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The Resource Devil in a blue dress, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico and Mundy Lane Entertainment production ; a Carl Franklin film ; screenplay by Carl Franklin ; produced by Jesse Beaton and Gary Goetzman ; directed by Carl Franklin, (videorecording DVD)

Devil in a blue dress, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico and Mundy Lane Entertainment production ; a Carl Franklin film ; screenplay by Carl Franklin ; produced by Jesse Beaton and Gary Goetzman ; directed by Carl Franklin, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Devil in a blue dress
Title
Devil in a blue dress
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico and Mundy Lane Entertainment production ; a Carl Franklin film ; screenplay by Carl Franklin ; produced by Jesse Beaton and Gary Goetzman ; directed by Carl Franklin
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Presenter
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlins is a decorated war hero who returns home to work as a private eye. His job of finding a missing socialite puts him between the white power elite and the vibrant black community of Central Avenue. As soon as Easy and his trigger-happy friend Mouse find Daphne Monet, trouble follows
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Cataloging source
TSC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Devil in a blue dress (Motion picture)
  • Devil in a blue dress (Motion picture)
  • Devil in a blue dress (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music composed by Elmer Bernstein ; editor, Carole Kravetz ; director of photography, Tak Fujimoto
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack In English, dubbed Spanish, or dubbed Portuguese; optional subtitles in English, Spanish, and Portuguese; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D48 1998
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Tom Sizemore, Jennifer Beals, Don Cheadle, Maury Chaykin, Terry Kinney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1952-
  • 1954-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Franklin, Carl
  • Beaton, Jesse
  • Goetzman, Gary
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Sizemore, Tom
  • Beals, Jennifer
  • Cheadle, Don
  • Chaykin, Maury
  • Bernstein, Elmer
  • Kravetz-Aykanian, Carole
  • Fujimoto, Tak
  • Mosley, Walter
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
  • Mundy Lane Entertainment (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mosley, Walter
  • Mosley, Walter
  • Rawlins, Easy (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • African American men
  • African American men
  • Private investigators
  • Rawlins, Easy (Fictitious character)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • California
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Devil in a blue dress, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico and Mundy Lane Entertainment production ; a Carl Franklin film ; screenplay by Carl Franklin ; produced by Jesse Beaton and Gary Goetzman ; directed by Carl Franklin, (videorecording DVD)
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.85:1) and Full screen
  • Based on the book by Walter Mosley
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Special features include: theatrical trailers; director's commentary; Don Cheadle's screen test
Accompanying material
1 program notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.)
Isbn
9780767818070
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396513495
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
51349
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2779725
  • (OCoLC)42591389
  • (OCoLC)ocm42591389
  • 555873
  • 2779725
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (side A) and full screen (side B) presentations; Dolby surround or Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Devil in a blue dress, TriStar Pictures presents a Clinica Estetico and Mundy Lane Entertainment production ; a Carl Franklin film ; screenplay by Carl Franklin ; produced by Jesse Beaton and Gary Goetzman ; directed by Carl Franklin, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Wide screen (1.85:1) and Full screen
  • Based on the book by Walter Mosley
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Special features include: theatrical trailers; director's commentary; Don Cheadle's screen test
Accompanying material
1 program notes
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 101 min.)
Isbn
9780767818070
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396513495
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
51349
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2779725
  • (OCoLC)42591389
  • (OCoLC)ocm42591389
  • 555873
  • 2779725
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (side A) and full screen (side B) presentations; Dolby surround or Dolby digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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