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Title Yonkers Joe [videorecording] / Magnolia Pictures and Go Productions present a Trent Othick production, a Robert Celestino film ; produced by Trent Othick ; written and directed by Robert Celestino.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, Calif. : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2009]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island Main Lib DVD - RIPG-6  DVD YONKERS    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Cast Chazz Palminteri, Christine Lahti, Tom Guiry, Linus Roache, Michael Lerner.
Credits Director of photography, Michael Fimognari ; editors, Jim Makiej, Gary A. Friedman ; music, Chris Hajian.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for language including sexual references.
Summary Joe is a great con artist and dice hustler who makes a lot of money from working the tables at Las Vegas casinos. He and his girlfriend Janice have a pretty good life. But then Joe gets a call from the institution where his son, Joe Jr., is at. Joe Jr., who has Down's Syndrome is being disruptive and thus must be taken out of the institution. Joe doesn't know how to take care of his son and this new change in his life is ruining a lot of his plans for making money. Over time, the father and son try to live with each other while at the same time trying to help each other out.
Note Special features: Yonkers Joe premiere; behind the scenes; "The moves;" "The look;" "Meet Fast Jack."
Language English dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Swindlers and swindling -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Drama.
Casinos -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Drama.
Down syndrome -- United States -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- United States -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- United States -- Drama.
Estafa -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Teatro.
Casinos -- Nevada -- Las Vegas -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Added Author Othick, Trent.
Celestino, Robert.
Palminteri, Chazz.
Lahti, Christine.
Guiry, Thomas, 1981-
Roache, Linus, 1964-
Lerner, Michael, 1941-
Hajian, Chris.
Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
Go Productions (Firm)
Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 876964001847
Music No. 10184 Magnolia Home Entertainment

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