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Gangs of New York / Miramax Films presents a Martin Scorsese picture an Alberto Grimaldi production, a Miramax Films presentation ; producers, Alberto Grimaldi, Harvey Weinstein ; screenplay writers, Jay Cocks, Steven Zaillian, Kenneth Lonergan ; director, Martin Scorsese.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0788846434
  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (166 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; original music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Dante Ferretti.
Participant or Performer Note: Leonardo Dicaprio, Daniel Day Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Henry Thomas, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson.
Summary, etc.: In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man who killed his father.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for intense strong violence, sexuality/nudity and language.
Additional Physical Form available Note: Also issued on DVD.
System Details Note: VHS; Dolby Surround.
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Awards Note: Golden Globes, USA, 2003: Golden Globe - Best Director - Motion Picture (Martin Scorsese); Best Original Song - Motion Picture (U2 (music/lyrics) For the song "The Hands That Built America").
Subject: Gangs > Five Points (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Immigrants > Ireland > Drama.
Five Points (New York, N.Y.) > History > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
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