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The Resource American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos, (videorecording)

American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos, (videorecording)

Label
American me
Title
American me
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Inspired by a true story, this is the story of a vicious Latino prison gang leader, doomed by his past to a life of harsh, unforgiving violence after his release from jail. He grows up in East Los Angeles, joins a street gang and is in prison while he is still of an age to be in high school. By the time he is back on the streets again, he is a skillful, educated criminal
Related
Cataloging source
JRG
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American me (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Reynaldo Villalobos ; music, Dennis Lambert, Claude Gaudette ; editors, Arthur R. Coburn, Richard Candib
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence and sensuality and for language and drug content
Language note
In English and Spanish (with English subtitles) with dubbed French audio track, optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A538 2002
PerformerNote
Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Pepe Serna, Evelina Fernandez, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1944-
  • 1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Forsythe, William
  • Serna, Pepe
  • Fernandez, Evelina
  • Tagawa, Cary-Hiroyuki
  • Daniel, Sean
  • Young, Robert M.
  • Mutrux, Floyd
  • Nakano, Desmond
  • Villalobos, Reynaldo
  • Lambert, Dennis
  • Gaudette, Claude
  • Y.O.Y. Productions
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prison gangs
  • Prison violence
  • Hispanic American criminals
  • Ex-convicts
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • "Inspired by a true story."
  • Bonus: "Lives in hazard" documentary.
  • DVD video
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bonus features.
  • Lives in hazard
  • directed & produced by Susan Todd, Andrew Young
Control code
sky228345099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 126 min.)
Isbn
9780783233604
Lccn
be2003015126
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 05/16
Other control number
025192057427
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • "Inspired by a true story."
  • Bonus: "Lives in hazard" documentary.
  • DVD video
  • Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Bonus features.
  • Lives in hazard
  • directed & produced by Susan Todd, Andrew Young
Control code
sky228345099
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 126 min.)
Isbn
9780783233604
Lccn
be2003015126
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
jp 05/16
Other control number
025192057427
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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