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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.

Grimaldi, Alberto (Added Author). Weinstein, Harvey, 1952- (Added Author). Cocks, Jay. (Added Author). Zaillian, Steven. (Added Author). Lonergan, Kenneth. (Added Author). Scorsese, Martin. (Added Author). DiCaprio, Leonardo (Added Author). Day-Lewis, Daniel. (Added Author). Diaz, Cameron. (Added Author). Broadbent, Jim (Added Author). Reilly, John C., 1965- (Added Author). Thomas, Henry, 1971- (Added Author). Gleeson, Brendan. (Added Author). Neeson, Liam. (Added Author). Ballhaus, Michael, 1935- (Added Author). Schoonmaker, Thelma. (Added Author). Shore, Howard. (Added Author). Powell, Sandy. (Added Author). Ferretti, Dante, 1943- (Added Author). Miramax Films. (Added Author). Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Lionsgate (Firm) (Added Author). Leonardo Dicaprio, Daniel Day Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Henry Thomas, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson. (Cast).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Brownstown PL - Brownstown ADVD GANGS d.1-2 (Text) 79361000096892 Adult Fiction DVDs Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC GANGS (Text) 37500004025199 Movies Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (167 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features include: U2 "The hands that built America" music video; History of the Five Points; Exploring the sets of "Gangs of New York" (multi-angle); Feature commentary with Martin Scorsese; Set design featurette; Costume design featurette; Theatrical trailer; Teaser trailer.
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 that killed his father.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for intense strong violence, sexuality/nudity and language.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced for widescreen televisions) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound, DTS 5.1 digital surround sound.
Language Note:
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Language tracks in English or dubbed Spanish.
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: Immigrants > Ireland > Drama.
Five Points (New York, N.Y.) > History > 19th century > Drama.
Gangs > Five Points (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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