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Kansas City [videodisc] / CIBY 2000 presents ; a Sandcastle 5/CIBY 2000 co-production.

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  • ISBN: 0780649907
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: [S.l.] : New Line Home Video ; c1997.

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General Note:
This film was donated by the Niagara Falls History Museum and was featured in a bi-annual Film Series. Check out their website for further details on upcoming film series as a part of their FREE @ The Museum Thursday Night programming.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1995.
Special feature: Commentary by Robert Altman; Trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Written by Robert Altman & Frank Barhydt ; produced and directed by Robert Altman ; music producer, Hal Willner.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jennifer Jason Leigh, Miranda Richardson, Harry Belafonte, Michael Murphy, Dermot Mulroney, Steve Buscemi, Brooke Smith.
Summary, etc.:
Set in 1934 Kansas City. A telegraph operator named Blondie (Jennifer Jason Leigh) kidnaps Carolyn Stilton (Miranda Richardson), wife of a powerful businessman who commutes to Washington to advise President Roosevelt. Blondie figures she can use Carolyn to gain safe passage for her husband Johnny (Dermot Mulroney), who is in the grip of the city's top gangster, a club owner named Seldom Seen (Harry Belafonte). The movie unfolds in the dark streets of the downtown Kansas City night.
Target Audience Note:
Rated R.
System Details Note:
DVD; digital sound; Dolby surround stereo.
Subject: Gangster films.
Kansas City (Mo.) > Drama.
Feature films.


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