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Mo' better blues

Author: Spike LeeRuth E CarterSam PollardWynn P ThomasBill LeeAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, ©2000.
Series: DVD Video.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clarke. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Musical films
Fiction films
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Feature
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Spike Lee; Ruth E Carter; Sam Pollard; Wynn P Thomas; Bill Lee; Terence Blanchard; Ernest R Dickerson; Denzel Washington; Wesley Snipes; Giancarlo Esposito; Robin Harris; Joie Susannah Lee; Bill Nunn; John Turturro; Dick Anthony Williams; Cynda Williams; Universal Pictures (Firm); Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.; Branford Marsalis Quartet.; Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0783252501 9780783252506 9786306212934 6306212930 0783252099 9780783252094
OCLC Number: 45904231
Language Note: In English, dubbed French, or dubbed Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Bonus materials: Production notes; Cast and filmmakers: Denzel Washington as Bleek Gilliam, Spike Lee as Giant, Wesley Snipes as Shadow Henderson, Giancarlo Esposito as Left Hand Lacey, Robin Harris as Butterbean Jones, Joie Lee as Indigo Downes, Bill Nunn as Bottom Hammer, John Turturro as Moe Flatbush, Dick Anthony Williams as Big Stop Gilliam, and introducing Cynda Williams as Clarke Bentancourt; Theatrical trailer; Recommendations.
Credits: Costume design, Ruth E. Carter ; editor, Sam Pollard ; production design, Wynn Thomas ; original music score, Bill Lee ; featuring The Branford Marsalis Quartet with Terence Blanchard ; photographed by Ernest Dickerson.
Cast: Denzel Washington, Spike Lee, Wesley Snipes, Giancarlo Esposito, Robin Harris, Joie Lee, Bill Nunn, John Turturro, Dick Anthony Williams, Cynda Williams.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (2 hr., 10 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, dual-layer; Dolby digital 3.0 surround; anamorphic widescreen format (1.78:1 aspect ratio) presentation.
Series Title: DVD Video.
Other Titles: Mo' better blues (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents ; a 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks production ; a Spike Lee joint ; produced, written and directed by Spike Lee.

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"Talented trumpeter Bleek Gilliam is obsessed by his music and indecisive about his girlfriends Indigo and Clarke. But when he is forced to come to the aid of his manager and childhood friend, Bleek finds his world more fragile than he ever imagined"--Container.

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