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The Resource The mambo kings, Warner Bros. presents in association with Le Studio Canal+, Regency Enterprises and Alcor Films ; an Arnon Milchan production ; executive producer, Steven Reuther ; screenplay by Cynthia Cidre ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Arne Glimcher ; directed by Arne Glimcher, (DVD/)

The mambo kings, Warner Bros. presents in association with Le Studio Canal+, Regency Enterprises and Alcor Films ; an Arnon Milchan production ; executive producer, Steven Reuther ; screenplay by Cynthia Cidre ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Arne Glimcher ; directed by Arne Glimcher, (DVD/)

Label
The mambo kings
Title
The mambo kings
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. presents in association with Le Studio Canal+, Regency Enterprises and Alcor Films ; an Arnon Milchan production ; executive producer, Steven Reuther ; screenplay by Cynthia Cidre ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Arne Glimcher ; directed by Arne Glimcher
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Musician brothers, Cesar and Nestor, leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, with the hopes of making it to the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother who serves as the business manager and is a consumate ladies' man. Nestor is the brooding songwriter, who cannot forget the woman in Cuba who broke his heart. This is an unrated version of the film, with one restored scene
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TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Choreography by Michael Peters ; costume designers, Ann Roth, Gary Jones, Bridget Kelly ; edited by Claire Simpson ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel ; director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; music by Carlos Franzetti, Robert Kraft
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: [Unrated]; originally rated: R; for sexuality
Language note
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M25675 2005
PerformerNote
Armand Assante, Antonio Banderas, Cathy Moriarty, Maruschka Detmers, Desi Arnaz Jr., Roscoe Lee Browne, Talisa Soto, Vondie Curtis Hall, Cordelia Gonzales, Tito Puente, Helena Carroll, Celia Cruz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1962-
  • 1953-
  • 1957-
  • 1923-2000
  • 1948-
  • 1931-
  • 1947-
  • 1935-2017
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  • Glimcher, Arnold B.
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Reuther, Steven
  • Cidre, Cynthia
  • Assante, Armand
  • Banderas, Antonio
  • Moriarty, Cathy
  • Detmers, Maruschka
  • Arnaz, Desi
  • Browne, Roscoe Lee
  • Soto, Talisa
  • Curtis-Hall, Vondie
  • González, Cordelia
  • Puente, Tito
  • Carroll, Helena
  • Cruz, Celia
  • Peters, Michael
  • Roth, Ann
  • Jones, Gary
  • Kelly, Bridget
  • Simpson, Claire
  • Wurtzel, Stuart
  • Ballhaus, Michael
  • Franzetti, Carlos
  • Kraft, Robert
  • Hijuelos, Oscar
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Studio Canal+
  • Regency Enterprises
  • Alcor Films
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
105
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  • Brothers
  • Musicians
  • Cuban Americans
  • Mambos (Music)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The mambo kings, Warner Bros. presents in association with Le Studio Canal+, Regency Enterprises and Alcor Films ; an Arnon Milchan production ; executive producer, Steven Reuther ; screenplay by Cynthia Cidre ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Arne Glimcher ; directed by Arne Glimcher, (DVD/)
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Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel "The mambo kings play songs of love" by Oscar Hijuelos. The novel won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, 1990
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • "This unrated version contains material different from the R-rated version"--Container
  • Special features: Commentary by director Arne Glimcher; The Mambo Kings: behind-the-scenes; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61233902
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Unrated version; widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780790740805
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
085391230823
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
12308
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround stereo., dual-layer
Label
The mambo kings, Warner Bros. presents in association with Le Studio Canal+, Regency Enterprises and Alcor Films ; an Arnon Milchan production ; executive producer, Steven Reuther ; screenplay by Cynthia Cidre ; produced by Arnon Milchan, Arne Glimcher ; directed by Arne Glimcher, (DVD/)
Distribution
Note
  • Based on the novel "The mambo kings play songs of love" by Oscar Hijuelos. The novel won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction, 1990
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1992
  • "This unrated version contains material different from the R-rated version"--Container
  • Special features: Commentary by director Arne Glimcher; The Mambo Kings: behind-the-scenes; Theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm61233902
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Edition
Unrated version; widescreen version
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780790740805
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
085391230823
Other physical details
DVD video, sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
12308
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround stereo., dual-layer

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