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The corner / directed by Charles S. Dutton ; written by David Simon & David Mills ; executive producers, Robert F. Colesberry, David Mills, David Simon ; produced by Nina Kostroff Noble ; Blown Deadline Productions ; Knee Deep Productions.

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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA COR (Text) All discs 33187004551178 Digital Video Disc Available -
 61189, 61190: [ Liz M. @ FULCO-ROC ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780681649
  • ISBN: 9780780681644
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video : [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book "The corner : a year in the life of an inner-city neighborhood" by David Simon and Ed Burns.
Originally broadcast as a 6-part series on HBO in 2000.
Special features: Disc 2: Cast/crew bios: T.K. Carter (Gary McCullough), Khandi Alexander (Denise Francine "Frank" Boyd), Sean Nelson (DeAndre McCullough), Charles S. Dutton (director) -- David Mills (executive producer, writer), David Simon (executive producer, writer), Robert F. Colesberry (executive producer).
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: Part 1. Gary's blues -- Part 2. DeAndre's blues -- Part 3. Fran's blues -- Disc 2: Part 4. Dope fiend blues -- Part 5. Corner boy blues -- Part 6. Everyman's blues.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Educational and home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; production designers, Vince Peranio, Susan Kessel ; costume designer, Dana Campbell ; title music arranged and performed by Corey Harris ; piano by Henry Butler.
Participant or Performer Note:
T.K. Carter, Khandi Alexander, Sean Nelson, Clarke Peters, Glenn Plummer, Toy Connor, Tasha Smith, Maria Broom, Ron Brice, Cyrus Farmer, Sylvester Lee Kirk.
Summary, etc.:
Based on a true story, an inner-city Baltimore family copes with ever-present drug traffic and violence in their lives.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: not rated ; Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, Dolby Digital surround, aspect ratio 4:3.
Language Note:
In English or Spanish with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
The Emmy winning six hour miniseries based on the true story.
Subject: Inner cities > Maryland > Baltimore > Drama.
African American families > Maryland > Baltimore > Drama.
Drugs > Drama.
Violence > Drama.
Baltimore (Md.) > Drama.
Simon, David, 1960- > Television adaptations.
Burns, Edward, 1946- > Television adaptations.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television crime shows.
Television mini-series.
Television adaptations.
Fiction television programs.

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