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Bringing down the house: A divorced lawyers thinks he has met the girl of his dreams online, until she shows up at his door and he discovers she's a sassy ex-con. Houseguest: A get-rich-quick con man escapes the mob by impersonating the long-lost friend of an uptight businessman.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0788886797
  • ISBN: 9780788886799
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (214 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Bringing down the house originally released in the United States in 2003 ; Houseguest originally released in the United States in 1995.
Special features include: deleted scenes; gag reel ; behind-the-scenes featurette; music video; director's commentary.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Bringing down the house: Touchstone Pictures presents a David Hoberman/Ashok Amritraj production ; a film by Adam Shankman ; producers, David Hoberman, Ashok Amritraj ; director, Adam Shankman.
Houseguest: Hollywood Pictures presents in association with Caravan Pictures ; produced by Joe Roth, Roger Birnbaum ; directed by Randall Miller.
Participant or Performer Note:
Bringing down the house: Steve Martin, Queen Latifah, Eugene Levy, Jean Smart, Joan Plowright.
Houseguest: Sinbad, Phil Hartman, Jeffrey Jones, Kim Greist.
Summary, etc.:
Bringing down the house: A divorced lawyers thinks he has met the girl of his dreams online, until she shows up at his door and he discovers she's a sassy ex-con. Houseguest: A get-rich-quick con man escapes the mob by impersonating the long-lost friend of an uptight businessman.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13 (Bringing down the house); for language, sexual humor and drug material; PG (Houseguest); for language, double entendre humor and some comic violence.
System Details Note:
DVDs; NTSC; region 1 encoding; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (Bringing down the house), Dolby digital surround sound (Houseguest); full screen (1.33:1) presentation (Bringing down the house) and widescreen (1.78:1) presentation (Houseguest).
Language Note:
Bringing down the house: In English or French; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Houseguest: In English or French with Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Legal drama.
African American women > Drama.
Suburban life > Drama.
Impostors and imposture > Drama.
Swindlers and swindling > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.


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