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Green book [Blu-ray]

Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]

1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger, as well as unexpected humanity and humor, they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.

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LC Call No:

PN1997.2 .G7446 2019

Dewey Class No:

791.43/72 23

Title:

Green book [Blu-ray] [Blu-ray] / director, Peter Farrelly.

Edition:

Blu-ray.

Publisher:

Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2019]

Physical:

1 videodisc (ca. 130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

ContentType:

two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent.

MediaType:

video v rdamedia.

CarrierType:

videodisc vd rdacarrier.

Notes:

Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

Notes:

Special features: Virtuoso performances; An unforgettable friendship; Going beyond the green book.

ParticipantNote:

Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini, Sebastian Maniscalco, Dimiter D. Marinov, Mike Hatton, Von Lewis, Don Stark.

Summary:

When Tony Lip, a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley, a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on a book to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger, as well as unexpected humanity and humor, they are forced to set aside differences to survive and thrive on the journey of a lifetime.

Target Audience:

Rating: PG-13; for thematic content, language including racial epithets, smoking, some violence and suggestive material.

Subject:

Motor vehicle drivers--Drama.

Subject:

African American entertainers--Drama.

Subject:

Racism--Drama.

AE:PersName:

Farrelly, Peter, film director.

AE:PersName:

Mortensen, Viggo, 1958-, actor.

AE:PersName:

Ali, Mahershala, 1974-, actor.

AE:PersName:

Cardellini, Linda, 1975-, actor.

AE:PersName:

Maniscalco, Sebastian, actor.

AE:PersName:

Marinov, Dimiter D., actor.

AE:PersName:

Hatton, Mike, actor.

AE:PersName:

Lewis, Von, actor.

AE:PersName:

Stark, Don, 1954-, actor.

AE:CorpName:

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)

AE:UnifTitle:

Container of (work): Green Book (Motion picture)

AE:UnifTitle:

Container of (expression): Green Book (Motion picture). French.

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