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Menace II society / New Line Cinema presents a New Line production ; a Hughes Brothers film ; directed by the Hughes brothers ; screenplay by Tyger Williams ; produced by Darin Scott.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola DVD (Text) DVD 33118000196940 Adult: DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780659295
  • ISBN: 9780780659292
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Deluxe edition; director's cut; widescreen version.
  • Publisher: [New York] : New Line Cinema, [2009]
  • Distributor: Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: Commentary by the Hughes Brothers, Larenze Tate, Ryan Williams, producer Darin Scott, and screenwriter Tyger Williams; new featurette: Gangsta vision: making Menace II society; Hughes Brothers interview; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Story, Allen Hughes, Albert Hughes, Tyger Williams ; editor, Christopher Koefoed ; music, QD III ; director of photography, Lisa Rinzler.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tyrin Turner, Jada Pinkett, Larenz Tate, Bill Duke, Charles S. Dutton, Samuel L. Jackson.
Summary, etc.:
A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; strong bloody violence, drug use and pervasive language.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digital surround 5.1EX; "matted" widescreen presentation; dual-layer format.
Language Note:
In English with optional English SDH, French and Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Feature films > United States.
Gangster films.
African American teenagers > Drama.
Urban violence > Drama.
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Drama.
Inner cities > Drama.
Violent crimes > Drama.
Drug abuse and crime > Drama.
Violent deaths > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films.

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