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Straight out of Brooklyn

Author: Matty RichGeorge T OdomAnn D SandersLarry GilliardHarold WheelerAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.
Series: MGM DVD.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a young man desperate to get out of the Brooklyn projects where he, his family and his friends live. He feels trapped there, surrounded by drugs and danger, so he and his friends pull a robbery to obtain the funds to take them out of Brooklyn forever.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Fiction films
Films for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Matty Rich; George T Odom; Ann D Sanders; Larry Gilliard; Harold Wheeler; Samuel Goldwyn Co.; American Playhouse Theatrical Films.; Blacks 'n Progress (Firm); MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792858506 9780792858508
OCLC Number: 53118072
Language Note: In English with optional Spanish dubbed version; subtitles in English, French, and Spanish. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 1991.
Includes both widescreen (1.85:1) and standard versions.
Includes original theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, John Rosnell ; editor, Jack Haigis ; original score, Harold Wheeler.
Cast: George T. Odom, Ann D. Sanders, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Barbara Sanon, Reana E. Drummond, Matty Rich, Mark Malone, Joseph A. Thomas, Ali Shahid Abdul Wahhab.
Awards: Independent Spirit Awards, 1992: Best First Feature (Matty Rich, Lindsay Law, Ira Deutchman).
Sundance Film Festival, 1991: Special Jury Recognition (Matty Rich).
Target Audience: Rated R.
Description: 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Series Title: MGM DVD.
Other Titles: Matty Rich's Straight out of Brooklyn
Responsibility: the Samuel Goldwyn Company and American Playhouse Theatrical Films present a Blacks 'n Progress production ; written, produced & directed by Matty Rich.
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The story of a young man desperate to get out of the Brooklyn projects where he, his family and his friends live. He feels trapped there, surrounded by drugs and danger, so he and his friends pull a robbery to obtain the funds to take them out of Brooklyn forever.

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