one), single-layer (disc two)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A fish called Wanda, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; MGM presents ; a Michael Shamberg, Prominent Features production ; in association with Star Partners, Ltd. ; story by John Cleese and Charles Crichton ; written by John Cleese ; produced by Michael Shamberg ; directed by Charles Crichton
Publication
Note
  • Title from title frame
  • 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Feature presentation -- Disc 2. Special features
Control code
ocm72670804
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
2-disc collector's edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (108 min.)
Isbn
9781424804405
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 027616139603
  • 027616062543
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
13960
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)72670804
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital mono., dual-layer (disc one), single-layer (disc two)
Video recording format
DVD

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