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Title Black snake moan [videorecording] / Paramount Vantage presents a New Deal production a Southern Cross, the Dog production ; produced by John Singleton, Stephanie Allain ; written and directed by Craig Brewer.

Imprint Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount Home Entertainment, c2007.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Fl DVD Collection  791.4372 B561sn 2007    ---  Billed
Description 1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (English), Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo. Surround (English and French) ; widescreen (16:9, enhanced) presentation.
Language English and French with optional English or Spanish subtitles ; Closed-captioned.
Cast Samuel L. Jackson, Christina Ricci, Justin Timberlake, S. Epatha Merkerson.
Credits Director of photography, Amelia Vincent ; editor, Billy Fox ; music, Scott Bomar ; costume designer, Paul Simmons ; production designer, Keith Brian Burns.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for strong sexual content, language, some violence, and drug use.
CHV rating: 18A; violence, sexual content, coarse language.
Summary Lazarus is an extremely religious man who is broken hearted after his wife leaves him for his own brother. Rae is the town slut, apparently afflicted with the "disease" of uncontrollable nymphomania. After a night of hard partying and sleeping around, Rae, is beaten up and left by the roadside near Lazarus' house. Lazarus takes her in and chains her to his radiator while trying to "cure" her insatiability. Eventually, the two become friends and help each other recover from their extremes of lust and piety to become more balanced individuals.
Note Special features: Commentary by writer/director Craig Brewer; "Conflicted: the making of Black snake moan;" "Rooted in the blues;" "The Black snake moan;" deleted scenes.
Subject Nymphomania -- Southern States -- Drama.
Blues musicians -- Southern States -- Drama.
African American musicians -- Southern States -- Drama.
Piety -- Drama.
Southern States -- Drama.
African American musicians. (OCoLC)fst00799273
Blues musicians. (OCoLC)fst00835072
Nymphomania. (OCoLC)fst01042452
Piety. (OCoLC)fst01063913
Southern States. (OCoLC)fst01244550
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author Singleton, John, 1968-
Allain, Stephanie.
Brewer, Craig.
Jackson, Samuel L., 1948-
Ricci, Christina, 1980-
Timberlake, Justin, 1981-
Merkerson, S. Epatha, 1952-
Paramount Vantage.
New Deal Productions.
Southern Cross Productions.
Dog (Firm)
Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1415732574
9781415732571
Standard No. 097363461944
Music No. 34619 Paramount Home Entertainment

 
    
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