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Title Once upon a time in America [videorecording] / Embassy International Pictures ; Arnon Milchan presents ; a film by Sergio Leone ; produced by Arnon Milchan ; directed by Sergio Leone.

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
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Edition Two-disc special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (229 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Based on the novel "The hoods" by Harry Grey.
Special features: (Disc one) Commentary by film critic Richard Schickel. (Disc two) Commentary by film critic Richard Schickel; excerpt from the documentary "Once upon a time : Sergio Leone" profiling the making of the film; photographic memories; theatrical trailer.
Credits Screenplay by Leonardo Benvenuti, Piero De Bernardi, Enrico Medioli, Franco Arcalli, Franco Ferrini, Sergio Leone ; executive producer, Claudio Mancini ; editor, Nino Baragli ; director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli ; music, Ennio Morricone.
Cast Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Joe Pesci, Burt Young, Tuesday Weld, Treat Williams, Danny Aiello.
Summary A tale of the lives of two New York gangsters from the period of the early 1900's through prohibition, and climaxing in their subsequent reunion in the 1960's. Friends from childhood, they entered a life of crime together that inevitably led to tragedy and death.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation ; Dolby surround 5.1 surround.
Language English or dubbed French dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Gangsters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Criminals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Jewish criminals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Crime -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Mafia -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Genre/Form Gangster films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author De Niro, Robert
Woods, James, 1947-
McGovern, Elizabeth, 1961-
Pesci, Joe
Young, Burt.
Weld, Tuesday, 1943-
Williams, Treat
Leone, Sergio, 1929-1989
Morricone, Ennio
Milchan, Arnon.
Grey, Harry. Hoods
Embassy International Pictures
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0790789124
Standard No. 085393190927
Music No. 31909 Warner Home Video

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