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The Resource American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos

American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos

Label
American me
Title
American me
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TX5
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Reynaldo Villalobos ; music, Dennis Lambert, Claude Gaudette ; editors, Arthur R. Coburn, Richard Candib
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English and Spanish (with English subtitles) with dubbed French audio track, optional English SDH or Spanish subtitles, widescreen
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.A538 2002
PerformerNote
Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Pepe Serna, Evelina Fernandez, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1955-
  • 1944-
  • 1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olmos, Edward James
  • Forsythe, William
  • Serna, Pepe
  • Fernandez, Evelina
  • Tagawa, Cary-Hiroyuki
  • Daniel, Sean
  • Young, Robert M.
  • Mutrux, Floyd
  • Nakano, Desmond
  • Villalobos, Reynaldo
  • Lambert, Dennis
  • Gaudette, Claude
  • Y.O.Y. Productions
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
126
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prison gangs
  • Prison violence
  • Hispanic American criminals
  • Ex-convicts
  • Feature films
  • Fiction films
  • Ex-convicts
  • Feature films
  • Fiction films
  • Hispanic American criminals
  • Prison gangs
  • Prison violence
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • California
  • California
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • "Inspired by a true story."
  • Bonus: Lives in hazard documentary; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1030759761
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780783233604
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192057427
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1030759761
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
American me, Universal Pictures presents ; a Y.O.Y. production ; directed by Edward James Olmos ; screenplay by Floyd Mutrux, Desmond Nakano ; produced by Sean Daniel, Robert M. Young, Edward James Olmos
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1992
  • "Inspired by a true story."
  • Bonus: Lives in hazard documentary; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1030759761
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (126 min.)
Isbn
9780783233604
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192057427
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
20574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1030759761
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1), Dolby surround, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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