Cover image for King of New York
Title:
King of New York
Author:
Caminito, Augusto, 1939-
Edition:
Special edition.
Publication Information:
Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, [2004]

©1990
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (approximately 106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
Chronicles the downfall of New York drug kingpin Frank White. Frank is a criminal driven by personal demons and an idiosyncratic sesnse of social justice. Having grown rich via his illegal exploits, Frank decides to give back to the city by building a multi-milion dollar hospital in an impoverished neighborhood. He attempts this by joining forces with a Chinatown gangster which, in turn, enrages the local - and very racist - Mafia. Meanwhile, Frank has a hotheaded cop on his back who will do anything to bring him down.
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.

Special features: all new audio commentaries and on-camera interviews; "New York 1990" documentary: a look a gangster film and gangsta rap influences on the movie; "The search for Abel Ferrara" documentary: a portrait of the film's enigmatic director, Abel Ferrara; TV spots; Schooly D music video; theatrical trailer.
Language:
English

Spanish
Contents:
Disc 1. Feature film (widescreen version)-- Special features -- Disc 2. Feature film (fullscreen version) -- Special features.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: R.
UPC:
012236142089
Format :
DVD

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