Video/Film , DVD in English

The corner

Blown Deadline Productions, Knee Deep Productions, a presentation of Home Box Office ; producer, Nina Kostroff-Noble ; writers, David Simon, David Mills ; director, Charles S. Dutton.
  • New York, NY : HBO Video, ©2003.
  • 2 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); Dolby surround.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1995.9.M45 C67647 2003 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1995.9.M45 C67647 2003 c. 2
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2
Credits
  • Director of photography, Ivan Strasburg ; costume designer, Dana Campbell ; production designers, Vince Peranio, Susan Kessel.
Performers
  • Cast: T.K. Carter, Khandi Alexander, Sean Nelson, Clarke Peters, Glenn Plummer, Toy Connor, Tasha Smith.
Subjects
Summary
  • Chronicles a year in the lives of 15-year-old DeAndre McCullough, his mother Fran and father Gary, along with their friends, enemies, and neighbors. Ever present in their world is illicit drugs-- heroin and cocaine-- the need that fuels the business, and the business that fuels the need. Based on the true stories from the lives of the people who live life on a corner in Baltimore.
Other information
  • Originally broadcast by HBO in 2000.
  • Based on the book "The corner: a year in the life of an inner-city neighborhood" by David Simon and Edward Burns.
  • MPAA rating: Not rated; contains adult content and adult language.
  • Language: English with optional dubbed Spanish soundtrack; optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
  • Awards: Emmy Awards, 2000: Emmy - Outstanding Directing for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Charles Dutton); Outstanding Miniseries (Robert F. Colesberry - executive producer; David Mills - executive producer; David Simon - executive producer; Nina Kostroff-Noble - producer); Outstanding Writing for a Miniseries or a Movie (David Simon, David Mills).
Publisher's number
  • 99082 HBO Video
ISBN
  • 0783123728
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 026359908224
  • OCLC: 52089474