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The Resource Life is hot in Cracktown, Karmic Productions ; Lodestar Entertainment presents a William D. Fisch & Larry Rattner production ; produced by William Fisch, Larry Rattner ; written by Buddy Giovinazzo ; directed by Buddy Giovinazzo

Life is hot in Cracktown, Karmic Productions ; Lodestar Entertainment presents a William D. Fisch & Larry Rattner production ; produced by William Fisch, Larry Rattner ; written by Buddy Giovinazzo ; directed by Buddy Giovinazzo

Label
Life is hot in Cracktown
Title
Life is hot in Cracktown
Statement of responsibility
Karmic Productions ; Lodestar Entertainment presents a William D. Fisch & Larry Rattner production ; produced by William Fisch, Larry Rattner ; written by Buddy Giovinazzo ; directed by Buddy Giovinazzo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The infiltration of crack cocaine in the inner city is shown through the stories of pre-op transsexual Marybeth who works as a prostitute; Manny, who works the late shift in an all night bodega and as a security guard in the Welfare Hotel; Willy, who is a ten year old boy who lives in the Welfare Hotel and begs on the street so he and his sister can eat; and Romeo, a gang member
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Kathryn Westergaard ; editor, Shilpa Sahi
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, rape, drug content throughout, graphic sexuality, nudity and pervasive language
Language note
  • In English or dubbed Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L54 2009
PerformerNote
Kerry Washington, Victor Rasuk, Evan Ross, Brandon Routh, Shannyn Sossamon, Vondie Curtis Hall, RZA, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Illeana Douglas, Lara Flynn Boyle, Edoardo Ballerini, Desmond Harrington
Runtime
100
Technique
live action
Label
Life is hot in Cracktown, Karmic Productions ; Lodestar Entertainment presents a William D. Fisch & Larry Rattner production ; produced by William Fisch, Larry Rattner ; written by Buddy Giovinazzo ; directed by Buddy Giovinazzo
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Buddy Giovinazzo
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette ; deleted scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5799500
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013137222597
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV72225
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn369176263
  • (OCoLC)369176263
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo. surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life is hot in Cracktown, Karmic Productions ; Lodestar Entertainment presents a William D. Fisch & Larry Rattner production ; produced by William Fisch, Larry Rattner ; written by Buddy Giovinazzo ; directed by Buddy Giovinazzo
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • DVD release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Based on the novel by Buddy Giovinazzo
  • Special features: behind-the-scenes featurette ; deleted scenes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5799500
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013137222597
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV72225
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn369176263
  • (OCoLC)369176263
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo. surround
Video recording format
DVD

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