Coverart for item
The Resource Stroker Ace : Hooper ; Sharky's machine, [produced by Hank Moonjean], (videorecording ;)

Stroker Ace : Hooper ; Sharky's machine, [produced by Hank Moonjean], (videorecording ;)

Label
Stroker Ace : Hooper ; Sharky's machine
Title
Stroker Ace
Title remainder
Hooper ; Sharky's machine
Statement of responsibility
[produced by Hank Moonjean]
Title variation
  • Hooper
  • Sharky's machine
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Stroker Ace: A two-time NASCAR winner is heading for his third championship, loses his sponsor. In desperation he signs with fried chicken magnate Clyde Torkle. Soon Stroker discovers his book-length, iron-clad contract requires him to wear a chicken costume for television commercials and publicity stunts. Worse than that for any proud, daredevil racer, he has to drive a stock car with a sign that says "Fastest Chicken in the South."
  • Hooper: A master stunt man endangers his health and long career by teaming with an up-and-comer to the stunt world in a record-breaking rocket-powered car jump
  • Sharky's machine: An Atlanta vice cop investigates an organized crime ring tied to a prominent local politician
Cataloging source
KCK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Stroker Ace: director of photography, Nick McLean ; editors, Carl Kress, William Gordean ; music, Al Capps ; title song by the Charlie Daniels Band
  • Hooper: director of photography, Bobby Byrne ; editor, Donn Cambern ; music, Bill Justis
  • Sharky's machine: director of photography, William A. Fraker ; editor, William Gordean ; music supervision, Snuff Garrett
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG (Stroker Ace, Hooper); R (Sharky's machine)
PerformerNote
  • Stroker Ace: Burt Reynolds, Ned Beatty, Jim Nabors, Parker Stevenson, Loni Anderson
  • Hooper: Burt Reynolds, Jan-Michael Vincent, Sally Field, Brian Keith, Robert Klein, James Best, John Marley, Adam West, Terry Bradshaw
  • Sharky's machine: Burt Reynolds, Vittorio Gassman, Brian Keith, Charles Durning, Earl Holliman, Bernie Casey, Henry Silva, Darryl Hickman, Richard Libertini, Rachel Ward
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1930-2017
  • 1952-
  • 1931-2013
  • 1935-
  • 1936-
  • 1945-2019
  • 1942-
  • 1907-1984
  • 1926-2015
  • 1928-
  • 1923-2012
  • 1957-
  • 1928-
  • 1928-
  • 1923-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reynolds, Burt
  • Anderson, Loni
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Nabors, Jim
  • Stevenson, Parker
  • Capps, Al
  • Needham, Hal
  • Moonjean, Hank
  • Daniels, Charlie
  • Vincent, Jan-Michael
  • Field, Sally
  • Klein, Robert
  • Marley, John
  • Best, James
  • West, Adam
  • Bradshaw, Terry
  • Green, Walt
  • Herndon, Walter S
  • Gassman, Vittorio
  • Durning, Charles
  • Casey, Bernie
  • Ward, Rachel
  • Holliman, Earl
  • Silva, Henry
  • Hickman, Darryl
  • Libertini, Richard
  • Fraker, William A.
  • Ace, Stroker
  • Diehl, William
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Orion Pictures
  • Deliverance Productions
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
316
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Automobile racing
  • Sports sponsorship
  • Stunt performers
  • Police
  • Organized crime
  • DVD-Video discs
Technique
live action
Label
Stroker Ace : Hooper ; Sharky's machine, [produced by Hank Moonjean], (videorecording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Two films on first disc (Stroker Ace on Side A, Hooper on Side B), one film on second disc (Sharky's machine)
  • "Triple feature"--Container
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1983 (Stroker Ace, by Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures), 1978 (Hooper, by Warner Bros.), and 1981 (Sharky's machine, by Deliverance Productions and Orion Pictures)
  • "Stroker Ace" based on the novel "Stand on it" by William Neely and Robert K. Ottum (writing as Ace Stroker) ; "Sharky's machine" based on the novel by William Diehl
  • Title from disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Stroker Ace
  • Universal Pictures and Warner Bros. present a Walter Wood production ; screenplay by Hugh Wilson and Hal Needham ; produced by Hank Moonjean ; director, Hal Needham
  • Hooper
  • Warner Bros. presents a Burt Reynolds-Lawrence Gordon production ; screenplay by Thomas Rickman and Bill Kerby ; story by Walt Green and Walter S. Herndon ; produced by Hank Moonjean ; directed by Hal Needham
  • Sharky's machine
  • an Orion Pictures release ; a Deliverance Productions film ; screenplay by Gerald Di Pego ; produced by Hank Moonjean ; directed by Burt Reynolds
Control code
sky233860066
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (316 min.)
Isbn
9781419823428
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 02/16
Other control number
012569750616
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
75061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, fullscreen; region 1; Dolby surround stereo (Sharky's machine); Dolby mono (Stroker Ace, Hooper)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stroker Ace : Hooper ; Sharky's machine, [produced by Hank Moonjean], (videorecording ;)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Two films on first disc (Stroker Ace on Side A, Hooper on Side B), one film on second disc (Sharky's machine)
  • "Triple feature"--Container
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1983 (Stroker Ace, by Warner Bros. and Universal Pictures), 1978 (Hooper, by Warner Bros.), and 1981 (Sharky's machine, by Deliverance Productions and Orion Pictures)
  • "Stroker Ace" based on the novel "Stand on it" by William Neely and Robert K. Ottum (writing as Ace Stroker) ; "Sharky's machine" based on the novel by William Diehl
  • Title from disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Stroker Ace
  • Universal Pictures and Warner Bros. present a Walter Wood production ; screenplay by Hugh Wilson and Hal Needham ; produced by Hank Moonjean ; director, Hal Needham
  • Hooper
  • Warner Bros. presents a Burt Reynolds-Lawrence Gordon production ; screenplay by Thomas Rickman and Bill Kerby ; story by Walt Green and Walter S. Herndon ; produced by Hank Moonjean ; directed by Hal Needham
  • Sharky's machine
  • an Orion Pictures release ; a Deliverance Productions film ; screenplay by Gerald Di Pego ; produced by Hank Moonjean ; directed by Burt Reynolds
Control code
sky233860066
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen format.
Extent
2 videodiscs (316 min.)
Isbn
9781419823428
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 02/16
Other control number
012569750616
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
75061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, fullscreen; region 1; Dolby surround stereo (Sharky's machine); Dolby mono (Stroker Ace, Hooper)
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • KDL Grandville BranchBorrow it
      4055 Maple St. SW, Grandville, MI, 49418, US
      42.9077791 -85.7646944
    • KDL Englehardt (Lowell) BranchBorrow it
      200 N. Monroe St., Lowell, MI, 49331, US
      42.9357937 -85.33803309999999
Processing Feedback ...