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Devil in a blue dress

Author: Carl FranklinJesse BeatonGary GoetzmanDenzel WashingtonTom SizemoreAll authors
Publisher: Culver City, California : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1998] ©1998
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins is a decorated war hero who returns home to work as a private eye. His job of finding a missing socialite puts him between the white power elite and the vibrant black community of Central Avenue. As soon as Easy and his trigger-happy friend Mouse find Daphne Monet, trouble follows.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Mystery films
Detective and mystery films
Crime films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: Walter Mosley; Walter Mosley
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Franklin; Jesse Beaton; Gary Goetzman; Denzel Washington; Tom Sizemore; Jennifer Beals; Don Cheadle; Maury Chaykin; Elmer Bernstein; Carole Kravetz-Aykanian; Tak Fujimoto; Walter Mosley; Tri-Star Pictures,; Clinica Estetico, Ltd.,; Mundy Lane Entertainment (Firm),; Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 0767818075 9780767818070
OCLC Number: 42591389
Language Note: Soundtrack In English, dubbed Spanish, or dubbed Portuguese; optional subtitles in English, Spanish, and Portuguese; closed-captioned.
Notes: Wide screen (1.85:1) and Full screen.
Based on the book by Walter Mosley.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
Special features include: theatrical trailers; director's commentary; Don Cheadle's screen test.
Credits: Music composed by Elmer Bernstein ; editor, Carole Kravetz ; director of photography, Tak Fujimoto.
Cast: Denzel Washington, Tom Sizemore, Jennifer Beals, Don Cheadle, Maury Chaykin, Terry Kinney.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 program notes
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (side A) and full screen (side B) presentations; Dolby surround or Dolby digital 5.1.
Other Titles: Devil in a blue dress (Motion picture)
Devil in a blue dress (Motion picture).
Devil in a blue dress (Motion picture).
Responsibility: TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico and Mundy Lane Entertainment production ; a Carl Franklin film ; screenplay by Carl Franklin ; produced by Jesse Beaton and Gary Goetzman ; directed by Carl Franklin.

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Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins is a decorated war hero who returns home to work as a private eye. His job of finding a missing socialite puts him between the white power elite and the vibrant black community of Central Avenue. As soon as Easy and his trigger-happy friend Mouse find Daphne Monet, trouble follows.

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