The Resource Above the rim, New Line Cinema ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; story by Jeff Pollack & Benny Medina ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (DVD)

Above the rim, New Line Cinema ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; story by Jeff Pollack & Benny Medina ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (DVD)

Label
Above the rim
Title
Above the rim
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; story by Jeff Pollack & Benny Medina ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; 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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Marcus Miller ; costume designer, Karen Perry ; edited by Michael Ripps and James Mitchell ; director of photography, Tom Priestley, Jr
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R (for pervasive strong language, and for violence)
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S67
LC item number
A26 2003
PerformerNote
Duane Martin, Leon, Tupac Shakur, Marlon Wayans, Bernie Mac, Tonya Pinkins, David Bailey
Runtime
97
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Above the rim, New Line Cinema ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; story by Jeff Pollack & Benny Medina ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (DVD)
Label
Above the rim, New Line Cinema ; produced by Jeff Pollack and Benny Medina ; story by Jeff Pollack & Benny Medina ; screenplay by Barry Michael Cooper & Jeff Pollack ; directed by Jeff Pollack, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1994
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
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Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9780780641150
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043613524
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • N6135
  • 10067996
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
1271015
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) and full screen presentations; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo. surround
Video recording format
DVD
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