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Trading places  Cover Image DVD DVD

Trading places / Paramount Pictures presents a Aaron Russo production ; written by Timothy Harris and Herschel Weingrod ; produced by Aaron Russo ; directed by John Landis.


The rich Duke Brothers wager on whether a born loser like Billy Ray Valentine, a hustler from the ghetto, can become as successful as Winthorpe, a wealthy investment executive, if put in the proper environment--and would a prig like Winthorpe turn to a life of crime if he were to lose it all.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792181859
  • ISBN: 9780792181859
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Video, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Videodisc release of the 1983 motion picture.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Robert Paynter ; edited by Malcolm Campbell ; music by Elmer Bernstein.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dan Aykroyd, Eddie Murphy, Ralph Bellamy, Don Ameche, Denholm Elliott, Jamie Lee Curtis.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby surround, mono.
Language Note:
English or french langauge, English subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Social status > Drama.
Stockbrokers > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Caruthersville Public Library.


  • 2 current holds with 6 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Caruthersville Public Library DVD TRA (Text) 38417100652306 DVD Available -

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