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Gangs of New York  Cover Image DVD DVD

Gangs of New York / Miramax Films presents a Martin Scorsese picture an Alberto Grimaldi production ; a Miramax Films presentation.

Grimaldi, Alberto. (Added Author). Weinstein, Harvey, 1952- (Added Author). Cocks, Jay. (Added Author). Zaillian, Steven. (Added Author). Lonergan, Kenneth. (Added Author). Scorsese, Martin. (Added Author). DiCaprio, Leonardo. (Added Author). Day-Lewis, Daniel. (Added Author). Diaz, Cameron. (Added Author). Broadbent, Jim. (Added Author). Reilly, John C., 1965- (Added Author). Thomas, Henry, 1971- (Added Author). Gleeson, Brendan. (Added Author). Neeson, Liam. (Added Author). Ballhaus, Michael, 1935-2017 (Added Author). Schoonmaker, Thelma. (Added Author). Shore, Howard. (Added Author). Powell, Sandy. (Added Author). Ferretti, Dante, 1943- (Added Author). U2 (Musical group) (Added Author). Miramax Films. (Added Author). Leonardo Dicaprio, Daniel Day Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Henry Thomas, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson. (Cast).


Set in New York City just prior to the Civil War, a man seeks to avenge the death of his father and gets caught in the middle of the powerful and corrupt political machines of Manhattan.

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788846361
  • ISBN: 9780788846366
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (167 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen format.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Miramax Films, [2011]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary
Region 1, NTSC, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features: costume design featurette; set design featurette; history of the five points featurette; exploring the sets of Gangs of New York with multiple angles utilizing 360 degree shots of the sets; U2 music video The hands that built America; Discovery Channel special "Uncovering the real Gangs of New York"; The five points study guide: Luc Sante introduction and five points vocabulary; Feature commentary with Martin Scorsese; theatrical trailer; teaser trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Thelma Schoonmaker ; original music, Howard Shore ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Dante Ferretti ; producers, Alberto Grimaldi, Harvey Weinstein ; screenplay writers, Jay Cocks, Steven Zaillian, Kenneth Lonergan ; director, Martin Scorsese.
Participant or Performer Note:
Leonardo Dicaprio, Daniel Day Lewis, Cameron Diaz, Jim Broadbent, John C. Reilly, Henry Thomas, Brendan Gleeson, Liam Neeson.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for intense strong violence, sexuality/nudity and language.
System Details Note:
DVD format.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
English or French dialogue.
Awards Note:
Golden Globes, USA, 2003: Golden Globe - Best Director - Motion Picture (Martin Scorsese); Best Original Song - Motion Picture (U2 (music/lyrics) For the song "The Hands That Built America").
Subject: Immigrants > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Irish drama > New York (State) > New York > Drama.
Gangs > New York (State) > Five Points > Drama.
Immigrants > United States > History > 19th century > Drama.
Immigrants > New York (State) > New York > Economic conditions > 19th century > Drama.
Crime > New York (State) > New York > 19th century > Drama.
Closed captioning.
Five Points (New York, N.Y.) > History > 19th century > Drama.
Genre: Video recordings.
Historical films.
Gangster films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Crime films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 18 of 22 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cameron Public. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Cameron Public Library.


  • 1 current hold with 22 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cameron Public Library DVD 6583 (Text) 32311111199365 DVD Available -

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