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Title High heels and low lifes [videorecording] / Touchstone Pictures presents a Fragile Films production, a Mel Smith film ; producers, Uri Fruchtmann, Barnaby Thompson ; screenplay writer, Kim Fuller ; story, Kim Fuller, Georgia Pritchett ; director, Mel Smith.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Touchstone Home Video : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2002], c2001.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD High Heels and Low Lifes    ---  Available
Edition Widescreen ed. (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Description 1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital.
Cast Minnie Driver, Mary McCormack, Kevin McNally, Mark Williams, Danny Dyer, Michael Gambon.
Credits Director of photography, Steven Chivers ; editor, Christopher Blunden ; music, Charlie Mole ; costume designer, Jany Temime ; production designer, Michael Pickwoad.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Form Also issued on VHS.
Summary Begins with a high-tech bank robbery--into the middle of which stumble Shannon and Frances, who have gone out and gotten drunk because Shannon's boyfriend forgot her birthday. Thanks to this same boyfriend's surveillance equipment (on which he was creating his "urban noise symphony installation"), they end up with a cell phone number belonging to one of the thieves and decide to experiment with blackmail--an experiment that soon gets them into deep trouble.
Note Special features: making-of featurette; "Action Overload" fast paced montage set to music.
Language Closed-captioned.
Local Note 1 2 3 4 11
Subject Bank robberies -- Drama.
Extortion -- Drama.
Female friendship -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Fruchtmann, Uri, 1955-
Thompson, Barnaby.
Fuller, Kim, 1951-
Pritchett, Georgia, 1968-
Smith, Mel, 1952-2013
Driver, Minnie.
McCormack, Mary, 1969-
McNally, Kevin, 1956-
Williams, Mark.
Dyer, Danny, 1977-
Gambon, Michael.
Chivers, Steven.
Blunden, Christopher, 1956-
Mole, Charlie.
Temime, Jany.
Pickwoad, Michael, 1945-2018.
Touchstone Pictures.
Fragile Films (Firm)
Touchstone Home Video (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788832506 (DVD)
Standard No. 786936080230
Music No. 24405 Touchstone Home Video

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