The Resource Show me a hero

Show me a hero

Label
Show me a hero
Title
Show me a hero
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mayor Nick Wasicsko took office in 1987 during Yonkers' worst crisis. When federal courts ordered public housing be built in the white, middle class side of town, it divided the city in a bitter battle fueled by fear, racism, murder and politics
Related
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
Rated: M
Language note
In English. [CC] English Captions (Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired)
PerformerNote
Oscar Isaac, Bob Balaban, Jim Belushi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1979-
  • 1945-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haggis, Paul
  • Isaac, Oscar
  • Baladan, Bob
  • Belkin, Lisa
Runtime
345
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Belkin, Lisa
  • Mayors
  • Low-income housing
  • Small cities
  • Social conflict
  • Racism
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Show me a hero
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Roadshow Entertainment : R-123386-9
  • DVD release of the television mini-series previously broadcast in 2015
  • Bonus features: Making show me a hero
  • Based on the book with the same name by Lisa Belkin, originally published in 1999
  • "How does a politican know he's doing the right thing? We make him pay"--Container
  • "A 6-part HBO miniseries"--Container
  • "From the creator of The Wire and the director of Crash"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Control code
44951589
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
2 DVD-videos (approximately 345 min.)
Media category
video
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-123386-9
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 44951589
  • (Sirsi) 44951589
System details
DVD ; Region 4
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Show me a hero
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Roadshow Entertainment : R-123386-9
  • DVD release of the television mini-series previously broadcast in 2015
  • Bonus features: Making show me a hero
  • Based on the book with the same name by Lisa Belkin, originally published in 1999
  • "How does a politican know he's doing the right thing? We make him pay"--Container
  • "A 6-part HBO miniseries"--Container
  • "From the creator of The Wire and the director of Crash"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Control code
44951589
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
2 DVD-videos (approximately 345 min.)
Media category
video
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-123386-9
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 44951589
  • (Sirsi) 44951589
System details
DVD ; Region 4
Video recording format
DVD

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