Released Date
October 20, 1995
Distributor
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Genre
Comedy
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$72,101,622 + $43,000,000 = $115,101,622
77

Danny DeVito

as Martin Weir

67

John Travolta

as Chili Palmer

76

Bette Midler

as Doris Saffrin

91

Gene Hackman

as Harry Zimm

67

Rene Russo

as Karen Flores

69

Delroy Lindo

as Bo Catlett

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Dennis Farina

as Ray Barbone

About Get Shorty

A mobster travels to Hollywood to collect a debt, and discovers that the movie business is much the same as his current job.

About

Chili Palmer travels to Hollywood from Miami, Florida and learns that life in the Hollywood entertainment business is not all that different from being a mobster. 

Trivia

The film is the first in the series. Director Barry Sonnenfeld makes a cameo in the film.