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Title 4 film favorites. Uptown romance

Imprint Burbank, CA : Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, 2017.

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 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD UPTOWN DISC 1-2    Check Shelf
Edition Widescreen and fullscreen versions.
Description 2 videodiscs (446 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, Dolby digital, Dolby Surround.
Note "A thin line between love & hate" was originally released as a motion picture in 1996 ; "Love Jones" was originally released as a motion picture in 1997 ; "Love and basketball" was originally released as a motion picture in 2000 ; "Love don't cost a thing" was originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Language "A thin line between love & hate," "Love Jones," "Love and basketball": in English; "Love don't cost a thing": in English with optional subtitles in Spanish.
Note Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
"A thin line between love & hate" and "Love Jones": includes both fullscreen and widescreen versions ; "Love and basketball" and "Love don't cost a thing": includes widescreen version.
"Love don't cost a thing": based upon a screenplay "Can't buy me love" by Michael Swerdlick.
Cast "A thin line between love & hate": Martin Lawrence, Lynn Whitfield ; "Love Jones": Iarenz Tate, Nia Long ; "Love and basketball": Omar Epps, Sanaa Lathan ; "Love don't cost a thing": Nick Cannon, Christina Milian.
Credits "A thin line between love & hate": director of photography, Francis Kenny ; editor, John Carter ; music, Roger Troutman -- "Love Jones": director of photography, Ernest Holzman ; editor, Maysie Hoy ; music, Darryl Jones -- "Love and basketball": director of photography, Reynaldo Villalobos ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire ; music, Terence Blanchard -- "Love don't cost a thing": director of photography, Chuck Cohen ; editor, David Codron ; music, Richard Gibbs.
Summary "A thin line between love & hate": A womanizer persistently woos and finally wins the love of a savvy businesswoman. But when he decides it's time to move on, her fierce countermove is something he didn't anticipate. One way or another, she always gets her man. "Love Jones": A smooth-talking writer and a sharp-eyed photographer explore their mutual attraction in this tale set in hip Chicago settings and layered with the emotional uplift -- and rocky shoals -- of a new relationship. "Love and basketball": From the playground to the pro leagues, Monica and Quincy taught each other how to play the game. Now, their commitment to the sport will force them to make a choice between each other and the game ... between family and team. "Love don't cost a thing": Alvin is a brilliant, but awkward teenager, who seizes a golden opportunity when popular cheerleader, Paris, wrecks her parents SUV and is strapped for cash. Alvin and Paris agree to strike a bargain: Alvin will do the repairs for free if Paris pretends to be his girlfriend for two weeks, all in the hopes of elevating his fledgling social standing. Little does he know, being popular is not all that it's cracked up to be.
Contents Disc 1. Thin line between love & hate / New Line Cinema ; Savoy Pictures ; Jackson-McHenry Entertainment ; produced by Douglas McHenry, George Jackson ; story by Martin Lawrence ; written by Martin Lawrence [and others] ; directed by Martin Lawrence -- Love Jones / New Line Cinema ; Addis-Wechsler ; produced by Nick Wechsler, Jeremiah Samuels ; written and directed by Theodore Witcher. Disc 2. Love and basketball / New Line Cinema ; 40 Acres and a Mule Filmworks Production ; produced by Spike Lee, Sam Kitt ; written and directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood -- Love don't cost a thing / Alcon Entertainment ; produced by Mark Burg [and others] ; written by Troy Beyer, Michael Swerdlick ; directed by Troy Beyer.
Audience "A thin line between love & hate" and "Love Jones": MPAA rating: R ; "Love and basketball" and "Love don't cost a thing": MPAA rating: PG-13.
Subject Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
African Americans -- Drama.
African American photographers -- Drama.
African American poets -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Basketball -- Drama.
Basketball players -- Drama.
High school students -- Drama.
Teenage boys -- Drama.
Teenage girls -- Drama.
African American teenagers -- Drama.
Romance films.
Romantic comedy films.
Comedy films.
Crime films.
Teen films.
Basketball films.
Coming-of-age films.
Film adaptations.
African American photographers. (OCoLC)fst00799297
African American poets. (OCoLC)fst00799304
African American teenagers. (OCoLC)fst00799406
African Americans. (OCoLC)fst00799558
Basketball. (OCoLC)fst00828203
Basketball films. (OCoLC)fst00828258
Basketball players. (OCoLC)fst00828280
Comedy films. (OCoLC)fst00869095
Coming-of-age films. (OCoLC)fst01743165
Crime films. (OCoLC)fst01750246
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst00924250
High school students. (OCoLC)fst00956174
Man-woman relationships. (OCoLC)fst01007080
Revenge. (OCoLC)fst01096476
Romance films. (OCoLC)fst01747951
Romantic comedy films. (OCoLC)fst01200357
Teen films. (OCoLC)fst01733448
Teenage boys. (OCoLC)fst01145373
Teenage girls. (OCoLC)fst01145412
Genre/Form Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author McHenry, Doug.
Jackson, George (George A.)
Wechsler, Nick.
Samuels, Jeremiah.
Lee, Spike.
Kitt, Sam.
Burg, Mark.
Lawrence, Martin, 1965- direction.
Witcher, Theodore, direction.
Prince-Bythewood, Gina, direction.
Bailey, Troy, 1964- direction.
Swerdlick, Michael.
Whitfield, Lynn, cast.
Tate, Iarenz, cast.
Long, Nia, cast.
Epps, Omar, cast.
Lathan, Sanaa, cast.
Cannon, Nick, 1980- cast.
Milian, Christina, 1981- cast.
Kenny, Francis.
Holzman, Ernest.
Villalobos, Reynaldo.
Cohen, Chuck.
Carter, John (John H.)
Hoy, Maysie.
Shropshire, Terilyn A.
Codron, David.
Troutman, Roger.
Jones, Darryl, 1961-
Blanchard, Terence.
Gibbs, Richard Kendall, 1955-
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm)
New Line Cinema Corporation.
Savoy Pictures.
Addis-Wechsler (Firm)
Forty Acres & a Mule Filmworks.
Alcon Entertainment (Firm)
Added Title Four film favorites. Uptown romance
Uptown romance
Standard No. 883929578986
Music No. 2000132981 Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (disc 1)
2000132982 Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (disc 2)
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