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The corner [videorecording] / Blown Deadline Productions, Knee Deep Productions, a presentation of Home Box Office
DVDs DVDs | HBO Video | 2003
Available at Adult DVD-Nonfiction (Call number: 791.4572 COR pt.1-2 TV)
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Imprint
New York : HBO Video, [2003]
Descript
2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby surround.
Note
Includes English and Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Closed-captioned.
Cast
T.K. Carter, Khandi Alexander, Sean Nelson, Clarke Peters, Glenn Plummer, Toy Connor, Tasha Smith.
Credits
Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; producer, Nina Kostroff-Noble ; writers, David Simon, David Mills ; director, Charles S. Dutton.
Note
Originally produced as an HBO television mini-series in 2000.
Based on the book "The corner: a year in the life of an inner-city neighborhood" by David Simon and Edward Burns.
Awards
Emmy Awards, 2000: Emmy - Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Charles Dutton); Outstanding Miniseries (Robert F. Colesberry - executive producer; David Mills - executive producer; David Simon - executive producer; Nina Kostroff-Noble - producer); Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Movie (David Simon, David Mills).
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated; contains adult content and adult language.
Summary
Chronicles a year in the lives of 15-year-old DeAndre McCullough, his mother Fran and father Gary, along with their friends, enemies, and neighbors. Ever present in their world is illicit drugs-- heroin and cocaine-- the need that fuels the business, and the business that fuels the need. Based on the true stories from the lives of the people who live life on a corner in Baltimore.
Local Note
MW, 8-03
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ISBN
0783123728
ISBN/ISSN
026359908224
Music #
99082 HBO Video
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