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Gangs of New York

[United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.

2 videodiscs (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father.

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ISBN:

978-0-7888-4636-6

Dewey Class No:

791.43/72 21

Title:

Gangs of New York [videorecording] / Miramax Films presents a Martin Scorsese picture an Alberto Grimaldi production, a Miramax Films presentation ; producers, Alberto Grimaldi, Harvey Weinstein ; screenplay writers, Jay Cocks, Steven Zaillian, Kenneth Lonergan ; director, Martin Scorsese.

Edition:

Widescreen version (2.35:1).

Publisher:

[United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.

Physical:

2 videodiscs (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.

Notes:

Special features: U2 "The hands that built America" music video; history of the Five Points; exploring the sets of "Gangs of New York" (multi-angle); feature commentary with Martin Scorsese; set design; costume design.

ParticipantNote:

Leonardo Dicaprio, Daniel Day Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Henry Thomas, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson.

Summary:

In 1846, waves of Irish immigrants poured into the New York neighborhood of Five Points. "Billy the Butcher" bands his fellow "Native Americans" into a gang to take on the Irish gang "The Dead Rabbits," organized by Priest Vallon. After an bloody clash Vallon is dead and his son ends up in a brutal reform school. In 1862, that boy returns to seek vengeance against the man that killed his father.

Target Audience:

MPAA rating: R; for intense strong violence, sexuality/nudity and language.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.

Awards Note:

Golden Globes, USA, 2003: Golden Globe - Best Director - Motion Picture (Martin Scorsese); Best Original Song - Motion Picture (U2 (music/lyrics) For the song "The Hands That Built America").

Subject:

Immigrants--Ireland--Drama.

Subject:

Gangs--New York (State)--Five Points (New York)--Drama.

Subject:

Feature films.

Subject:

Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

AE:PersName:

Grimaldi, Alberto.

AE:PersName:

Weinstein, Harvey, 1952-

AE:PersName:

Cocks, Jay.

AE:PersName:

Zaillian, Steven.

AE:PersName:

Lonergan, Kenneth.

AE:PersName:

Scorsese, Martin.

AE:PersName:

DiCaprio, Leonardo.

AE:PersName:

Day-Lewis, Daniel.

AE:PersName:

Diaz, Cameron.

AE:PersName:

Broadbent, Jim.

AE:PersName:

Reilly, John C., 1965-

AE:PersName:

Thomas, Henry, 1971-

AE:PersName:

Gleeson, Brendan.

AE:PersName:

Neeson, Liam.

AE:PersName:

Ballhaus, Michael, 1935-

AE:PersName:

Schoonmaker, Thelma.

AE:PersName:

Shore, Howard.

AE:PersName:

Powell, Sandy.

AE:PersName:

Ferretti, Dante, 1943-

AE:CorpName:

Miramax Films.

AE:CorpName:

Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)

AE:CorpName:

Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)

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