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The Resource The cookout, Lions Gate Films presents a Flavor Unit Films production in association with Lions Gate Films ; produced by Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere, Darryl "Latee" French ; screenplay by Laurie B. Turner & Ramsey Gbelawoe & Jeffrey Brian Holmes ; directed by Lance Rivera

The cookout, Lions Gate Films presents a Flavor Unit Films production in association with Lions Gate Films ; produced by Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere, Darryl "Latee" French ; screenplay by Laurie B. Turner & Ramsey Gbelawoe & Jeffrey Brian Holmes ; directed by Lance Rivera

Label
The cookout
Title
The cookout
Statement of responsibility
Lions Gate Films presents a Flavor Unit Films production in association with Lions Gate Films ; produced by Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere, Darryl "Latee" French ; screenplay by Laurie B. Turner & Ramsey Gbelawoe & Jeffrey Brian Holmes ; directed by Lance Rivera
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Todd Anderson's life changes overnight when he signs a $30 million contract with the NBA. Determined not to forget where he's from, he throws a cookout for his family and friends from the hood - in his new neighborhood. As old and new friends arrive, a series of mix-ups occur - and things are about to get a little on the wild side
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tom Houghton ; editors, Jeff McEvoy, Patricia Bowers ; music, Camara Kambon ; costume designer, Misa Hylton-Brim ; production designer, Anne Stuhler
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for drug content, sexual references and language
Language note
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Ja Rule, Tim Meadows, Jenifer Lewis, Storm P, Meagan Good, Jonathan Silverman, Farrah Fawcett, Ruperto Vanderpool, Frankie Faison, Vincent Pastore, Kevin L. Phillips, Gerry Bamman, Eve, Danny Glover, Queen Latifah
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1961-
  • 1981-
  • 1947-
  • 1970-
  • 1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rivera, Lance
  • Ja Rule
  • Meadows, Tim
  • Storm P
  • Good, Meagan
  • Houghton, Tom
  • Kambon, Camara
  • Queen Latifah
  • Compere, Shakim
  • French, Darryl
  • Lewis, Jenifer
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outdoor cooking
  • African American basketball players
  • Community life
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The cookout, Lions Gate Films presents a Flavor Unit Films production in association with Lions Gate Films ; produced by Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere, Darryl "Latee" French ; screenplay by Laurie B. Turner & Ramsey Gbelawoe & Jeffrey Brian Holmes ; directed by Lance Rivera
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on a story by Queen Latifah & Shakim Compere & Darryl "Latee" French
  • Special features: recipe for 'The cookout' featurette: behind-the-scenes flava with the cast; deleted scenes; "Street ballin'" featurette: behind-the-scenes on the neighbor "hood" court; outtakes/bloopers; music montages; 'Gold diggers' featurette: actors discuss the grubbers and hangers-on; family commentaries with Jenifer Lewis and Storm P; 'What is a good cookout?' featurette: the cast share their simple steps to a cookout
  • Videorecording
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 (88 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398168294
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
16829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56899348
  • ocm56899348
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cookout, Lions Gate Films presents a Flavor Unit Films production in association with Lions Gate Films ; produced by Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere, Darryl "Latee" French ; screenplay by Laurie B. Turner & Ramsey Gbelawoe & Jeffrey Brian Holmes ; directed by Lance Rivera
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Based on a story by Queen Latifah & Shakim Compere & Darryl "Latee" French
  • Special features: recipe for 'The cookout' featurette: behind-the-scenes flava with the cast; deleted scenes; "Street ballin'" featurette: behind-the-scenes on the neighbor "hood" court; outtakes/bloopers; music montages; 'Gold diggers' featurette: actors discuss the grubbers and hangers-on; family commentaries with Jenifer Lewis and Storm P; 'What is a good cookout?' featurette: the cast share their simple steps to a cookout
  • Videorecording
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 (88 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398168294
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
16829
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56899348
  • ocm56899348
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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