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The Resource White Boy Rick, a Columbia Pictures and Studio 8 presentation ; an LBI Entertainment, Le Grisbi, Protozoa production ; produced by John Lesher, Julie Yorn, Scott Franklin, Darren Aronofsky ; written by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller ; directed by Yann Demange

White Boy Rick, a Columbia Pictures and Studio 8 presentation ; an LBI Entertainment, Le Grisbi, Protozoa production ; produced by John Lesher, Julie Yorn, Scott Franklin, Darren Aronofsky ; written by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller ; directed by Yann Demange

Label
White Boy Rick
Title
White Boy Rick
Statement of responsibility
a Columbia Pictures and Studio 8 presentation ; an LBI Entertainment, Le Grisbi, Protozoa production ; produced by John Lesher, Julie Yorn, Scott Franklin, Darren Aronofsky ; written by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller ; directed by Yann Demange
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the moving true story of a blue-collar father and his teenage son, Rick Wershe, who became an undercover informant for the FBI during the 1980s, before he was arrested for drug trafficking, abandoned by his handlers, and sentenced to life in prison
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, drug content, violence, some sexual references, and brief nudity
  • CHV rating: 14A
Language note
English or French dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); audio desciption
PerformerNote
Matthew McConaughey, Richie Merritt, Bel Powley, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Brian Tyree Henry, Rory Cochrane, RJ Cyler, Jonathan Majors, Eddie Marsan, Taylour Paige, Bruce Dern, Piper Laurie
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1969-
  • 1992-
  • 1962-
  • 1995-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lesher, John
  • Yorn, Julie
  • Franklin, Scott
  • Aronofsky, Darren
  • Weiss, Andy
  • Miller, Logan
  • Miller, Noah
  • Demange, Yann
  • McConaughey, Matthew
  • Merritt, Richie
  • Powley, Bel
  • Leigh, Jennifer Jason
  • Henry, Brian Tyree
  • Cochrane, Rory
  • Cyler, RJ
  • Majors, Jonathan
  • Marsan, Eddie
  • Paige, Taylour
  • Dern, Bruce
  • Laurie, Piper
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Studio Eight Productions
  • LBI Entertainment (Firm)
  • Le Grisbi Productions
  • Protozoa Pictures
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wershe, Richard
  • Informers
  • Drug traffic
  • Feature films
  • Biographical films
  • Crime films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
White Boy Rick, a Columbia Pictures and Studio 8 presentation ; an LBI Entertainment, Le Grisbi, Protozoa production ; produced by John Lesher, Julie Yorn, Scott Franklin, Darren Aronofsky ; written by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller ; directed by Yann Demange
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2018
  • Wide screen (2.39:1)
  • Special features: Trivia track; Deleted scenes; making-of; The unknown true story of Rick Wershe Jr.; The three tribes of Detroit: the cast
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396521315
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 52131
  • 4258959
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1062399247
  • (OCoLC)on1062399247
  • 984181
System details
  • Blu-ray, regions, A,B,C, wide screen (2.39:1); 7.1 DTS-HD MA, 5.1 audio description track (English), 5.1 DTS-HD MA (French); 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
White Boy Rick, a Columbia Pictures and Studio 8 presentation ; an LBI Entertainment, Le Grisbi, Protozoa production ; produced by John Lesher, Julie Yorn, Scott Franklin, Darren Aronofsky ; written by Andy Weiss and Logan & Noah Miller ; directed by Yann Demange
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2018
  • Wide screen (2.39:1)
  • Special features: Trivia track; Deleted scenes; making-of; The unknown true story of Rick Wershe Jr.; The three tribes of Detroit: the cast
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396521315
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 52131
  • 4258959
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1062399247
  • (OCoLC)on1062399247
  • 984181
System details
  • Blu-ray, regions, A,B,C, wide screen (2.39:1); 7.1 DTS-HD MA, 5.1 audio description track (English), 5.1 DTS-HD MA (French); 1080p high definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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