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The Resource Gangs of New York, 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, (videorecording)

Gangs of New York, 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, (videorecording)

Label
Gangs of New York
Title
Gangs of New York
Statement of responsibility
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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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").
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; original music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Dante Ferretti
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English with optional French soundtrack; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Leonardo Dicaprio, Daniel Day Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Henry Thomas, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1971-
  • 1935-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Grimaldi, Alberto
  • Weinstein, Harvey
  • Cocks, Jay
  • Zaillian, Steven
  • Lonergan, Kenneth
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • DiCaprio, Leonardo
  • Day-Lewis, Daniel
  • Diaz, Cameron
  • Broadbent, Jim
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Thomas, Henry
  • Gleeson, Brendan
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Ballhaus, Michael
  • Schoonmaker, Thelma
  • Shore, Howard
  • Powell, Sandy
  • Ferretti, Dante
  • U2 (Musical group)
  • Miramax Films
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Five Points (New York, N.Y.)
  • Gangs
  • Feature films
  • Golden Globe Awards
  • DVDs
Label
Gangs of New York, 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, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: U2 "The hands that built America" music video; history of the Five Points featurette; exploring the sets of "Gangs of New York" (multi-angle); feature commentary with Martin Scorsese; Five Points study guide with introduction to the neighborhood's vocabulary; set design and costume design featurettes; Discovery Channel documentary, "Uncovering the real gangs of New York"; theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52089306
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 2.35:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (166 min.), dual-layer format
Isbn
9780788846366
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936165371
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24017
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen version (2.35:1), Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, DTS 5.1 digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Gangs of New York, 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, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: U2 "The hands that built America" music video; history of the Five Points featurette; exploring the sets of "Gangs of New York" (multi-angle); feature commentary with Martin Scorsese; Five Points study guide with introduction to the neighborhood's vocabulary; set design and costume design featurettes; Discovery Channel documentary, "Uncovering the real gangs of New York"; theatrical trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm52089306
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 2.35:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (166 min.), dual-layer format
Isbn
9780788846366
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936165371
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
24017
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, widescreen version (2.35:1), Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound, DTS 5.1 digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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