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The Resource Above the rim, New Line Productions presents a film by Jeff Pollack ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (videorecording)

Above the rim, New Line Productions presents a film by Jeff Pollack ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (videorecording)

Label
Above the rim
Title
Above the rim
Statement of responsibility
New Line Productions presents a film by Jeff Pollack ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; directed by Jeff Pollack
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kyle Lee Watson is an inner-city high school basketball star torn between college and the lure of the streets. During an important championship play-off game, Kyle grandstands to catch the attention of a Georgetown college scout. Instead, he impresses Birdie, a powerful gang leader who is assembling a team to compete in the neighborhood Shoot-Out contest, a high-stakes street basketball tournament for the bragging rights of the city
Cataloging source
OCO
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music supervisors, Anita Camarata, Benny Medina ; production designer, Ina Mayhew ; music, Marcus Miller ; editor, Michael Ripps, James mitchell ; director of photography, Tom Priestly ; executive producer, James D. Brubaker
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R; for pervasive strong language, and for violence
Language note
English subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.S67
  • PN1997.2
LC item number
  • A26 2003
  • .A26 2003
PerformerNote
Duane Martin, Leon, Tupac Shakur, Bernie Mac, Tonya Perkins, Marlon Wayans
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1971-1996
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pollack, Jeff
  • Cooper, Barry Michael
  • Martin, Duane
  • Leon
  • Shakur, Tupac
  • Wayans, Marlon
  • Miller, Marcus
  • New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basketball
  • Basketball players
  • Urban high schools
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Above the rim, New Line Productions presents a film by Jeff Pollack ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Based on a story by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina
  • Videodisc release of the 1994 motion picture
  • DVD features: Theatrical trailers; DVD-ROM content
Bar code
  • 31223130083893
  • 31223130083927
  • 31223130083919
  • 31223130083984
  • 31223130083943
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.)
Isbn
9780780641150
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043613524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
N6135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51584895
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen presentations; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Above the rim, New Line Productions presents a film by Jeff Pollack ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc surface
  • Based on a story by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina
  • Videodisc release of the 1994 motion picture
  • DVD features: Theatrical trailers; DVD-ROM content
Bar code
  • 31223130083893
  • 31223130083927
  • 31223130083919
  • 31223130083984
  • 31223130083943
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.)
Isbn
9780780641150
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043613524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
N6135
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51584895
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen presentations; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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