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The Resource Mo' better blues, Universal Pictures ; a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (videorecording)

Mo' better blues, Universal Pictures ; a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (videorecording)

Label
Mo' better blues
Title
Mo' better blues
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee
Title variation
More better blues
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clarke. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined" -- Container
Cataloging source
TXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by Ernest Dickerson ; editor, Sam Pollard ; original music score, Bill Lee, featuring The Branford Marsalis Quartet, with Terence Blanchard
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M6353 2000
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes, Giancarlo Esposito, Robin Harris, Joie Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, Dick Anthony Williams, Cynda Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1953-1990
  • 1962-
  • 1952-2016
  • 1957-
  • 1952-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lee, Spike
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Snipes, Wesley
  • Esposito, Giancarlo
  • Harris, Robin
  • Lee, Joie Susannah
  • Nunn, Bill
  • Turturro, John
  • Williams, Dick Anthony
  • Williams, Cynda
  • Dickerson, Ernest R.
  • Pollard, Sam
  • Lee, Bill
  • Blanchard, Terence
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks
  • Branford Marsalis Quartet
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
130
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American musicians
  • Trumpet players
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
Mo' better blues, Universal Pictures ; a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Special features: Production notes ; cast bios & filmographies ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
2 in.
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780783252506
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192053627
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20536
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm45904231
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mo' better blues, Universal Pictures ; a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Special features: Production notes ; cast bios & filmographies ; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
2 in.
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9780783252506
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192053627
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20536
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm45904231
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital surround, dual-layer
Video recording format
DVD

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