Bamboozled
DVD
2020
1 available of 2 items

In a moment of sarcasm, a frustrated African-American network executive pitches an idea about a minstrel show and is dismayed when his network actually proceeds with the idea and it becomes a hit.

Item Details
Series:
Criterion collection
Criterion collection ; 1019
Criterion collection ; 1019 DVD.
Subjects:
African American executives -- Fiction.
African Americans in television broadcasting -- Fiction.
African Americans on television -- Fiction.
Blackface entertainers -- Fiction.
Mass media and race relations -- United States -- Fiction.
Minstrel shows -- Fiction.
Television -- Production and direction -- Fiction.
United States -- Race relations -- Fiction.
Genre:
Comedy films.
Feature films.
Satirical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Glover, Savion, actor.
Lee, Spike, film producer, screenwriter, film director.
Smith, Jada Pinkett, 1971- actor.
Wayans, Damon, actor.
ISBN:
9781681437019
Edition:
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Description:
2 videodiscs (136 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A.
MPAA rating: R.
Other Title:
Bamboozled (Motion picture) [DVD].
Notes:
Title from container.
Features: audio commentary from 2001 featuring Lee; new conversation between Lee and film programmer and critic Ashley Clark; new interviews with choreographer and actor Savion Glover, actor Tommy Davidson, and costume designer Ruth E. Carter; new interview program "On blackface and the minstrel show" featuring film and media scholar Racquel Gates; documentary "The making of Bamboozled" (2001) featuring members of the cast and crew; deleted scenes, music videos for the Mau Maus' "Blak iz blak" and GeraldLevert's "Dream with no love," and alternate parody commercials created for the film; poster gallery and trailer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2000.
Damon Wayans, Savion Glover, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Tommy Davidson, Michael Rapaport.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
In English with English subtitles ; English SDH.
Contents:
Disc 1. Bamboozled (DVD).
Disc 2. Bonus disc (DVD).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC3122D
Link to PAC
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