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Mo' better blues

Author: Spike LeeRuth E CarterSam PollardWynn P ThomasBill LeeAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : 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: Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
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
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 ass 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.
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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