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Author: Paul HaggisWilliam F ZorziDavid SimonOscar IsaacBob BalabanAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : HBO Home Entertainment, Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an America generations removed from the greatest civil rights struggles of the 1960s, the young mayor of a mid-sized American city is faced with a federal court order that says he must build a small number of low-income housing units in the white neighborhoods of his town. His attempt to do so tears the entire city apart, paralyzes the municipal government and, ultimately, destroys the mayor and his political  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical television programs
Television adaptations
Television mini-series
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Fiction television programs
Film adaptations
Drama
Teatro
Named Person: Lisa Belkin
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Haggis; William F Zorzi; David Simon; Oscar Isaac; Bob Balaban; James Belushi; Jon Bernthal; LaTanya Richardson; Catherine Keener; Alfred Molina; Ilfenesh Hadera; Natalie Paul; Carla Quevedo; Peter Riegert; McKinley Belcher, III; Jim Bracchitta; Michael Stahl-David; Andrij Parekh; Jo Francis; Kate Sanford; Laurence Bennett, (Production designer); Abigail Murray; Lisa Belkin; HBO miniseries (Firm),; Blown Deadline Productions (Firm),; Home Box Office (Firm),; HBO Home Entertainment (Firm),; Warner Home Video (Firm),
ISBN: 9786316353955 6316353952
OCLC Number: 933252420
Language Note: English, French or Spanish dialogue; with optional Spanish, Thai, English, Portuguese or French subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Notes: Based on the book by Lisa Belkin.
Originally broadcast as single episodes of a television mini-series broadcast on the HBO Network, c2015.
Widescreen (16:9).
Special features: Making "Show me a hero", trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Andrij Parekh ; editors, Jo Francis, Kate Sanford ; costume designer, Abigail Murray, production designer, Laurence Bennett.
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Bob Balaban, Jim Belushi, Jon Bernthal, Latanya Richardson Jackson, Catherine Keener, Alfred Molina, Winona Ryder, Ilfenesh Hadera, Natalie Paul, Carla Quevedo, Peter Riegert, McKinley Belcher III, Jim Bracchitta, Michael Stahl-David.
Target Audience: Rating: TVMA.
Description: 2 videodiscs (approximately 358 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1, widescreen (16:9); Dolby digital 5.1 (English, French), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish).
Contents: Disc 1 : Part one --
Part two --
Part three. Disc 2 : Part four --
Part five --
Part six.
Other Titles: Show me a hero (Television program)
Show me a hero (Television program).
Show me a hero (Television program).
Responsibility: HBO Miniseries presents ; a Blown Deadline production ; in association with Pretty Pictures ; written by William F. Zorzi & David Simon ; directed by Paul Haggis.

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In an America generations removed from the greatest civil rights struggles of the 1960s, the young mayor of a mid-sized American city is faced with a federal court order that says he must build a small number of low-income housing units in the white neighborhoods of his town. His attempt to do so tears the entire city apart, paralyzes the municipal government and, ultimately, destroys the mayor and his political future.

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