Format: DVD 2020
Availability: Available at 4 Libraries 4 of 4 copies
Available (4)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - African American DVD Bamboozled
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - African American
Call Number  DVD Bamboozled
Carnegie Library of McKeesport AV DVD BAM
Location  Carnegie Library of McKeesport
Collection  AV
Call Number  DVD BAM
Monroeville Public Library Video DVD BAM
Location  Monroeville Public Library
Collection  Video
Call Number  DVD BAM
Penn Hills Library Audio Visual DVD BAM
Location  Penn Hills Library
Collection  Audio Visual
Call Number  DVD BAM
Dark, biting satire of the television industry. A frustrated writer devises a plan to revive the minstrel show; but instead of white actors in black face, the show stars black actors in even blacker face. Directed by Spike Lee.
Additional Information
Series Criterion collection ; 1019.
Subjects African Americans in television broadcasting -- Drama.
African Americans on television -- Drama.
Mass media and race relations -- United States -- Drama.
Blackface entertainers -- Drama.
Minstrel shows -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Parody films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Irvington, New York?] :The Criterion Collection,2020
Edition Director-approved two-DVD special edition, Widescreen.
Contributors Kilik, Jon, film producer.
Lee, Spike, film producer, screenwriter, film director.
Wayans, Damon, actor.
Glover, Savion, actor.
Smith, Jada Pinkett, 1971- actor.
Davidson, Tommy, actor.
Rapaport, Michael, actor.
Mos Def (Rapper), actor.
Mooney, Paul, 1941-2021 actor.
Blanchard, Terence, composer.
New Line Cinema Corporation, presenter.
Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Damon Wayans, Savion Glover, Jada Pinkett Smith, Tommy Davidson, Michael Rapaport, Mos Def, Paul Mooney.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Ellen Kuras ; editor, Sam Pollard ; music, Terence Blanchard.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Language English
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Accompanying material may include folded insert featuring an essay by film programmer and critic Ashley Clark.
Special features include: audio commentary from 2001 featuring Spike Lee; new conversation between Spike Lee and film programmer and critic Ashley Clark; new interviews with choreographer and actor Savion Glover, actor Tommy Davidson, and costume designer Ruth E. Carter; On blackface and the minstrel show, a new interview program featuring film and media scholar Racquel Gates; The making of Bamboozled (2001), a documentary featuring cast and crew; deleted scenes; music videos for the Mau Maus' "Blak iz blak" and Gerald Levert's "Dream with no love"; alternate parody commercials created for the film; poster gallery; trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.77:1) presentation; Dolby Audio 5.1 surround.
Description 2 videodiscs (136 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781681437019
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