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Title:
Lackawanna blues
Author:
Merkerson, S. Epatha, 1952-
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
[New York, N.Y.] : HBO Video, [2005]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
In a story fueled by rhythm and blues, a young boy's life is shaped by love and the stories of a cast of characters in the boarding house where he lives. Based on Ruben Santiago-Hudson's autobiographical play about his relationship with his guardian Rachel Crosby, set in 1950's and 1960's Lackawanna, New York. After the separation of his parents, young Ruben, a part-black, part-Hispanic child, is sent to live in a small-scale boarding house run by the kind-hearted "Nanny" Crosby and her younger husband Bill.
General Note:
Special features: Audio commentary with director George C. Wolfe and writer Ruben Santiago-Hudson; deleted scenes; featurette.

Based on the play by Ruben Santiago-Hudson.
Language:
English

French

Spanish
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: TV-14.
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9780783134826
UPC:
026359274923
Format :
DVD