Set in New York's lower East Side, this is the story of two childhood friends who form an uneasy partnership in crime which leads to death. The film shows ghetto life and its resulting gangster involvement for those involved.
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2003.
2 videodiscs (ca. 229 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1984.
Based on the novel: The hoods / by Harry Grey.
Executive producer, Claudio Mancini ; executive in charge of production, Fred Caruso ; additional dialogue, Stuart Kaminsky ; editor, Nino Baragli ; director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli ; music composed and directed by Ennio Morricone.
Robert De Niro, James Woods, Elizabeth McGovern, Tuesday Weld, Joe Pesci, Burt Young, Treat Williams, Danny Aiello.
DVD ; widescreen presentation.
For private home use only.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Includes audio tracks in English and French with subtitles in English, French and Spanish.
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Subjects:Aaronson, David. Hoods -- Film adaptations.
Aaronson, David. Hoods -- Television adaptations.
Crime -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Jewish criminals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Other Authors:Aaronson, David. Hoods.
Benvenuti, Leo, 1923-2000.
De Bernardi, Piero, 1926-2010.
De Niro, Robert.
Leone, Sergio, 1929-1989.
McGovern, Elizabeth, 1961-
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Weld, Tuesday, 1943-
Woods, James, 1947-