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The American Society of Magical Negroes  Cover Image DVD DVD

The American Society of Magical Negroes / Focus Features presents a Sight Unseen production; a Juba Lane Production ; produced by Julia Lebedev, Eddie Vaisman, Angel Lopez, Kobi Libii ; written and directed by Kobi Libii.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Collector's edition.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Focus Features, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2024.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: Secret society members; Crafting a magical society; Speaking your truth; Feature commentary and more!
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Michael Abels ; editor, Brian Olds ; director of photography, Doug Emmett.
Participant or Performer Note:
Justice Smith, Zachary Barton, Anthony Coons, David Alan Grier, An-Li Bogan, Drew Tarver, Michaela Watkins, Aisha Hinds, Tim Baltz, Rupert Friend, Nicole Byer.
Summary, etc.:
The American Society of Magical Negroes is a fresh, satirical comedy about a young man, Aren, who is recruited into a secret society of magical Black people who dedicate their lives to a cause of utmost importance: making white people₂s lives easier.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA Rating: PG-13; for some strong language, suggestive material and thematic material.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; NTSC; wide screen (1.85:1); English, French, Spanish, Dolby Digial 5.1, English DVS 2.0.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Subject: Black people > United States > Drama.
White people > United States > Drama.
Secret societies > United States > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Comedy films.
Fantasy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Fiction films.

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Beacon Falls Public Library DVD AME (Text) 33120155768549 Adult New DVD Available -
Bethel Public Library NEW DVD AMERICAN (Text) 34030155773739 Adult DVD Checked out 06/22/2024
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