Above the Rim

Overview

Jeff Pollack directs Tupac Shakur and Leon in the urban basketball drama Above the Rim, which comes to DVD with a pair of transfers. The widescreen transfer preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1, and is preferable to the standard full-frame image. Closed-captioned English soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital Surround. English subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include theatrical trailers. Additional extras are available for those with a DVD-ROM drive. ...
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Overview

Jeff Pollack directs Tupac Shakur and Leon in the urban basketball drama Above the Rim, which comes to DVD with a pair of transfers. The widescreen transfer preserves the original theatrical aspect ratio of 1.85:1, and is preferable to the standard full-frame image. Closed-captioned English soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital 5.1 and Dolby Digital Surround. English subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include theatrical trailers. Additional extras are available for those with a DVD-ROM drive. This is a fine release from New Line Home Entertainment.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Widescreen and Fullscreen versions of the film ; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound; English subtitles and closed captions; Theatrical trailer ; DVD-Rom content
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/14/2003
  • UPC: 794043613524
  • Original Release: 1994
  • Rating:

  • Source: New Line Home Video
  • Region Code: 1
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1), Theatre Wide-Screen (1.85.1)
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby Digital Surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:38:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 19,788

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Duane Martin Kyle-Lee
Leon Shep
Tupac Shakur Birdie
David Bailey Rollins
Tonya Pinkins Mailika
Marlon Wayans Bugaloo
Bernie Mac Flip
Byron Minns Monroe
Michael Rispoli Richie
James Williams Speedy
Frank Martin Will
Robert Harvey Official
Anthony Hargraves Referee
Darien Berry Younger Player
Wood Harris
Technical Credits
Jeff Pollack Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Irving Azoff Producer
Harold Baines Stunts
Michael Barosky Musical Direction/Supervision
James D. Brubaker Executive Producer
Barry Michael Cooper Screenwriter
Steve Greener Associate Producer
Keith Hickles Stunts
Mara Manus Associate Producer
Ellyn Long Marshall Casting
Ina Mayhew Production Designer
Howard McMaster Asst. Director
Benny Medina Producer, Screenwriter
Aaron Meyerson Associate Producer
Marcus Miller Score Composer
James Mitchell Editor
Marie E. Nelson Casting
Karen Perry Costumes/Costume Designer
Tom Priestley Jr. Cinematographer
Michael Ripps Editor
Jeff Ward Stunts
Paul Weathered Set Decoration/Design
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Hoop Dream/Main Titles
2. NCAA Material?
3. Bugaloo Busts Out
4. Players Club
5. One on None
6. Momma's House Rules
7. Taking a Leak
8. Old School With Flip
9. Coach Wanted
10. Teamwork
11. Brothers at the Gave
12. Too Much Coffee
13. Cruising for a Bruising
14. Shaft
15. Tom's Career Moves
16. No Curfew for Moms
17. A Tip from Flip
18. Personal Fouls
19. Owing Something
20. "14-Karat Urkel"
21. Goodbye to the Past
22. Birdie's Team Meeting
23. Evening the Score
24. Shoot Out
25. "You're Playing for Me"
26. One More Player
27. Hoyas Vs. Pirates
28. End Credits
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
      Widescreen
      Fullscreen
   Set Up Options
      5.1 Surround Sound
      2.0 Stereo Surround Sound
      English Subtitles
         On
         Off
   Select a Scene
   All Access Pass
      Theatrical Trailer (:54)
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