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Against all odds [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures presents a New Visions production ; a Taylor Hackford film ; screenplay by Eric Hughes ; produced by Taylor Hackford, William S. Gilmore ; directed by Taylor Hackford.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Summary:

Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Cascade Locks Library DVD FIC AGA (Text) 33892005325056 Adult DVDs DVD None 05/13/2010 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767821491
  • ISBN: 9780767821490
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special edition ; widescreen format.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Rated R.
1999 videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc.
Features include: theatrical trailers ; scene access ; production notes ; director and screenwriter commentary ; two music videos ; deleted scenes with optional director's commentary ; talent files.
DVD; Dolby digital ; digitally remastered audio & anamorphic video ; English 2-channel (Dolby surround).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Donald Thorin; music, Michel Colombier, Larry Carlton; editor, Fredric Steinkamp, William Steinkamp.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rachel Ward, Jeff Bridges, James Woods, Alex Karras, Jane Greer, Richard Widmark.
Summary, etc.:
Terry Brogan, a cynical ex-football star, is hired to find Jessie Wyler, the runaway mistress of a ruthless L.A. nightclub owner, Jake Wise. According to Jake, Jessie had stabbed him and vanished with $50,000. But Terry's mission is soon forgotten when he tracks down the beautiful Jessie on a Mexican island and falls in love with her.
Target Audience Note:
650 Lexile.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Closed captioned.
In English; with optional subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Korean, Thai.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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