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Title Take out / Cavu Pictures presents a Cre Film production ; produced by Isil Bagdadi and Michael Sergio ; written and directed by Sean Baker, Shih-Ching Tsou.

Imprint New York, NY : Kino International, 2009.

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Description 1 videodisc (1 hr., 27 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
System Details DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; enhanced for 16x19 TVs; NTSC.
Language In English and Chinese, with optional subtitles in English or traditional Chinese.
Cast Charles Jang, Jeng-Hua Yu, Wang-Thye Lee, Justin Wan.
Credits Cinematography & editing, Sean Baker; makeup, Eva Huang.
Note DVD release of the 2008 motion picture.
Audience MPAA rating: not rated.
Summary A day in the life of Ming Ding begins as a pair of hammer-wielding loan sharks come to the door of Ming's squalid apartment. Their ultimatum, delivered in Mandarin, is as simple as it is virtually impossible to fulfill, needing to give them $800 by the evening or the debt will be doubled. With the family he supports half a world away, Ming has a single rain-soaked shift at his job in which to pay off his thuggish creditors. Ming Ding anonymously and almost wordlessly delivers Chinese food on Manhattan's Upper West Side.
Note Special features: Audio commentary with directors Sean Baker and Shih-Ching Tsou and actor Charles Jang ; cast and crew interviews ; two deleted scenes ; Charles Jang's audition for Ming Ding ; theatrical trailer ; stills gallery.
Subject Chinese drama -- New York (State) -- New York.
Usury -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Debt -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Delivery of goods -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Noncitizens -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Illegal immigration -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Chinese drama. (OCoLC)fst00857335
Debt. (OCoLC)fst00888768
Delivery of goods. (OCoLC)fst00889965
Usury. (OCoLC)fst01163232
New York (State) -- New York. (OCoLC)fst01204333
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.).
Action and adventure films. (OCoLC)fst01710568
Thrillers (Motion pictures) (OCoLC)fst01726193
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Suspense films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Added Author Baker, Sean, 1971- Screenwriter. Director.
Tsou, Shih-Ching. Screenwriter. Director.
Bagdadi, Isil. Producer.
Sergio, Michael. Producer.
Jang, Charles. Actor.
Yu, Jeng-Hua. Actor.
Lee, Wang-Thye. Actor.
Wan, Justin. Actor.
Cavu Pictures (Firm)
Cre Film (Firm)
Kino International Corporation.
Standard No. 738329066321
Music No. K663 Kino International
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