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

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Criterion collection ; 1105.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Peabody PL - Columbia City BLU-RAY FILM MENACE (Text) Blu-ray 30403002469542 Blu-Ray - Film Checked out 01/26/2022

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681438962
  • ISBN: 1681438968
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Director-approved Blu-ray special edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Wide screen.
Special features:Two audio commentaries from 1993; Gangsta vision, a 2009 feaurette; new conversation among Albert Hughes, Tyger Williams, Elvis Mitchell; new conversation amoung Allen Hughes, Bill Duke, and Mitchell; interview from 1993 with the directors; deleted scenes; film-to-storyboard comparison; essay by Craig D. Lindsey.
Participant or Performer Note:
Samuel L. Jackson, Jada Pinkett, Larenz Tate, Tyrin Turner, Bill Duke, Charles S. Dutton.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: R; for strong bloody violence, drug use and pervasive language.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray, region A; wide screen (1.85:1); 7.1 surround; requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: African American teenagers > Drama.
Urban violence > Drama.
Inner cities > Drama.
Violent crimes > Drama.
Drug abuse and crime > Drama.
Violent deaths > Drama.
Watts (Los Angeles, Calif.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Gangster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Series Information

Criterion collection ; 1105.

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