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Author: Edward James OlmosFloyd MutruxDesmond NakanoSean DanielRobert M YoungAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal, [2002] ©2002
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Inspired by a true story, this is the story of a vicious Latino prison gang leader, doomed by his past to a life of harsh, unforgiving violence after his release from jail. He grows up in East Los Angeles, joins a street gang and is in prison while he is still of an age to be in high school. By the time he is back on the streets again, he is a skillful, educated criminal.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Crime films
Drama
Fiction films
Prison films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edward James Olmos; Floyd Mutrux; Desmond Nakano; Sean Daniel; Robert M Young; William Forsythe; Pepe Serna; Danny De la Paz; Evelina Fernández; Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa; Daniel Villarreal; Sal Lopez; Reynaldo Villalobos; Dennis Lambert; Claude Gaudette; Arthur Coburn; Richard Candib; Universal Pictures (Firm); Y.O.Y. Productions.
ISBN: 0783233604 9780783233604
OCLC Number: 52132187
Language Note: In English and Spanish (with English subtitles) or dubbed French, optional English captions for the hearing impaired or Spanish subtitles.
Notes: "Inspired by a true story"--Container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Bonus: Lives in hazard documentary; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Reynaldo Villalobos ; music, Dennis Lambert, Claude Gaudette ; editors, Arthur R. Coburn, Richard Candib.
Cast: Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Pepe Serna, Danny De La Paz, Evelina Fernandez, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Daniel Villarreal, Sal Lopez.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, dual layer; widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby surround.
Contents: Bonus features. Lives in hazard / directed & produced by Susan Todd, Andrew Young.
Other Titles: American me (Motion picture)
American me (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux and Desmond Nakano ; story by Floyd Mutrux ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos.
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Inspired by a true story, this is the story of a vicious Latino prison gang leader, doomed by his past to a life of harsh, unforgiving violence after his release from jail. He grows up in East Los Angeles, joins a street gang and is in prison while he is still of an age to be in high school. By the time he is back on the streets again, he is a skillful, educated criminal.

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