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Hollywood shuffle

Title
Hollywood shuffle / the Samuel Goldwyn Company ; a film by Robert Townsend ; written by Robert Townsend & Keenen Ivory Wayans ; produced & directed by Robert Townsend.
Variant title
Title on container: Robert Townsend's Hollywood shuffle
Format
DVD, Videodisc
Uniform series
Avant-garde cinema.
Published/Produced
Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, [2001]
Description
1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Cast
Robert Townsend, Anne-Marie Johnson, Helen Martin, Keenen Ivory Wayans.
Credits
Director of photography, Peter Deming ; editor, W.O. Garrett ; music, Patrice Rushen & Udi Harpaz.
System details
DVD; Dolby digital; mono; dual layer; widescreen letterbox 1.85:1 aspect ratio.
Language
English or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Summary
Comedy about Bobby Taylor, a young black actor trying to get a foothold in Hollywood but running into problems of stereotyping at every turn.
Notes
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Subject headings
African American actors--California--Los Angeles--Drama.
Genre heading
Comedy films. Feature films. Fiction films. Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other contributors
Townsend, Robert, 1957- Wayans, Keenen Ivory. Johnson, Anne-Marie, 1960- Martin, Helen, 1909-2000. Samuel Goldwyn Co. MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN
0792850319 9780792850311
Standard Identifier
027616864420

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Herman B Wells Library
Call Number
PN1997 .H565 2001
Location
Wells Library - Media Services - DVDs
Floor
Ground Floor, West Tower
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