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Uniform Title Crime story (Television program)
Title Crime story. The complete series [videorecording] / New World International presents a Michael Mann production ; created by Chuck Adamson, Gustave Reininger ; executive producer, Michael Mann ; [directed by Abel Ferrara].

Imprint [United States] : Image Entertainment, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD Television Series    CRI    In Transit +1 HOLD
Edition 25th anniversary [ed.].
Description 9 videodiscs (36 hrs., 36 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC.
Cast Dennis Farina, Anthony John Denison, David Caruso, Stephen Lang, Bill Campbell, Ted Levine ; guest stars, Julia Roberts, Gary Sinise, Kevin Spacey, Steven Weber, Ving Rhames, Lorraine Bracco, Michael Madsen, Pam Grier, Laura San Giacomo, Stanley Tucci, David Hyde Pierce, Andrew Dice Clay, Deborah Harry.
Note Originally broadcast on NBC television (1988).
Audience Not rated.
Note "This special collection included the two-hour pilot and both seasons from the cult classic television series." --Container.
Summary Set in 1963, 'Crime Story' is the story of the Chicago Police Major Crime Unit headed by tough-as-nails Lieutenant Mike Torello and his obsessive pursuit of slick and ruthless gangster Ray Luca, one of organized crime's brightest young hoods. As Luca murders, steals, and extorts his way to the top from the mean streets of Chicago to the glitter of Las Vegas, Torello remains hot on his trail. This collection includes the two hour pilot and both seasons from the cult classic television series.
Contents Pilot -- Final transmission -- Shadow dancer -- The Saint Louis book of blues -- The war -- Abrams for the defense -- Pursuit of a wanted felon -- Old friends dead ends -- Justice hits the skids -- For love or money -- Crime pays -- Hide and go thief -- Strange bedfellows -- Fatal crossroads -- Torello on trial -- Kingdom of money -- The battle of Las Vegas -- The survivor -- The pinnacle -- ̂Top of the world -- Ground zero -- The senator, the movie star and the mob -- Blast from the past -- Always a blonde -- Atomic fallout -- Shockwaves -- Robbery, armed -- Little girl lost -- Love hurts -- MIG-21 -- Moulin Rouge -- Seize the time -- Femme fatale -- Protected witness -- Last rites -- Pauli Taglia's dream -- Roadrunner -- The brothel wars -- Byline -- The hearings -- Pursuit -- Escape -- Going home.
Subject Gangsters -- Drama.
Police -- Drama.
Chicago (Ill.) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Television programs.
Television cop shows.
Gangster television programs.
Television serials.
Mystery television programs.
Added Author Mann, Michael, 1943- Producer.
Adamson, Chuck, 1936-2008. Creator.
Reininger, Gustave. Creator.
Ferrara, Abel, 1951- Director.
Farina, Dennis, 1944-2013. Actor.
Dennison, Anthony John, 1949- Actor.
Caruso, David, 1956- Actor.
Lang, Stephen, 1952- Actor.
Campbell, William, 1959- Actor.
Levine, Ted. Actor.
Roberts, Julia, 1967- Actor.
Sinise, Gary. Actor.
Spacey, Kevin. Actor.
Weber, Steven, 1961 March 4- Actor.
Rhames, Ving, 1961- Actor.
Bracco, Lorraine, 1955- Actor.
Madsen, Michael. Actor.
Grier, Pam, 1949- Actor.
San Giacomo, Laura, 1962- Actor.
Tucci, Stanley. Actor.
Pierce, David Hyde. Actor.
Clay, Andrew Dice. Actor.
Harry, Debbie. Actor.
New World International (Firm)
NBC Television Network.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 014381737929
Music No. LAK7379DVD Image Entertainment

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